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Vision of me using my Dad’s vintage Disston Hand Saw to cut off the nose

Vision of me using my Dad’s vintage Disston Hand Saw to cut off the nose section of the “rail bones” on a hand shape. I’m using the Saw vertically so it bends around the nose curve easier. The Bones came off in 2 sections as the template…

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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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•Cheyne Horan on a Geoff McCoy shaped Single Fin

•Cheyne Horan on a Geoff McCoy shaped Single Fin., ( Pink shorts ). •Shaun Tomson on a Spider Murphy shaped Safari Twin Fin, ( Red shorts ). •Chris “Critta” Byrne on a Phil Byrne shape, (Yellow shorts) Single Fin ? •Dane Kealoha on a Town &…

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A shot of me surfing Haleiwa in Hawaii, I’m guessing during the mid 1980’s

A shot of me surfing Haleiwa in Hawaii, I’m guessing during the mid 1980’s. It was my favourite wave on the North Shore. My memory is a bit vague on this one. Here’s what I do remember, The board is a 6’4″ long Twin Fin that I…

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A quiver of MR’s, (not mine )

A quiver of MR’s, (not mine ). The age spread would be around 40 years. The newest board would the one with black / red stripes & was made in 2018. The oldest would be one of the first two, guessing from the late 1970’s. From Left to Right, 5’10”…

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A bottom turn shot of me during the OP Pro at Huntington Beach in 1983

A bottom turn shot of me during the OP Pro at Huntington Beach in 1983. The board is a 6’2″ Twin Fin, 201/4″ wide & 23/4″ thick. The photo was taken by @tomservaisjr & published in @surfer_magazine in their event report.…

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Rod Browns 1982 Retro Twin Fin model, 6’2″, 201/4″ wide & 23/4″ thick

Rod Browns 1982 Retro Twin Fin model, 6’2″, 201/4″ wide & 23/4″ thick. Recently glassed by the team at PSM Glassing & sprayed by Mono. MR logos printed by Rhema Graphics. @rhemagraphics @markrichardssurfboardsapparel…

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A few custom orders for Slimes Surf shop in Newcastle waiting for Mono to spray

A few custom orders for Slimes Surf shop in Newcastle waiting for Mono to spray shaped from Burford Blanks. From Left to Right, Zac Settimo’s 5’10” Flying Fish model, a 6’0″ 1982 Concave Retro Twin Fin model for Tim &…

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A batch of custom orders that arrived at Slimes Surf & Skate in Newcastle last

A batch of custom orders that arrived at Slimes Surf & Skate in Newcastle last week. From left to right, Peter Ljubic – 6’1″ Bushranger Round Tail. Andrew Feeney – 7’4″ Bush Ranger, Rae River- 5’10”…

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MR Retro Model line up in Salt Water Wine Surf Shop, Port Macquarie

MR Retro Model line up in Salt Water Wine Surf Shop, Port Macquarie. From L to R, 1982 Twin Fin, 6’0″, 20″ wide, 23/4″ thick. 1980 Twin Fin, 6’2″, 201/4″ wide, 23/4″ thick. 1976 Bustin Down The Door Single…

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