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by saltman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17482
Views: 1490930

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Had an early session at the pass. Not to crowded great sand at low tide
Just a bit smaller than expected

Probably should have stayed local
by saltman
Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:51 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: that wetsuit discussion...
Replies: 1970
Views: 303797

Re: that wetsuit discussion...

My next steamer will be a Need or those blokes from Burleigh that sent Shearer a free suit. I got a pair of boardies from Need a couple of years ago for $50 and they’re the best I’ve ever had. They also come in plain colours which for me is preferable. I think the Need 3/2 long sleeve steamers are ...
by saltman
Wed Jan 31, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 190
Views: 10865

Re: Summer

saltman wrote:
Wed Jan 24, 2018 8:20 am
Without even looking at the charts you can bank on next Wednesday through to Friday as prime days
I am out of the country!
Just saying as I left this morning it was clean and pumping

You got 3 days fellas
by saltman
Sun Jan 28, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17482
Views: 1490930

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Very disappointed with this “event” so far
My prediction for Wednesday through to Friday stands
by saltman
Sun Jan 28, 2018 8:38 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17482
Views: 1490930

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Our man on the Bukit recommended the Dakine surf cap
by saltman
Sat Jan 27, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 53
Views: 4343

Re: Mentawai quiver.

Right now cranked is chewing his fingers off wondering
When does he swoop in recommend and tufflite McCoy and send Steven into a frenzy
by saltman
Sat Jan 27, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 53
Views: 4343

Re: Mentawai quiver.

I took a 6 -2 quad which I ride most time A 6-6 6 channel swallow I rode a few times And a 6- 5 round pin Simon DSC thruster I wish I had my bonzer then I think a 7-0 is overkill unless you get a once a season swell Personally would go with the 2 boards you are steve plus a slightly volumed up 6-4is...
by saltman
Wed Jan 24, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 190
Views: 10865

Re: Summer

Without even looking at the charts you can bank on next Wednesday through to Friday as prime days
I am out of the country!
by saltman
Tue Jan 23, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: bonzers.....the quad fad is over
Replies: 803
Views: 127471

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

Actually that’s a pretty good summary of the design

Still have my B5 fin set ready to put on the next board
by saltman
Tue Jan 23, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 190
Views: 10865

Re: Summer

steve shearer wrote:
Tue Jan 23, 2018 6:18 am
No, I'm serious boys. Get on the bus gus, make a new plan Stan. No need to be coy Roy, just get yourself free.
And head to bribie
by saltman
Sun Jan 21, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3828
Views: 282691

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Cranked wrote:
Sun Jan 21, 2018 4:42 pm
I think it was Scoot steve and salty were referring to MM. I've never flown on Scoot.
Yeh scoot don’t charge extra it’s just part of your kg allowance like Jetstar
by saltman
Sun Jan 21, 2018 11:45 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3828
Views: 282691

Re: Just general surfing stuff

You don’t pay extra. It just counts to your Kg allowance
by saltman
Sun Jan 21, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17482
Views: 1490930

Re: Where did you surf today ?

alakaboo wrote:
Sat Jan 20, 2018 6:32 pm
80% of crew out there came by boat or jetski this morning.
Yep it’s the new norm at TOS

Particularly with the number of guys on the gc With JetSkis
by saltman
Sun Jan 21, 2018 7:57 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3828
Views: 282691

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Air Asia KL then Padang
Or
Scoot to Singapore Then Padang
Both out of GC
by saltman
Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17482
Views: 1490930

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Pretty sure Mackies side cuts are based on an old school snowboard design. Not Rodney Balls but similar. I can't remember the guys name. MMs inspiration would be the winterstick by Milovich Winterstick These days they have morphed into the highly desirable genstick snowboard The sidecut shortens th...
by saltman
Thu Jan 18, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Guns.
Replies: 166
Views: 34535

Re: Guns.

Wow
Neighbor just got a 8-0 pyzel paddillac
He is a 52kg charger
by saltman
Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3828
Views: 282691

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Just watched a vid of Jaws during a big swell a couple of days ago. Totally out of control crowd-wise. Seems any bloke who can afford a gun and an inflation vest is out there. Three blokes on a wave, boards getting bailed, loose boards in the impact zone. Frightening at that size. Log on to the pas...
by saltman
Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 17482
Views: 1490930

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Yep thought of you
Didn’t see many guys having a good time on HPSBs