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by saltman
Tue Sep 12, 2017 2:36 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 1581
Views: 133547

Re: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?

Maybe steve can do a short film ( in the style of the cult classic 69 Shirley St). about the rta
by saltman
Mon Sep 11, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3264
Views: 211521

Re: Just general surfing stuff

including several six channel swallows I saw today, just reeked of pure class, I have ogled those 6 channels at the Byron store that stocks his boards. Fair enough, I guess I see him (apart from the guns) as a somewhat derivative shaper/designer.......just about everything I've seen of his seems pr...
by saltman
Sat Sep 09, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16168
Views: 1286833

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Negligible up here
Barely 2 ft most the day
by saltman
Sat Sep 09, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Will spring have some zing?
Replies: 36
Views: 2105

Re: Will spring have some zing?

Argh let's hijack the barge and spray some sand down the tweed
The banks Southside are diabolical. Just wasting beautiful conditions
by saltman
Fri Sep 08, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Papatura in Solomon Islands
Replies: 1
Views: 425

Re: Papatura in Solomon Islands

A friend has been and said it was excellent
Are you staying at the surf camp if so they will have all the wave info you need

It features quite a bit in the videos of Mad Hueys
by saltman
Thu Sep 07, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Ebay Bargains thread
Replies: 1648
Views: 172041

Re: Ebay Bargains thread

5 years ago I had a ride of a similar shape and fin set up on a board Huie made
except it was about 5-6
loose as a goose
by saltman
Thu Sep 07, 2017 10:37 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Will spring have some zing?
Replies: 36
Views: 2105

Re: Will spring have some zing?

Well spring is looking like autumn this morning
crystal clear water slowly building south swell
by saltman
Wed Sep 06, 2017 3:19 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Will spring have some zing?
Replies: 36
Views: 2105

Re: Will spring have some zing?

Pope. Bisect
by saltman
Mon Sep 04, 2017 10:33 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16168
Views: 1286833

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Cranked wrote:
Mon Sep 04, 2017 8:55 am
And my nasi bunkus, normally at the local warung by 6:15am is late.

Honestly, we need a Third World Problems thread
Jam Karat
by saltman
Fri Sep 01, 2017 11:48 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: bonzers.....the quad fad is over
Replies: 708
Views: 109207

Re: bonzers.....the quad fad is over

Forget the Russ short
5 is the way
by saltman
Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:29 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 1581
Views: 133547

Re: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?

brendo wrote:
Thu Aug 31, 2017 8:37 am
must of had mong teeth, the bite pattern shows the teeth marks being wider the opposite way as teeth sit in the jaw!
Could have been a wobbiemong
by saltman
Wed Aug 30, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?
Replies: 1581
Views: 133547

Re: Nth NSW sharks. Can they p!ss off already?

Rustt wrote:
Wed Aug 30, 2017 6:06 am
From what I know of him he was most likely taking the piss a bit, on the other hand the lad's may have just put a few gouges in the bottom of a board and its uncrowded waves for a while.
So what's the probability it's BS. No shark bites at all?
by saltman
Mon Aug 28, 2017 12:57 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16168
Views: 1286833

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Yeah right out front of icebergs
by saltman
Mon Aug 28, 2017 12:01 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16168
Views: 1286833

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Speaking of pretty as - my view a little while back, Mid sized day no one out except me
by saltman
Mon Aug 28, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16168
Views: 1286833

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Has anyone, as an adult, become close friends with someone they met in the surf? oh fcuk yeah. I didn't know any of the locals at Lowers before I started surfing there in 1991. By the time I moved away from CA in 1997 I was pretty much blood brothers with a lot of 'em. It's a red letter day for us ...
by saltman
Thu Aug 24, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: Board Design, Repairing, Shaping, etc (was called Equipment)
Topic: Is anyone backyard shaping any more
Replies: 70
Views: 6531

Re: Is anyone backyard shaping any more

Trev wrote:
Wed Aug 23, 2017 7:32 pm
Some of you might remember Mick. Ledge71 on here.
He keeps popping out boards when he feels like it.
His latest project produced this gem.
Image
That is a beautiful board - solid timber or skins?
by saltman
Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16168
Views: 1286833

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Yeah enough to make it satisfying
by saltman
Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16168
Views: 1286833

Re: Where did you surf today ?

You owe me again Steve
The swell will end Wednesday morning when I get back

Had a fun paddleout at the cave with our man on the ground on the Bukit Cranked
Thank you for the time