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by saltman
Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 163
Views: 5132

Re: Summer

man, that's a long drive just to surf with 378 other people who all have their froth on. go a little further north. Yeah was thinking of scheduling some “work “ up that way Rumours are the sand at the other spot north may not suit the easterly direction so much Might as well stay on the goldy and s...
by saltman
Thu Feb 15, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 163
Views: 5132

Re: Summer

Noosa first point?
by saltman
Sun Feb 11, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 1457
Views: 144714

Re: Midlengths

Had a session at north cronulla yesterday. Very busy 2ft max on the sets. The 8” single is perfect for it. Going to get a 2+1 set up. Thinking about the shapers 6” 2+1 set up. Not bag value at $150. If was super crowded... haven’t had a collision in a while. Had 2 yesterday. Nose chipped on my new ...
by saltman
Sun Feb 11, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16731
Views: 1365995

Re: Where did you surf today ?

This morning more punch in the swell but a wobble from the evening nor’easters
Yet dead calm till 8am so there were some cleanish peaks in the mix. And only a handful out
by saltman
Sat Feb 10, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3573
Views: 241814

Re: Just general surfing stuff

I'm fixing up a pretty nice 7'6" pintail thing, I've had it for years and years and only really now after about 10 years surfing down here I've come to the point where I might, might think about using it every now and then. Anyway, I've put whatever FCS fins in (and yeah Braithy I agree the Futures...
by saltman
Sat Feb 10, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16731
Views: 1365995

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Get some good ones Steve? fcuking oath Loof. I almost lost my shizzle in a road rage incident in the car park then regained composure and using a strategy of 100% run around into the rip I snagged some gems off a frothing pack. Will be packed Sunday with the early Northerly This morning was just pr...
by saltman
Sat Feb 10, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16731
Views: 1365995

Re: Where did you surf today ?

At last decent waves at home
Crystal clean peaks up and down the beach
3ft. Some barrels to be had before the northerly
by saltman
Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3573
Views: 241814

Re: Just general surfing stuff

Ok more details on the rocker
Guessing no late tail lift
by saltman
Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3573
Views: 241814

Re: Just general surfing stuff

steve shearer wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:34 am
Bic Classic Fine or GTFO
But seriously can you describe the bottom contours of the ghost a bit more.
by saltman
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:12 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 3573
Views: 241814

Re: Just general surfing stuff

steve shearer wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:21 pm
Lucky Al wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:49 pm
That was brilliant Steve, you're a wizard with the pen. Will you be taking it to the Mentawais?

thanks Al, yes absolutely if it's still in one piece.
Maybe Al can take a spare pen to the ments for Steve
by saltman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 50
Views: 1833

Re: Mentawai quiver.

Now don’t get all jealous Loofy

Just cause steve wouldn’t Let you knowwhere he was staying in Fiji
by saltman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 50
Views: 1833

Re: Mentawai quiver.

Yeah. For the record I am booked away to indo for first 2 weeks of August this year
Steve will be able to tune his quiver just in time
by saltman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 163
Views: 5132

Re: Summer

buddy wrote:
Mon Feb 05, 2018 12:58 pm
Why do you leave so much during swell season?
Work
Generally I am away one in three weeks all year round

Am guessing there were some excellent waves your way this morning
by saltman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 163
Views: 5132

Re: Summer

Next week mark my words
Monday to Friday
by saltman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16731
Views: 1365995

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: 1916
Views: 284635

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: 163
Views: 5132

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: 16731
Views: 1365995

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Very disappointed with this “event” so far
My prediction for Wednesday through to Friday stands