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by saltman
Mon Nov 06, 2017 11:24 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: that wetsuit discussion...
Replies: 1839
Views: 266863

Re: that wetsuit discussion...

sure they're harder to get in and out of. Listen to that.......the people are speaking, they are roaring. It reminds me of when I smashed my wifes car in July and could'nt open the drivers side door. You had to get in the passengers side door, kind of squeeze past the gear stick and the hand brake ...
by saltman
Sat Nov 04, 2017 1:10 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16026
Views: 1262268

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Wind blown high tide peaks
Easterly swell about 3ft.
Sort of frustrating
by saltman
Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:52 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16026
Views: 1262268

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Cranked wrote:
Mon Oct 30, 2017 3:48 pm
Ahhh, who cares, there's some ok waves around
Tell me more please sir
by saltman
Thu Oct 12, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16026
Views: 1262268

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Nick Carroll wrote:
Thu Oct 12, 2017 12:21 pm
ha ha I think that looks like a massive overcall

cue heavy onshore and 3-4' of easterly sea state
I hope it's an overcall
I would like to break the curse
by saltman
Thu Oct 12, 2017 12:05 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16026
Views: 1262268

Re: Where did you surf today ?

General surf alert - attention Crabmeat, Buddy and Shearer
expect exceptional waves on the north coast starting early next week with pulses over the next 10-12 days

i am away!!
by saltman
Wed Oct 11, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16026
Views: 1262268

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Tiny conditions today and still not a breath of wind at 2pm
couldn't resist a few glides on my 8-1 at lunchtime
warm water and boardshorts
by saltman
Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:46 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16026
Views: 1262268

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Agreed
Just out of interest. Did it happen?
by saltman
Mon Oct 09, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Board Design, Repairing, Shaping, etc (was called Equipment)
Topic: Bonzer builds
Replies: 6
Views: 446

Re: Bonzer builds

Search swaylocks tfor Yorkeys board build thread of a bonzer
I found it very helpful
by saltman
Wed Oct 04, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Quiver thread
Replies: 1155
Views: 97036

Re: Quiver thread

I've narrowed things down and simplified, given at 51 y/o the brain is writing cheques the body can't cash. 6.2 Campbell Octafish 6.6 Goddard quad 7.0 Outer Island quad 7.2 Campbell egg 9.2 Goddard modern log 10.1 La Maitre glider How is the outer quad. What model/ type I had a few outers and they ...
by saltman
Wed Oct 04, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3123
Views: 201842

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Beanpole wrote:
Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:11 pm
Doing one of his rad cheater five semi prone out things.
don't care if I never see another surf video
After seeing Steph Gilmore do that cheater five stall in the barrel at Kelly's
pure joy and grace
by saltman
Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Maldives
Replies: 132
Views: 9975

Re: Maldives

Roti gets crowded as fccck. Full of old weird cnuts like Shearer and Cranked. Absolutely correct It's a bit of a pain to get to But i would rather surf with a bunch of cranky old weirdos on rote than a horde of hipsters and kamikazes That's true. The minute Shearer gets naked I am getting the fcck ...
by saltman
Tue Sep 26, 2017 7:43 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Maldives
Replies: 132
Views: 9975

Re: Maldives

Drailed wrote:
Sat Sep 23, 2017 6:17 pm
Roti gets crowded as fccck. Full of old weird cnuts like Shearer and Cranked.
Absolutely correct
It's a bit of a pain to get to
But i would rather surf with a bunch of cranky old weirdos on rote
than a horde of hipsters and kamikazes
by saltman
Mon Sep 25, 2017 4:05 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16026
Views: 1262268

Re: Where did you surf today ?

About time
by saltman
Fri Sep 22, 2017 5:38 am
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Ears
Replies: 22
Views: 1534

Re: Ears

It's a much better op these days if they go in thru the ear
I have had both types in a total of 3 surgeries
Last time I was back surfing in 4 weeks. No real pain post op
by saltman
Wed Sep 20, 2017 5:10 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Will spring have some zing?
Replies: 36
Views: 1927

Re: Will spring have some zing?

It's a plan. Wil lock it in a few weeks
by saltman
Wed Sep 20, 2017 12:09 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Will spring have some zing?
Replies: 36
Views: 1927

Re: Will spring have some zing?

steve shearer wrote:
Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:08 am
I don't think you are doing it right Salts.

Bring your gear down this way and I'll show you how to catch a flathead.
Will take you up on that when I get back
I did get a good 1kg 53cmflatty last Sunday
by saltman
Wed Sep 20, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Will spring have some zing?
Replies: 36
Views: 1927

Re: Will spring have some zing?

steve shearer wrote:
Tue Sep 19, 2017 7:13 pm


Luckily today I caught a jew, a tailor and a flathead: a spring trifecta.

Otherwise, I'd head to the Himalayas for 6 months from daylight savings.
Stellar effort on a day of increasing northerlies.
I wet a line twice - zilch
by saltman
Tue Sep 19, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3123
Views: 201842

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Drailed wrote:
Tue Sep 19, 2017 8:24 pm
Its kinda funny because a couple of younger brothers of a a mate of mine back in the UK surf and they would piss all over Steve, all over him.
Yeah but golden showers are a big thing with poms aren't they?