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by saltman
Tue Oct 16, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19393
Views: 1785572

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Noosa would be on the pump Boogie boarder died out there today. The news had video taken from main beach. There was a line of surfers from Johnson's out to Boiling Pot about six wide and unbroken. Surf wasn't all that big but it probably was around at Ti Tree and Granite. He apparently jumped off t...
by saltman
Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Board Design, Repairing, Shaping, etc (was called Equipment)
Topic: Is anyone backyard shaping any more
Replies: 83
Views: 14778

Re: Is anyone backyard shaping any more

No there is a heap of depth
its a True Ames Bonzer
by saltman
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Board Design, Repairing, Shaping, etc (was called Equipment)
Topic: Is anyone backyard shaping any more
Replies: 83
Views: 14778

Re: Is anyone backyard shaping any more

fresh meat
7-3 ish subtle concave in first quarter to gradually increasing vee with double concave inside the vee between the fins
by saltman
Tue Oct 16, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19393
Views: 1785572

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Hatchnam wrote:
Mon Oct 15, 2018 7:06 pm
Midlength or gun ?
the filthy hipsta- more pics over in backyarder thread
by saltman
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:52 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19393
Views: 1785572

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Yep there is nothing like a frothing Fifty seven year old on a new board at noosa
oh wait :!:
there is probably hundreds of em each Christmas
by saltman
Tue Oct 16, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19393
Views: 1785572

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Mid length
by saltman
Mon Oct 15, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19393
Views: 1785572

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Hatchnam wrote:
Mon Oct 15, 2018 6:19 pm
Noosa would be on the pump
Picking up a new 7-4 tomorrow
Then will be staying @ Noosa from Wednesday morning for a few days
by saltman
Sun Oct 14, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Single fin shortboards
Replies: 281
Views: 104690

Re: Single fin shortboards

Didn’t get a good look at the nose as they were hanging up Rails were very 70s If they are based on the Col Smith boards That makes some sense. Col Smith used a coke can wrapped in sandpaper to cut his channels and that’s what these look like They are not nearly as refined as the free flight channel...
by saltman
Sat Oct 13, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Single fin shortboards
Replies: 281
Views: 104690

Re: Single fin shortboards

Was someone talking about the Phil Myers sideways singles in here? Unridden one for $350. Pretty short at 5'6, but still packing 28L. http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/1197526269?utm_campaign=socialbuttons&utm_content=app_ios&utm_medium=social&utm_source=sms I was in sideways today and had a look at t...
by saltman
Fri Oct 12, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 4973
Views: 391867

Re: Just general surfing stuff

buddy wrote:
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:28 pm
Callinan is ripping
With Surfing like that each heat
He would be a favourite to take this out
by saltman
Tue Oct 09, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 1597
Views: 190749

Re: Midlengths

Well I guess I got lucky with my purchase of stealths
Hoping it’s ready before the end of the week
by saltman
Tue Oct 09, 2018 5:54 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Occy's lake
Replies: 11
Views: 935

Re: Occy's lake

Yeh that’s the one
by saltman
Mon Oct 08, 2018 10:48 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Occy's lake
Replies: 11
Views: 935

Re: Occy's lake

Remember those wake ski parks back in the 90’s?
How many are operational now?
by saltman
Mon Oct 08, 2018 7:23 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Occy's lake
Replies: 11
Views: 935

Re: Occy's lake

It made the QLD news a few weeks ago
The inderatandyis it will not be open to public
More of a proof of concept- display unit set up
by saltman
Sat Oct 06, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19393
Views: 1785572

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Miami stretch early this morning. Got a few glassy semi peak/ close outs on 5’10. Quartet
called it a morning by 6.30. Geez crowds were descending on it by then
Pity it the banks were on the straight side. Could have been excellent
by saltman
Sat Oct 06, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Norfolk Island
Replies: 43
Views: 5608

Re: Norfolk Island

How come legions posts were deleted?
by saltman
Thu Oct 04, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Single fin shortboards
Replies: 281
Views: 104690

Re: Single fin shortboards

agree it wasn't very pleasing to the eye
by saltman
Wed Oct 03, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19393
Views: 1785572

Re: Where did you surf today ?

So that’s what folks mean by “spooning “