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Laurie Towner’s custom 1980 Retro Pro Twin Fin model

Laurie Towner’s custom 1980 Retro Pro Twin Fin model. @laurietowner It’s 5’10 long, 20″ wide & 23/4″ thick, shaped from a Burford Blank. This model shares a similar Retro rocker, Vee bottom, fluted wings, wing Swallow…

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1980 MR Retro Twin Fin models with epic Color sprays at Euroglass in Hossegor, France

1980 MR Retro Twin Fin models with epic Color sprays at Euroglass in Hossegor, France. Super Twin & Retro Twin Fin models are available in Europe from Euroglass. @euroglass @stephenisbelly @paulyisearlgrey @cbradleysurf @yourgrace48 @quiksilver…

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A basic but epic looking spray on Tims 6’2″ 1980 Retro Twin Fin model

A basic but epic looking spray on Tims 6’2″ 1980 Retro Twin Fin model. @el_nacho_spagnola @markrichardssurfboardsapparel @markmonostewart2481 @peter_grover #markrichardssurfboards #markrichardscolordesigns #markrichardssprays…

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From top to bottom in my shaping room Racks

From top to bottom in my shaping room Racks. A 1979 Retro Single Fin Round Pin. Bushranger 3 Rounded Square & a 1980 Retro Pro Twin Fin. The Single Fin is finished & then other two are nearly finished. @burfordblanks @surfboardempire @slimesboardstore…

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With Mark Warren @markwarrensurfs at Burleigh Heads in 1982

With Mark Warren @markwarrensurfs at Burleigh Heads in 1982. The photo was taken near the shower block during the Stubbies Classic event. I’d just come out of the water after a heat. The Red shorts were “Stubbies” & were worn for…

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Nat Johnsen’s collection of MR Retro models

Nat Johnsen’s collection of MR Retro models. @anothery From Left to Right, 6’0″ 1980 Retro Twin Fin. 1978 Retro Twin Fin. Spoe’s 6’4″ 1980 Retro Twin Fin. 1976 Retro Wing / Pin Single Fin. This board was built for…

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Hughie Towner with his custom 1980 Retro Pro Twin Fin model

Hughie Towner with his custom 1980 Retro Pro Twin Fin model. Dimensions are 5’10, long, 20″ wide & 23/4″ thick. @hughietowner The color design was done by Nick Pope who also glassed it. Gloss & Polish finish with set Soar fins.…

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An epic Color design on a 1980 Retro Pro Twin fin for Tom Duesler

An epic Color design on a 1980 Retro Pro Twin fin for Tom Duesler. Its 6’2″ long, 201/2″ thick & 23/4″ thick. @tduesler #markrichardssurfboards #markrichardssprays #markrichardscolordesigns #mrtwinfin #mrretrotwinfin…

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Custom 1980 Retro Pro Twin fins for Tom Duesler & Darren

Custom 1980 Retro Pro Twin fins for Tom Duesler & Darren. Both boards are 6’2″ long, 201/2″ thick & 23/4″ thick. This model shares a similar Retro rocker, Vee bottom, fluted wings, & thickness distribution as the…

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Cutting the Swallow into the tail of a 1980 Retro Pro Twin Fin model

Cutting the Swallow into the tail of a 1980 Retro Pro Twin Fin model. I usually do this last as I find it easier to nearly complete the shape with the tail left square. I’ve lost count of how many times I have over cut & put a slice in the foam on the opposite…

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