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Cleaning up the outline plan shape with a small Sureform after cutting the excess foam

Cleaning up the outline plan shape with a small Sureform after cutting the excess foam off with a hand Saw. The Sureform is about 45 years old. I bought it in Hawaii at Sears in the Ala Moans shopping center. It’s a Sears – Craftsman brand. I’ve…

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This is an oversize computer cut pre shape with a clean curvy outline & no

This is an oversize computer cut pre shape with a clean curvy outline & no wings. I’m retemplating the tail drawing on a double bump Wing Swallow tail. The cardboard template is from James Crawley’s 5’8″ vintage MR Twin Fin…

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Shane Atkins @ghost

Shane Atkins @ghost.racks displaying a Free Ride Replica model using Ghost Racks. The board is a replica of the Twin Fin I was riding in some of the “Off The Wall” sequences in the movie Free Ride. It’s 6’4″ long, 21″…

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A 42’year old shot of me at “Off The Wall” in 1978 on my 6’4″

A 42’year old shot of me at “Off The Wall” in 1978 on my 6’4″ Twin Fin. This one became known as the “Free Ride” model. It’s the board I was riding in some of the “Off the Wall” North Shore sequences…

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42 years ago watching “Off The Wall” in 1978 holding my 6’4″ Twin Fin

42 years ago watching “Off The Wall” in 1978 holding my 6’4″ Twin Fin. This one became known as the “Free Ride” model. It’s the board I was riding in some of the “Off the Wall” North Shore sequences…

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FOR SALE, A 1978 Retro Twin Fin model

FOR SALE, A 1978 Retro Twin Fin model. This replica model is not currently available to order. It’s 6’0″ long, 201/2″ wide & 23/4″ thick. Retro rocker & thickness distribution with a beak nose. Deep flat panel…

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These 4 boards belong to Matt Biolos & are on display in his office at

These 4 boards belong to Matt Biolos & are on display in his office at Lost Surfboards in San Clemente. From Left to Right, Lance Collins Wave Tools Twin Fin. Simon Anderson original Thruster replica. Two 1978 MR Retro Twin Fin models. @mayhemsurfboards_mattbiolos…

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“Off The Wall” in 1978 on my 6’4″ Twin Fin 42 years ago

“Off The Wall” in 1978 on my 6’4″ Twin Fin 42 years ago. This one became known as the “Free Ride” model. It’s the board I was riding in some of the “Off the Wall” North Shore sequences in Bill Delaneys…

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From Left to Right, •MR, 6’1/2″ talll, waist 36, XL tee, 85 kg

From Left to Right, •MR, 6’1/2″ talll, waist 36, XL tee, 85 kg. •1976 Retro Bumble Bee, 5’10”, 213/4″ wide, 27/8″ thick. •Free Ride Retro Twin Fin, 6’4″, 21″ wide, 27/8″ thick. •Original…

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The trailer for ” Fast and Loose”

The trailer for ” Fast and Loose”. The MR Twin Fin story. This is the mini movie exploring my Twin Fin history which was produced by Surfer Magazine Films @surfer_magazine & @quiksilver Peter Taras & Todd Prodanovich did all the hard…

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