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by offshore1
Wed Dec 21, 2005 7:50 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Some of you fools need a good spanking.
Replies: 44
Views: 6820

I'm still struggling with diversity;
taking Hip Hop and Bling Appreciation night classes at uni :wink:
by offshore1
Wed Dec 21, 2005 3:54 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Clark Foam shuts down
Replies: 74
Views: 11801

I've been around alot of boatbuilding technology over the years and, yeah, the word in that industry is that working w/ epoxy is far more deadly than polyester. Any ideas why? I'd heard thru the grape vine that some people develop allergies but thats all It's also 10x more expensive over here no wh...
by offshore1
Tue Dec 20, 2005 8:56 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Clark Foam shuts down
Replies: 74
Views: 11801

I know epoxy is more expensive and I was also of the understanding it emits a lot more toxic fumes - not what you'd call an environmentally friendly alternative. I've been around alot of boatbuilding technology over the years and, yeah, the word in that industry is that working w/ epoxy is far more...
by offshore1
Tue Dec 20, 2005 7:44 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Clark Foam shuts down
Replies: 74
Views: 11801

He didn't acquire the nickname, "Grubby," by being a bleeding heart environmentalist :x
Nah, he's old, and rich, and ready to call it quits, I say.
He's only using the EPA as an excuse.
:wink:
by offshore1
Tue Dec 20, 2005 4:15 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Macca Banned
Replies: 82
Views: 11257

Bring back the Mac :!: Casting Snake's inappropriate avatar adrift is one thing, mod, but sentencing Macca to wretched, Norfolk Island/Port Arthurian-like internet limbo, to be flogged to within an inch of his vitual life, and kept in festering, dank isolation, apart from the sunlit uplands, the enn...
by offshore1
Tue Dec 20, 2005 3:48 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Clark Foam shuts down
Replies: 74
Views: 11801

Hi Ric, I've not been online the past few days, been busy with work, my upcoming family trip down under (where does one find suitable, lightweight, summer riot gear?) , and there's been some fun surf here, too. Cold, but noice :D bc has my point perfectly, and I was referring to finished product: I ...
by offshore1
Tue Dec 20, 2005 1:44 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Yin/ Yan
Replies: 32
Views: 4431

'Still Here', are you Macca, takin the piss?
You've pulled something like this before. :lol: 8)
by offshore1
Fri Dec 16, 2005 2:08 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Clark Foam shuts down
Replies: 74
Views: 11801

Hi Bro, It's going to boil down in the next few months to raw capitalism, probably, who's willing to put up the most cash for the goods. But that very dynamic, disturbing and dislocating though it is, is going to motivate all manner of effort from many directions: Cobra in Thailand, Aussie manufactu...
by offshore1
Wed Dec 14, 2005 2:50 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: cronulla was wrong. what would have been right?
Replies: 249
Views: 35373

All this has finally surfaced in my local (North Carolina) paper today (Tues. morning). Along with the associated press article there was that picture with the same rednecks pummelling the bent over victim that was posted on these forums earlier. Not good :oops: Alcohol was cited as part of the infl...
by offshore1
Tue Dec 13, 2005 6:59 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Today's (30/11) Front Page Poll - Drugs
Replies: 86
Views: 10553

macca202 wrote: and doubt very much im going to be noticing any full moons.... Image
Don't take any astronomy advice from macca, either. New moon, macs :lol:
by offshore1
Tue Dec 13, 2005 6:36 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: and now for something completely different
Replies: 1
Views: 501

and now for something completely different

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Why I don't Kite surf

http://www.realitymod.com/files/airtime ... 20x240.wmv
by offshore1
Tue Dec 13, 2005 3:28 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Best Kebab Shops
Replies: 63
Views: 11188

marty wrote:is it just me or have kebabs shrunk over recent years. just aint as long as they used to be....
Yeah, marty, it's just you. That's wat your missus says anyway :shock: :lol:.

"kebab" is her code word for,.....you know :wink:
by offshore1
Tue Dec 13, 2005 3:07 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: NORTH NARRABEEN .....FROM A LOCAL PERSPECTIVE
Replies: 1049
Views: 142205

Yep, three-week trip down under comin up in a couple more days, mates.

Can't wait to feel the love. :roll: :lol: :lol:

NN would be my best choice of breaks from Terry Hills, right, Kreepy?
by offshore1
Sun Dec 11, 2005 9:12 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Clark Foam shuts down
Replies: 74
Views: 11801

Nick Carroll wrote: Offshore, unless you're Ben, you really should credit the source when posting.
Sorry, Nick, I just quickly copied and pasted, the first sentence was mine, :oops:
Won't happen again.
Just thought it was valuable info.
by offshore1
Sat Dec 10, 2005 4:36 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Clark Foam shuts down
Replies: 74
Views: 11801

Nothing like good ol' capitalism to fill the void. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Gary Linden has been using Walker Foam for his boards for quite awhile, and has suddenly agreed to take over as General Manager there. The following has been making the...
by offshore1
Sat Dec 10, 2005 1:10 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Chuck Norris, arrested at Cronulla?
Replies: 9
Views: 2209

Nah, he's in the back, waiting, in the event a roundhouse kick would be needed to restore order. 8)
by offshore1
Wed Dec 07, 2005 2:56 am
Forum: Bodyboarders only!
Topic: drop ins?
Replies: 67
Views: 7176

Off topic, sorry, but I just read in Robert Hugh's, "The Fatal Shore", a history of early Oz,

"Pom" may likely have come from the lean, tanned and leathery colonial Aussies describing their British "overseers'" plump, red cheeks(not bum) as "pommes", the French word for apple.
by offshore1
Wed Dec 07, 2005 2:41 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: My Vid!
Replies: 13
Views: 2145

Beets, especially liked the red booger going over with the lip about 2/3 the way through.
Ballsy move.