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by saltman
Tue Aug 21, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 4325
Views: 330626

Re: Just general surfing stuff

There should be more Mr Shearer’s in the surf
by saltman
Tue Aug 21, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

here we go: https://vimeo.com/229802433 I think we were supposed to watch this and think "legend" but I thought it was a bit haunting, even scary I found that incredibly sad, seemed too decent a bloke to be living alone like that. Is that how he wanted it? Who knows. It’s just the way he wanted to ...
by saltman
Tue Aug 21, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

here we go: https://vimeo.com/229802433 I think we were supposed to watch this and think "legend" but I thought it was a bit haunting, even scary How "old" Nick? I'm not sure, maybe 60? I'm not sure even he knew. Top guy Bob I had the pleasure of his company for a few years of dawn surfs at LA Bob ...
by saltman
Sun Aug 19, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: FOR SALE - BOARDS & STUFF (incl Lost & Found)
Topic: SIGNED! - MICK FANNING - LIMITED EDITION 39/100 - FINAL BELLS BOARD 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 412

Re: SIGNED! - MICK FANNING - LIMITED EDITION 39/100 - FINAL BELLS BOARD 2018

Wait you bought the board for $1400 with the intention of raising funds for charity
Or was it an after thought?
Generally you can get them donated for nix
by saltman
Sun Aug 19, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Pinhead goes normal
Replies: 14
Views: 382

Re: Pinhead goes normal

Lovely board

Rear fins flat inside foil?
by saltman
Fri Aug 17, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

And his phantom kite on the left
by saltman
Fri Aug 17, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

There were joules aplenty and they were killed

Steve’s time will come
by saltman
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

yesterday an in betweener
by saltman
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 4325
Views: 330626

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Most of the bootie boys i know down the coast wear o'neill. Split toe of course. The little toggle thing at the back of the heel that tensions the ankle string is the only thing that ever seems to fcuk up over time. I think the newer models have improved the design. Wore O’Neill booties a lot when ...
by saltman
Thu Aug 16, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Crankys fav at 6.30 am just 4 guys out Ruler edged lines marching down the reef double overhead sets every 10 minutes The 5.10 quartet was getting a bit chattery as it hit top speed but held in remarkably well Crowd grew to a dozen after an hour with clean up sets every 30 minutes keeping it real Ni...
by saltman
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Took the long walk around the cliffs to an allegedly semi secret spot
Only to find the Padang Padang surf school complete with German surfer girls getting pushed into waves
Considering ulus was 2ft at best it was a bit of fun

Next 2 days look better
by saltman
Sun Aug 12, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Cranked wrote:
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:50 am
The day is but young, plenty of time for something to happen.
Crank the sage got it right
Swell showing nicely towards the bottom of the run out tide
by saltman
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Cranked wrote:
Sun Aug 12, 2018 12:56 am
Heh, that's my wave. Should be better tomorrow.

Have fun salty. I'll be back in 2 weeks, bummer we miss each other.
Forecasts got it wrong
The swell appears to have peaked last evening
by saltman
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Inside impossibles an hour off the new moon low tide
5 ft sets regularly turning the line up into corduroy
Between 8 and 12 guys on it
Occasionally someone from the middle section would sneak a ride through
by saltman
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

:D
by saltman
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: darren longbottom
Replies: 2
Views: 351

Re: darren longbottom

Thanks
longbum was regular contributor here especially on board design at the time of the quad revolution
by saltman
Sat Aug 04, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: winter 2018
Replies: 51
Views: 2762

Re: winter 2018

Canngu was unruly early Regularly Closing out between the left and right
Some decent lefts on outside bank up the beach getting better as the morning goes on
by saltman
Wed Aug 01, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 18598
Views: 1629447

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Have fond memory of OC
at the size it just starts to work
but that was 12 years ago