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by saltman
Thu Feb 22, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: bonzers.....the quad fad is over
Replies: 768
Views: 116476

Re: bonzers.....the quad fad is over

Hadn’t given it a lot of thought
Would like to
by saltman
Tue Feb 20, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: that wetsuit discussion...
Replies: 1926
Views: 285627

Re: that wetsuit discussion...

My needessentials has got a massive hole in the armpit. Have had it since August but started wearing it in October or so. If it wasn't for that, i would have been impressed. Fit was great; very soft, stretchy etc. I will try to repair, but i don't think i will buy again. Shame. August 2017? Surely ...
by saltman
Tue Feb 20, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: bonzers.....the quad fad is over
Replies: 768
Views: 116476

Re: bonzers.....the quad fad is over

tootr wrote:
Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:37 pm
6.8 by 20 3/4 by 2 3/4.
Made for 86kg by MC.
Mmmmm any pics
3 or 5 set up
by saltman
Mon Feb 19, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16766
Views: 1370793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

The Ox gentlemen s hour today. looked about 4 ft peaky and fun so took the 5-11 quartet Waited patiently a little down from the main peak and scored two OH sets that walled all the way to the hut Board held in well and just flew, took high line well (with one semi carve off the top ) - then drop , d...
by saltman
Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 179
Views: 5857

Re: Summer

man, that's a long drive just to surf with 378 other people who all have their froth on. go a little further north. Yeah was thinking of scheduling some “work “ up that way Rumours are the sand at the other spot north may not suit the easterly direction so much Might as well stay on the goldy and s...
by saltman
Thu Feb 15, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 179
Views: 5857

Re: Summer

Noosa first point?
by saltman
Sun Feb 11, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 1457
Views: 145244

Re: Midlengths

Had a session at north cronulla yesterday. Very busy 2ft max on the sets. The 8” single is perfect for it. Going to get a 2+1 set up. Thinking about the shapers 6” 2+1 set up. Not bag value at $150. If was super crowded... haven’t had a collision in a while. Had 2 yesterday. Nose chipped on my new ...
by saltman
Sun Feb 11, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16766
Views: 1370793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

This morning more punch in the swell but a wobble from the evening nor’easters
Yet dead calm till 8am so there were some cleanish peaks in the mix. And only a handful out
by saltman
Sat Feb 10, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3574
Views: 243259

Re: Just general surfing stuff

I'm fixing up a pretty nice 7'6" pintail thing, I've had it for years and years and only really now after about 10 years surfing down here I've come to the point where I might, might think about using it every now and then. Anyway, I've put whatever FCS fins in (and yeah Braithy I agree the Futures...
by saltman
Sat Feb 10, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16766
Views: 1370793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Get some good ones Steve? fcuking oath Loof. I almost lost my shizzle in a road rage incident in the car park then regained composure and using a strategy of 100% run around into the rip I snagged some gems off a frothing pack. Will be packed Sunday with the early Northerly This morning was just pr...
by saltman
Sat Feb 10, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16766
Views: 1370793

Re: Where did you surf today ?

At last decent waves at home
Crystal clean peaks up and down the beach
3ft. Some barrels to be had before the northerly
by saltman
Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3574
Views: 243259

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Ok more details on the rocker
Guessing no late tail lift
by saltman
Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3574
Views: 243259

Re: Just general surfing stuff

steve shearer wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:34 am
Bic Classic Fine or GTFO
But seriously can you describe the bottom contours of the ghost a bit more.
by saltman
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:12 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3574
Views: 243259

Re: Just general surfing stuff

steve shearer wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:21 pm
Lucky Al wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:49 pm
That was brilliant Steve, you're a wizard with the pen. Will you be taking it to the Mentawais?

thanks Al, yes absolutely if it's still in one piece.
Maybe Al can take a spare pen to the ments for Steve
by saltman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 50
Views: 1912

Re: Mentawai quiver.

Now don’t get all jealous Loofy

Just cause steve wouldn’t Let you knowwhere he was staying in Fiji
by saltman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 50
Views: 1912

Re: Mentawai quiver.

Yeah. For the record I am booked away to indo for first 2 weeks of August this year
Steve will be able to tune his quiver just in time
by saltman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 179
Views: 5857

Re: Summer

buddy wrote:
Mon Feb 05, 2018 12:58 pm
Why do you leave so much during swell season?
Work
Generally I am away one in three weeks all year round

Am guessing there were some excellent waves your way this morning
by saltman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 179
Views: 5857

Re: Summer

Next week mark my words
Monday to Friday