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    Time 2. I started in 1978 to get off smokes and...

    Time 2. I started in 1978 to get off smokes and finally got off it (Copenhagen) in 2001. It is very addictive.
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    Great thread! I need to start shopping. I want...

    Great thread! I need to start shopping. I want good milage, dependability, and the ability to go on the beach. I've been looking at Subaru Forester, Honda CRV, Toyota Rav 4. A small SUV should...
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    10425 We are suposed to get 6" here in VA and...

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    We are suposed to get 6" here in VA and it'll be below freezing tomorrow. Hopefully the end is in sight.
  4. Thread: First Surfboard

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    My best friend and I shared the cost of a lime...

    My best friend and I shared the cost of a lime green 9'6" Dewey Weber Performer. We had it shipped to a marina in Seacrest Beach, NJ for I think ~$75. I later bought out his interest as he went...
  5. Thread: Tide Clock

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    I brought mine inside and it is now working fine....

    I brought mine inside and it is now working fine. Perhaps the cold or humidity affected it on the porch.
  6. Thread: Tide Clock

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    I bought a Weams and Plath tide clock about 3...

    I bought a Weams and Plath tide clock about 3 years ago. Until recently it work well (adjustments ~1hr/3-4 months). I like just glancing at it as I walk by instead of looking up the chart and...
  7. Thread: One fin only!

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    One fin only!

    No wonder it's extinct.

    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/04/130410082201.htm
  8. Yes, interesting. There seems to be someone...

    Yes, interesting. There seems to be someone floundering or fleeing in the way of the rider that he may have been trying to avoid at the 8 sec mark.
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    There seems to be geographic variation. In HI, a...

    There seems to be geographic variation. In HI, a waterman typically surfs and often lifeguards (EMT's)
    http://www.dukefoundation.org//aboutthewatermanhalloffame53 while in the mid...
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    I simply swim one length under water and finish...

    I simply swim one length under water and finish the lap with a slow crawl. I do this 3 times at the end of the workout after catching my breath. I think it helps to know that feeling of running out...
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    It seems like we've been getting (on average) a...

    It seems like we've been getting (on average) a decent swell per week here. Not great but many have come on weekends and some with warm spells and light winds. As long as I can get at least 1...
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    Does anyone know if there is anything similar on...

    Does anyone know if there is anything similar on the Demarva?
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    Another side to this coin: I've driven around...

    Another side to this coin: I've driven around looking for the best spot and meanwhile the wind changed and the waves were either blown out or blown flat.
  14. Thread: Age

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    I like to watch "Surfing For Life" once a year or...

    I like to watch "Surfing For Life" once a year or so and I think it is relevent to this thread.

    http://www.surfingforlife.com/
  15. Thread: Age

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    I'm 62 and have surfed on boards for ~28 of those...

    I'm 62 and have surfed on boards for ~28 of those years.
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    Mele Kalikimaka & Good Waves to All

    Mele Kalikimaka &

    Good Waves to All
  17. Thread: Buck Sufrboards

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    Buck Sufrboards

    Has anyone heard of "Buck Custom Surfboards" - Indialantic, FL? I have a brown 9'er I picked up a long time ago and forgot about. I can't find any references on the web. I can't read the signature...
  18. Thread: Boot Drying

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    Stopping boot odor is like keeping squirels out...

    Stopping boot odor is like keeping squirels out of the bird feeder. There are many products and theories but none ever really work. Forget it. Booties will always stink - period. Go low tech...
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    With your age and experience, as said above, you...

    With your age and experience, as said above, you should be able to jump back on a hybrid/funshap or larger fish. That said I love my 9' Takyama "In the Pink" for most conditions though it is not...
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    Thanks for so many thought provoking replys. ...

    Thanks for so many thought provoking replys. Definitions aside, I suggest that many folks here surf mostly for the sheer joy of it rather than for some form of recognition. I do enjoy it when I do...
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    Surfing vs Team Sports

    A friend recently noted that among his gradchildren the one that excelled at surfing was the one that was the least athletically inclined. I have heard this before that sometimes the best surfers...
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    "Surfing For Life"

    "Surfing For Life"
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    I agree and this will be a lot better than me...

    I agree and this will be a lot better than me trying to explain from scratch!
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    Yep this is what I was looking for ! THANKS

    Yep this is what I was looking for ! THANKS
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    Instructional videos

    Someone posted a link to beginer instructional videos here about a year ago. They covered eticate, technique etc and were done with help of a white board. I think they were from Australia but not...
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