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by swvic
Mon Jan 21, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Good points, Nick, and I'll read with interest Because of chronic injury, my capacity to surf what I once did without much consideration is greatly diminished. Primarily, it's to not imperil myself or others who would likely attempt my rescue. Dunno what I'd do if someone was in trouble and I was se...
by swvic
Mon Jan 21, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Exactly, but it's all academic. Fact is it will be done. As will the stretch south to Port Macquarie. When is the question Also, despite what any of us think is the right sort of development, it will be developed. Recent history shows councils spruiking a mix to cover the needs of the wider communit...
by swvic
Mon Jan 21, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

I drove the Point Plomer Rd between xmas and new year. Sure, it'll be a whole lot different if they seal it, but really it's a matter of when, not if
by swvic
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Tectonic shift overnight
by swvic
Mon Jan 07, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

'boo's OCD
by swvic
Mon Jan 07, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

I got a pm from aj about some fins I'd loaned him. Said he'd probably not be back on RS, but never say never. I'll miss posts from one of our most intelligent and interesting contributors
by swvic
Thu Dec 13, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 5244
Views: 449517

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Good mate featuring in new wave buoy tech interview over on swellnut. I could offer an intro to Steve as incentive to get him back here
by swvic
Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Gary McNeill
Replies: 511
Views: 80157

Re: Gary McNeill

Those special bike parts are costing him a fortune
by swvic
Tue Dec 04, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

marauding mullet wrote:
Tue Dec 04, 2018 10:27 am
it needs to be read in context..
Is that even a thing in this here mongfest?

You, me, Albatross, indeed all of us are a fantastic collective with real chance of finalling in Internet Fora TOTY. Take a long tard look in the mirror, mm
by swvic
Tue Nov 20, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: General snow stuff
Replies: 418
Views: 72509

Re: General snow stuff

Lol
by swvic
Mon Nov 19, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: General snow stuff
Replies: 418
Views: 72509

Re: General snow stuff

Heading to Legion's?
by swvic
Mon Nov 19, 2018 7:10 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

I realise that mm but desperate times ... Yeah I know. I remember being stuck in Pangandaran in Java in 1982 for days because my wife was really sick. I was getting really worried so went for a walk to get help. In my woeful Bahasa I managed to get the message across to someone and ended up with a ...
by swvic
Thu Nov 15, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Trev wrote:
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:27 pm
swvic wrote:
Wed Nov 14, 2018 7:34 pm
And then there's the UV factor causing plastics to go brittle

I've been using zip ties in the garden for years, carrying decent weight. Sunshine, rain, UV. Never had a failure.
You know they come in different sizes don't you?
No shit, Sherlock? :wink:
by swvic
Wed Nov 14, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

And then there's the UV factor causing plastics to go brittle

How's Tard Fong going, Trev?
by swvic
Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 20111
Views: 1951278

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Trev wrote:
Wed Nov 14, 2018 3:50 pm
I've just added a zip tie to each of my boards as a backup to the loop.
Not sure if this is a display of brilliance or tardance
by swvic
Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:08 am
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: Twin fins as go-to boards
Replies: 328
Views: 69726

Re: Twin fins as go-to boards

Bargain. Back when I had my original, a larger mate had a scaled up version I rode a few times in bigger waves. Went unreal. Also, there is, or was, some photos on Mick’s insta of him surfing very solid Padang Padang on a twin
by swvic
Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:57 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: SPRING
Replies: 18
Views: 3067

Re: SPRING

:lol:
by swvic
Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Surf helmets - hopefully Roy fcuks off
Replies: 30
Views: 1708

Re: Surf helmets - hopefully Roy fcuks off

Fcuken hell, Groots. All the best