Discussion about different aspects of surfboard shapes, sizes, design, fins, etc.
The board I picked up yesterday has a stripped hole in the leading, right FCS plug. I'm going to need to rethread it before I can ride it. Bummer,...
LBCrew on another thread stated that he is at a point of having a minimalistic quiver. Just got to that same place myself with a quiver that I'm...
I am about 5'10" and i weigh about 130. Im thinking about either getting a 5'6" Dumpster Diver, or a 5'5" Pod. Any suggestions? I want a board that...
Just a finish coat left to go. Roy's parallel profile design was to tempting not to try.
I currently have a 5'6'' dumpster diver and love it, however it isn't as good as its been hyped up to be in crummy knee-high to waist high...
Does anyone have any experience building these? I've shaped a couple alaias and want to move on to something a little more user (rider) friendly. ...
I'm curious what size board you ride for your body size?
I know this debate has probably been done a million times, but I'm looking at getting one of the two as a small waves board. If you could only have...
Sick Vid. so stoked. What are your thoughts?
Here are the three internal panels for the 10'5" Hotkurl. Three layers are used rather than the usual two, so that they can be made thinner, this...
Personally I like a board that is hand shaped by one guy from the USA. Price can be the same even cheaper in some cases. Thoughts?
I've been coming to swellinfo for years to check the surf reports and have been reading posts on here for quite some time, only recently did I choose...
Here in this thread my goal is to share my wood working with anyone who cares to look. I am open to advice and suggestions from anyone with a solid...
Hi Guys --
I am in a frenzy to find a great small wave board. Im talking 1 foot gutless junk. But I want it to be short, I'm sick of riding a 7...
I hear so many people talking about bringing step up boards when they go somewhere sweet to surf like Pr and whatnot. So what exactly are they? Is it...
I've clicked on a couple of those little "best wave for today" icons next to the forecast, which takes you to Global Surf Industries website... What...
I need something to pass the time on weekdays after work and on weekends. Why not shape a board? It's educational, may improve my surfing, and won't...
I just decided that it's time to shape my first board and I'm looking for some insight as to what shape might be a good one to start on, as well as...
Hey guys I put my first traction pad on a couple of days ago and I accidentally put it way to far up, how can I remove it and put it back on farther...
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