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by batoes
Sun Nov 04, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Andy King - a good read
Replies: 6
Views: 588

Re: Andy King - a good read

black duck wrote:
Sun Nov 04, 2018 8:47 pm
3 world titles
Sorry Black Duck - see!? I need to pay more attention :oops:
by batoes
Sun Nov 04, 2018 8:42 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Andy King - a good read
Replies: 6
Views: 588

Re: Andy King - a good read

Yeah, i used to surf at a lot of the same spots with Andy - although he was twenty times better than i was and we have mutual friends. Interestingly, he proclaims as a self-confessed hot head, but i never saw it at any of the parties we were at- he always seemed like quite an introvert. There were s...
by batoes
Sat Nov 03, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Ebay Bargains thread
Replies: 1745
Views: 234049

Re: Ebay Bargains thread

by batoes
Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:46 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19629
Views: 1866556

Re: Where did you surf today ?

cranking down here - offshore, water is warm, 2-3ft and no one out.

But i surfed like crap.

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by batoes
Fri Nov 02, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 1600
Views: 198125

Re: Midlengths

I think you all hit the nail on the head. Tell Malcolm where you surf, conditions etc. Then let him do his thing. I asked for performance rails on my egg. I wanted them knifey. That was my only mod.
by batoes
Thu Nov 01, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 1600
Views: 198125

Re: Midlengths

by batoes
Thu Oct 18, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 1600
Views: 198125

Re: Midlengths

Yep do it Hatchy. I have a smaller egg, but it is excellent. If you want foiled rails - ask for them. Some of the onboard eggs are pretty beefy.
by batoes
Fri Sep 21, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Midlengths
Replies: 1600
Views: 198125

Re: Midlengths

That looks really good. McCoy are always glassed to last.
by batoes
Wed Aug 29, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19629
Views: 1866556

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Hatchnam wrote:
Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:08 am
Where abouts BF? I heading down your way tomoz
It's hit down here - all the usual spots working. I'll go Barrack Point this arv.
by batoes
Sat Aug 25, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19629
Views: 1866556

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Trev wrote:
Sat Aug 25, 2018 3:00 pm
batoes wrote:
Sat Aug 25, 2018 2:38 pm
Went the Farm with 750 of my closest friends. Reasonable wave, but man, the water was more frigid than my year 7 girlfriend.
Speaking historically of course. >><<
A gentleman never tells, Trev :lol:
by batoes
Sat Aug 25, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 19629
Views: 1866556

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Went the Farm with 750 of my closest friends. Reasonable wave, but man, the water was more frigid than my year 7 girlfriend.
by batoes
Thu Aug 09, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 5054
Views: 418183

Re: Just general surfing stuff

jimmy wrote:
Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:25 am
batoes wrote:
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:31 am
scam site Jimmy! was that from instagram?
Yeah after I bought the pants I put my card on hold just in case.
I only know because a mate sent me the link after buying a wettie and then got a call from his bank...
by batoes
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:31 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Just general surfing stuff
Replies: 5054
Views: 418183

Re: Just general surfing stuff

scam site Jimmy! was that from instagram?
by batoes
Mon Jul 30, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Logs, eggs and alternatives
Topic: Single fin shortboards
Replies: 285
Views: 106634

Re: Single fin shortboards

i've got a couple of single fins i fit out with the kumano system: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xSCO7e36Smc

easy to do and invaluable in midlenghtns and bonzers.
by batoes
Sun Jul 01, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Ebay Bargains thread
Replies: 1745
Views: 234049

Re: Ebay Bargains thread

yeah - that looks wicked. I need a large single fin for big waves - might be too big for my dwarven statue.
by batoes
Mon Jun 18, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Shortboarders only!
Topic: bonzers.....the quad fad is over
Replies: 809
Views: 144155

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

Got it - 5'9, 19 1/2, 2 1/4 - egg. It's really refined, with HP rails and a pulled in nose and tail. Have surfed it about five times. Great allrounder. Really gelled with it from the first surf, which i don't often do with bonzers. Shoulder recovery is slow, so i can only surf once to twice a week, ...