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A shot from my Sunday afternoon decal cutting session

A shot from my Sunday afternoon decal cutting session A shot from my Sunday afternoon decal cutting session. My surfboard decals are printed by Rhema Graphics at Currumbin on the “Goldy”. Each sheet comes with assorted logos that have to be individually cut out. They are printed on fine porous…

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A couple of EPS – Epoxy boards that Nick Pope glassed for me set up

A couple of EPS - Epoxy boards that Nick Pope glassed for me set up with FCS 2 Plugs A couple of EPS – Epoxy boards that Nick Pope glassed for me set up with FCS 2 Plugs. I shaped them both out of US Blanks EPS foam & Nick glassed them with 4oz glass & Epoxy resin. The rounded square is one of my new “Bushranger 3” Thruster…

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My Super Twin model just back from glassing at PSM in record time

My Super Twin model just back from glassing at PSM in record time My Super Twin model just back from glassing at PSM in record time. I think I got preferential treatment from the team getting it done in less than a week. Mick glassing, Darren Fins, Bruno sanding, Peter & Paul on fine sanding & wet / dry finish. I posted…

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A 40 year old shot, taken in 1977 by Dan Merkel at Haleiwa in Hawaii

A 40 year old shot, taken in 1977 by Dan Merkel at Haleiwa in Hawaii A 40 year old shot, taken in 1977 by Dan Merkel at Haleiwa in Hawaii. I’m riding a Twin Fin, 6’4″, 21″ wide, 27/8″ thick. It’s the multi coloured Twin Fin I was riding in the movie Free Ride. I still have this board &…

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My Weekend homework, coming up with a variety of sprays & filling in order forms

My Weekend homework, coming up with a variety of sprays & filling in order forms for a batch of stock Retro Single Fin & Twin Fin models My Weekend homework, coming up with a variety of sprays & filling in order forms for a batch of stock Retro Single Fin & Twin Fin models. They were just ordered by Slimes Surf & Skate stores in Newcastle & Erina on the Central Coast. Unless…

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A display of my Twin Fins in San Clemente, Re Posted from @lostsurfboards There’s an

A display of my Twin Fins in San Clemente, Re Posted from @lostsurfboards There's an assortment of 1978 Retro's, 1980 Retro's & 1980 Retro Pro models A display of my Twin Fins in San Clemente, Re Posted from @lostsurfboards There’s an assortment of 1978 Retro’s, 1980 Retro’s & 1980 Retro Pro models. Color Sprays by Peter St Pierre & Terry Shin. Glassed at the Moonlight factory.…

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A 1974 Retro Pipeline Pintail single fin gun

A 1974 Retro Pipeline Pintail single fin gun A 1974 Retro Pipeline Pintail single fin gun. It’s 8’0″ long, 20″” wide & 3″ thick with a set Fin. The photo was taken after the board had been sanded prior to the final coat of resin being brushed on. It has retro…

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A shot taken at “Off The Wall” from the early 1980’s

A shot taken at "Off The Wall" from the early 1980's A shot taken at “Off The Wall” from the early 1980’s. The board was an absolute favourite 6’0″ twin that I took to San Diego after the Hawaiian events to leave at Gordon & Smith surfboards to reference. They were making…

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My Super Twin model from yesterday’s post, single pin line design with the tape removed

My Super Twin model from yesterday's post, single pin line design with the tape removed My Super Twin model from yesterday’s post, single pin line design with the tape removed. Usually a pin line on the foam is sprayed but I hand painted it with a small brush. I was worried that the water based Fluro paint would bleed under the edges of the…

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This is a Super Twin I shaped for myself from a Burford Blank where I

This is a Super Twin I shaped for myself from a Burford Blank where I decided to do a single pin line design This is a Super Twin I shaped for myself from a Burford Blank where I decided to do a single pin line design. Usually a pin line on the foam is sprayed but I decided to hand paint it with a small brush. I’m really slow at taping up sprays, it took me about an…

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