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by crabmeat thompson
Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:57 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Wave models
Replies: 31
Views: 673

Re: Wave models

BA wrote:
Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:51 am
I imagine ‘boo saying that in his stern dad voice.
wearing a lace teddy and suspenders.
by crabmeat thompson
Wed Sep 19, 2018 5:47 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Wave models
Replies: 31
Views: 673

Re: Wave models

:lol:
by crabmeat thompson
Tue Sep 18, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Wave models
Replies: 31
Views: 673

Re: Wave models

It's shit, all of it, cheap offshoots of source data, clumsy and badly graphed. Actual good surf forecast sites like Surfline spend a lot of time and money both accessing directly from NOAA and ECMRW and on carefully writing and re-writing their own interpretive software. They do crazy shit. They'r...
by crabmeat thompson
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 264
Views: 11755

Re: Mentawai quiver.

Nick Carroll wrote:
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:08 pm
I sense a disaster in the making here
it certainly has that feeling.
by crabmeat thompson
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 264
Views: 11755

Re: Mentawai quiver.

how long in padang before the boat trip?
by crabmeat thompson
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 264
Views: 11755

Re: Mentawai quiver.

stevepole is bringing RS into disrepute.

discuss
by crabmeat thompson
Sun Sep 16, 2018 12:34 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 264
Views: 11755

Re: Mentawai quiver.

:lol:
by crabmeat thompson
Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 4762
Views: 353407

Re: Just general surfing stuff

So the supposed only screening of jjf’s clip had the same number of viewers as a WSL contest So Jjf doesn’t need the WSL All this really tells ya is that roughly the same people are watching both. i didn't watch a single heat of the pool ... or any event bar jbay. but i did watch JJF's and Dane's r...
by crabmeat thompson
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 4762
Views: 353407

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Sophie wouldn't even know that said 6 min clip exists.
by crabmeat thompson
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 4762
Views: 353407

Re: Just general surfing stuff

even has its own helicopter to scout breaks with.
by crabmeat thompson
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:06 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: that wetsuit discussion...
Replies: 2081
Views: 329835

Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Sold fellas. to a lovely chap from Sydney.

maybe sydney isn't so bad after all.
by crabmeat thompson
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:05 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 264
Views: 11755

Re: Mentawai quiver.

steve shearer wrote:
Wed Sep 12, 2018 6:54 pm
it was for a 6'9".....don;t think I'll take it now.

forecast looks like a lot of S wind and small surf, which is the worst case scenario I think.

I'll pack that fish, probably be riding a lot of cross shore small lefts.
hypto mate, always the hypto.
by crabmeat thompson
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:02 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 4762
Views: 353407

Re: Just general surfing stuff

How did the hog get that gig? he started out as a surf coach with some high end clients. The wife of the owner of google is an avid surfer and surfs regularly with natasha ziff. she introduced hog to Mrs Ziff. Hog goes on all kinds of exotic trips on the royal google charter boat, some 250mil monst...
by crabmeat thompson
Wed Sep 12, 2018 6:18 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 264
Views: 11755

Re: Mentawai quiver.

nah mate ... no need to give up on life just yet. you still got a few good years of hypto in ya.
by crabmeat thompson
Wed Sep 12, 2018 6:04 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 264
Views: 11755

Re: Mentawai quiver.

if you need only one board, that has to be a hypto, hey?
by crabmeat thompson
Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 264
Views: 11755

Re: Mentawai quiver.

yeah WW2 being the operative word here. modern meds after you contract malaria and get them into you as the first symptoms appear, kill it dead, no repeats or lapses.
by crabmeat thompson
Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 264
Views: 11755

Re: Mentawai quiver.

yeah man ... i'd avoid the prevent meds at all costs, tbh
by crabmeat thompson
Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 264
Views: 11755

Re: Mentawai quiver.

no need for malaria meds is there? i've taken the prevent meds, and I've had malaria. from my experience, the prevent meds were worse than the actual malaria. i was nauseous, dizzy and felt like i had a defcon 5 hangover from the meds. i didn't feel like surfing at all. with malaria; about a month ...