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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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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 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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Some 1980 Retro Twin fin models now at the Quiksilver Boardriders store in Coolangatta on

Some 1980 Retro Twin fin models now at the Quiksilver Boardriders store in Coolangatta on the "Goldy" Some 1980 Retro Twin fin models now at the Quiksilver Boardriders store in Coolangatta on the “Goldy”. Color sprayed by Mono. Glassed in 6oz with set Fins & Gloss – Polish finishes. @markmonostewart2481 @quiksilver @boardriderscoolangatta…

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Some boards sprayed by Mono at PSM Glassing in Byron Bay

Some boards sprayed by Mono at PSM Glassing in Byron Bay Some boards sprayed by Mono at PSM Glassing in Byron Bay. From left to right, a 1980 MR Retro Twin fin. A 1978 Retro MR twin fin. Two 1980 Retro Twin Fins. A custom Bushranger 3 model for Dylan Skuse. A 1980 Retro Twin Fin. @markmonostewart2481 @slimes_surf_skate…

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“The Son Of Cobra” Paul Lefevre’s incredible glitter resin – glassing work on a MR

"The Son Of Cobra" Paul Lefevre's incredible glitter resin - glassing work on a MR Retro Twin Fin at Lost Surfboards in San Clemente, California “The Son Of Cobra” Paul Lefevre’s incredible glitter resin – glassing work on a MR Retro Twin Fin at Lost Surfboards in San Clemente, California. I’m not sure how to even describe it, all I can say is that Paul is amazingly…

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Dane Reynolds on a 1980 Retro Twin Fin

Dane Reynolds on a 1980 Retro Twin Fin Dane Reynolds on a 1980 Retro Twin Fin. Re Posted from Morgan Maassen who took the photo & posted it a few days ago. The shot was taken in Australia. @morganmaassen @sealtooth #markrichardssurfboards #mrtwinfin #mrretrotwinfin #mr1980retrotwinfinmodel…

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A 1980 Retro Twin Fin model being polished by Peter Grover at PSM, Professional Surfboard

A 1980 Retro Twin Fin model being polished by Peter Grover at PSM, Professional Surfboard Manufacturing in Byron Bay A 1980 Retro Twin Fin model being polished by Peter Grover at PSM, Professional Surfboard Manufacturing in Byron Bay. In the surfboard industry shapers tend to get all the glory but without all the combined talents of sprayers, glassers, sanders, fin…

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