Dudes smoking crack selling surfboards

Discussion in 'Surfing' started by pefa, May 5, 2015.

  1. Dawnpatrol

    Dawnpatrol Well-Known Member

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    Miguel Winterburn was a long time Santa Cruz shaper who split the scene down there in like the late 60's early 70's. Took a small sailboat he built out of Davenport, CA, and just headed North. He landed in Port Townsend in around the early 70's. Took up wooden boat building which I understand he does to this day. Last saw him surf in and around the 90's and he and his sons were still shaping boards. I owned one in the 60's. Him and Haut were old friends. Boy, someone should send him that Craig's listing. It'd make his day!
     
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  2. aloha73

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  3. DanSan

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    I think i saw they were 2500 in mollusk sf
     
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    Miguel was awarded a lifetime achievement award in boat building...do believe he was the guy who shaped the 'Dick Keating Delight' model for O'Neil...talk about walking your own path..

    http://www.peninsuladailynews.com/news/three-honored-for-maritime-industry-contributions/
     
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  7. shawnzee

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  8. Gill

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    ...I guess the board is going to Costa Rica... where is will most likely be destroyed or stolen... good choice
     
  9. Roadmaster

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    He is one seller who got off the crack and is now selling perhaps too low for an unused 7'6" Steve Seebold. I think Basenji posted this some time ago when it was listed for a lot of money, I do not remember the crack price, but now at $295 a fair price, especially if you are a Wavecrest fan.

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