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by Hatchnam
Wed May 23, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

South facing cove beach down the south coast. Double overhead sets with occasional bigger ones at the peak of the swell. Surfed two x two hour sessions and got a stack of waves. Left and right peaks. Wedgy, and bit shifty with lots of water moving. But some great runs when you got into position. Sur...
by Hatchnam
Tue May 22, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Nick Carroll wrote:
Tue May 22, 2018 10:52 am
Hatchnam wrote:
Tue May 22, 2018 9:14 am
10 channel ?
Like I said I'm on the two week 10 channel diet
Every surf till the end of May.
What’s the turning like ? Scram jet down the line mode with 45 degree climb-drop or can you surf top-to-bottom on it ?
by Hatchnam
Tue May 22, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Some nice walls reeling off at Wanda to Greenhills this AM.
by Hatchnam
Tue May 22, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

10 channel ?
by Hatchnam
Mon May 21, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: post your modern day sickness
Replies: 532
Views: 93565

Re: post your modern day sickness

Could also be the ... widest point being back from centre? That's definitely what it is. I'm not saying it won't work (what would I know) but it looks to me that I want the wide point pushed forward. and the fins are too far back. all the foam in this board is just wrong. all the curve at the back ...
by Hatchnam
Mon May 21, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Some swell coming in this week Iggy, was thinking of another trip to our secret spot til I saw the forecast..... prob be too much for it Thursday/Friday.... With big straight south groundswells that spot will be big round slamming closeouts with funky cross-onshore winds. We’d have it to ourselves ...
by Hatchnam
Mon May 21, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Swell has muscled up down the coast this morning. Solid double over head at least at local magnets, too big for the beaches. WSW blowing fairly hard, has killed off a few spots. Not here yet, it'd better show. I'm not putting up with these 10 channels for no reason god damn it Are you even going to...
by Hatchnam
Sun May 20, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Limited turn angles, very stripped back and basic type of surfing. But it does what it does well. That is, gets in early and goes like a bullet straight down the line. Still has a lot of bite and sensitivity in the tail end, for cutting down/back on and adjusting your line. Guessing it’s circa ‘75 ?...
by Hatchnam
Sun May 20, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

It’s got some rocker. Handles steep drops ok. Loads of foam up front and thins right out through the tail. Initially I bought it cheap just to do up as an art project and wasn’t going to surf it. But curiousity got the better of me. https://s31.postimg.cc/jslz6aiwb/7346_C2_D7-_DA91-4_E43-_B47_B-595_...
by Hatchnam
Sat May 19, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

It goes like a bullet down the line in big walled up groundswells. A few years ago I surfed Bells beach at double overhead on that thing. It was like a religious experience. Minimal input on my part. Board felt like it was surfing itself.
by Hatchnam
Sat May 19, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Mystics is the place to get to pitched that’s for sure. No room for error. Surfed greenhills. Long period swell lines with lotsa shutdowns but still a few shouldering peaks in the mix if you got in position when the sets came through. Surfed a chunky old 6”11 battle-axe pintail. Early roll in and st...
by Hatchnam
Sat May 19, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Nick Carroll wrote:
Sat May 19, 2018 12:09 pm
Inspired by Hatchnam, I am going to ride nothing but single fins for the next two weeks.

Ten channel single fins.

I’ll report back.
Attaboy! I’m heading to Wanda this minute with a big old pintail single fin to mow me down some long south swell walls
by Hatchnam
Thu May 17, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Dont you live in Perth Legion?? How were the waves today?? Hahahaha cnut Methamphetamine would be a better option. Perth Updated: 2018-05-17 08:22:00 Surf: inconsistent 0.5ft SW Winds: Moderate E Weather: fine Rating: 2/10 Very flat with offshore east wind. The waves are tiny around knee height. Mu...
by Hatchnam
Thu May 17, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

alakaboo wrote:
Thu May 17, 2018 1:08 pm
Hatchnam wrote:
Thu May 17, 2018 12:39 pm
Indeed it was brine brethren.

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Didn't know we had a brokeback mountain emoji.
Use the emoticons on your iPhone
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by Hatchnam
Thu May 17, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Indeed it was brine brethren.

I might take my infidel arse for a toddle down Haldon street and get a massive lunch while the rest of the people are fasting.



🤠
by Hatchnam
Thu May 17, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

3-4 foot punchy beachbreak peaks. raw jumbled swell with late critical takeoffs into a dredging speed run. Only three out stretched over a kilometre of beach. Heaps fun
by Hatchnam
Wed May 16, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3828
Views: 282452

Re: Just general surfing stuff

That’s him. Bryce Young also surfs insane. Valium smooth.

https://youtu.be/XIETsFpM4Po
by Hatchnam
Tue May 15, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17479
Views: 1490032

Re: Where did you surf today ?

gone off the quads?