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A new updated “Super Twin” model in the cradle of a KKL machine that usually

A new updated "Super Twin" model in the cradle of a KKL machine that usually computer cuts blanks A new updated “Super Twin” model in the cradle of a KKL machine that usually computer cuts blanks. This board is being scanned at KKL in Byron Bay by Luke using a laser to map all the aspects of the shape. Once the scan is finished all the information…

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3 shaped blanks & 2 boards in the back of my Toyota Kluger

3 shaped blanks & 2 boards in the back of my Toyota Kluger 3 shaped blanks & 2 boards in the back of my Toyota Kluger. One of the shapes ( once glassed by PSM ) & one of the finished boards are potential new models. They are headed to KKL in Byron Bay for Luke to computer scan for me. @coopswinz @kklmachine @burtonautomotive…

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A wing swallow Super Twin model I shaped recently, its 6”2″, long, 2014″ wide &

A wing swallow Super Twin model I shaped recently, its 6''2", long, 2014" wide & 25/8" thick A wing swallow Super Twin model I shaped recently, its 6”2″, long, 2014″ wide & 25/8″ thick. My phone video effort is a bit dodgy, I did’nt have the nose resting squarely on the front shaping stand. The song playing…

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This is one of my back up Skil 100 planer’s, it’s my second favourite &

This is one of my back up Skil 100 planer's, it's my second favourite & it has been seriously well cared for This is one of my back up Skil 100 planer’s, it’s my second favourite & it has been seriously well cared for. They are highly prized as they are no longer available to buy new. Originally designed for builders & carpenters but discovered…

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This is my Skil 100 electric planer

This is my Skil 100 electric planer This is my Skil 100 electric planer.( you have no idea how much I love this tool !! ). I bought it in Hawaii in 1978 after spending time shaping with Dick Brewer using his Skil. I couldn’t believe how much better it was than the “Towa” I’d…

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My first electric Planer which my dad gave me as a Christmas present when I

My first electric Planer which my dad gave me as a Christmas present when I was 13 years old My first electric Planer which my dad gave me as a Christmas present when I was 13 years old. It’s a Japanese Towa. I’d been bugging him for months to buy me one & my mum was dead set against it worried I’d chop off my fingers with it. Prior…

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The bottom of the first board I shaped, it had a displacement hull up in

The bottom of the first board I shaped, it had a displacement hull up in the nose & the fin was made from a rail off cut of foam The bottom of the first board I shaped, it had a displacement hull up in the nose & the fin was made from a rail off cut of foam. It was also my first attempt at glassing, Pink resin tint on the deck & blue resin tint on the bottom which gave me a purple rail…

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The first board I shaped & glassed when I was 12 years old

The first board I shaped & glassed when I was 12 years old The first board I shaped & glassed when I was 12 years old. It’s 3’5″ long, 151/2″ wide & 23/4″ thick. I glued a nose & tail off cut from a blank together & shaped it in the lane way at the back of our shop in Newcastle.…

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A 6’0″ Wing – Swallow “Super Twin” model I shaped recently

A 6'0" Wing - Swallow "Super Twin" model I shaped recently A 6’0″ Wing – Swallow “Super Twin” model I shaped recently. The bottom is Single to Double Concave, not quite as deep as it looks in the vision. The single concave is roughly 1/8″ deep & the double concave cut…

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The wing swallow on a “Super Twin” model

The wing swallow on a "Super Twin" model The wing swallow on a “Super Twin” model. I have roughly blended the swallow into the deck with the small surform in the picture which I bought at Sears in the Ala Moana shopping center back in the late 1970’s. It still has the original…

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