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by saltman
Sat Jan 13, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Good month for Baja Sur - Pacific West Coast
Replies: 65
Views: 2922

Re: Good month for Baja Sur - Pacific West Coast

Second that about the trip to Muir woods
Been to San Fran twice and that was the standout
by saltman
Fri Jan 12, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3574
Views: 242257

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Am I very wrong to suggest that pro surfing badly needs gambling I mean how many more years can the billionaire keep plowing it in. How many more British former Rugby Union executives can he employ before he wakes up to the fact that he's been taken to the fcuken cleaners by the world's laziest spo...
by saltman
Fri Jan 12, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16753
Views: 1367475

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Tiny bump in windswell this morning
some genuine real 2 ft sets had everyone excited
until we realised it was barely 2ft windswell - surfed for half an hour Blah!
by saltman
Thu Jan 11, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3574
Views: 242257

Re: Just general surfing stuff

When you consider the crowd factor, the heavy waves and number of waves ridden on the north shore
its a miracle it doesn't happen more often

Probably speaks to the high level of competence of surfers there
by saltman
Wed Jan 10, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3574
Views: 242257

Re: Just general surfing stuff

buddy wrote:
Wed Dec 27, 2017 8:03 pm
I usually take a shorty and a log, or a shorty and a step up. Leave one in the car.
You have 3 wives??
by saltman
Mon Jan 08, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Board Design, Repairing, Shaping, etc (was called Equipment)
Topic: Is anyone backyard shaping any more
Replies: 76
Views: 8516

Re: Is anyone backyard shaping any more

Lovely work
I will be interested in your ride comparison
I did a side cut fish same dimension stringerless in eps

Found it a bit too light imho
by saltman
Fri Jan 05, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 166
Views: 5282

Re: Summer

I am away most of August if that helps
by saltman
Thu Jan 04, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 166
Views: 5282

Re: Summer

Yep I have been home 3 weeks
At the beach every morning and haven't seen wave worth a short board yet
by saltman
Wed Jan 03, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16753
Views: 1367475

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Well lets face it - indo reef breaks are a lot easier to anticipate where the shoulder is than beachies
by saltman
Wed Jan 03, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: savaii
Replies: 4
Views: 1070

Re: savaii

:D :D :D

yeah the whole new year thing gets me out of rhythm.
2018 the year of no trips to Adelaide -
by saltman
Wed Jan 03, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: savaii
Replies: 4
Views: 1070

Re: savaii

just booked flights for 3 weeks in samoa in jan. I know most of the breaks on the main island, but has anyone been to Savaii? I did a week there 6yrs ago, surfed aganoa and almost surfed a small left on the north coast, but winds and swell were crap while I was there and even with some driving was ...
by saltman
Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16753
Views: 1367475

Re: Where did you surf today ?

2ft peaks on high tide With light onshores
No one out
by saltman
Sun Dec 31, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Board Design, Repairing, Shaping, etc (was called Equipment)
Topic: Is anyone backyard shaping any more
Replies: 76
Views: 8516

Re: Is anyone backyard shaping any more

Thanks digger. He is one frothing grom
Bought the silk scarve back from Nepal with the boards in mind
by saltman
Fri Dec 29, 2017 12:41 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3574
Views: 242257

Re: Just general surfing stuff

steve shearer wrote:
Wed Dec 27, 2017 8:15 pm
molten plastic from leftover 9/11 jets?

Most of the time I leave my car unlocked with fishing and surfboards inside, windows down, radio on and keys in the ignition.
I have seen your car. I reckon any aspiring thieves would take one look
and top up the tank and leave a tenner on the dash board
by saltman
Wed Dec 27, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16753
Views: 1367475

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Snowdownia
by saltman
Tue Dec 26, 2017 9:54 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16753
Views: 1367475

Re: Where did you surf today ?

So you finally ventured away from Caangu
by saltman
Mon Dec 25, 2017 9:05 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16753
Views: 1367475

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Which reef pet
by saltman
Sun Dec 24, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Strahan tassie
Replies: 59
Views: 2470

Re: Strahan tassie

The place at Penong has Ye old stone shed Just the thing to shackel up passing pack packers in. Advertise it on air BNB the fullwolf creek experience