Blog Archives

Mick Adam holding Mick Dykman’s new “Lone ranger” model

Mick Adam holding Mick Dykman’s new “Lone ranger” model. It’s 6 ‘0″, 203/8″ wide & 21/2″ thick. This was ordered through Slimes Surf & Skate in Newcastle & it’s the first one I…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

Flame sprays always look good

Found this photo of a couple of boards with flame sprays I shaped about 10 years ago. Flame sprays nearly always look good. As they weren’t for me I can’t remember the dimensions or any of the shape details. The blue one was a custom thruster for…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , ,

James Schramko with his 1977-78 Retro “Free Ride” replica twin fin

James Schramko with his 1977-78 Retro “Free Ride” replica twin fin. It’s 6’4″,21″ wide & 27/8″ thick. Glassed to last in 6 OZ , set hand made red white & blue fins & a glossed – polished…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

The double wing swallow tail of my Puffer Fish

The double wing swallow tail of my Puffer Fish. It’s 5’10”. 203/4″ wide & 25/8″ thick. I’ve ridden this board a lot & it has some serious back foot heel & toe indentations. I’ve always thought…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , ,

Tim Dickson outside Slimes Surf & Skate, King street, Newcastle

Tim Dickson outside Slimes Surf & Skate, King street, Newcastle. He’s holding Heath Whyte’s Retro single fin gun. Its 8’0″, 201/2″ wide & 3″ thick. It’s actually a 1976 “Bustin Down The…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

This is, or was, one of my favourite boards

This is, or was, one of my favourite boards. It’s my Mega Twin, 6’2″, 201/4″ wide & 25/8″ thick. It was auctioned off last week at the Cottesloe beach hotel in WA. The event was “Surfing Chefs For Surf Aid”…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , ,

Puffer 5 at Slimes Surf & Skate

Slimes Surf & Skate, King St, Newcastle. A clear 6’2″, 21″ wide & 25/8″ thick “Puffer 5”. Chris Dayas collecting his custom ordered “Puffer 5”. It’s 6’2″, 21″…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

Mick Adam’s new Super Twin

Mick Adam’s new Super Twin. 6’0″, 191/2″ wide & 23/8″ thick. Single to double concave bottom. Fin set up is MR FCS twin fins up front & a small stabilizer fin in the tail using FCS 2 plugs. Mick has an enviable collection…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

2 custom boards for Chris from FOAM

2 customs for Chris from FOAM. A 1976 Retro “Bumble Bee” 5’6″, 21″ wide & 21/2″ thick. Set MR Retro SOAR twin fins & FCS 1 plugs for a rear stabilizer. An “Alien” fish, 5’8″, 201/4″…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

Jesse Adam’s shaped Bushranger blank

Jesse Adam’s shaped blank. A round pin “Bushranger” model. It’s 6’1″, 185/8″ wide & 21/4″ thick. Bottom is single to double concave. It’s a “step up” mini gun for good surf…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

MR on Instagram

Follow Mark on Instagram instagram.com/markrichardssurfboards

Archived Posts