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  1. houseofsuffering

    houseofsuffering Active Member

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    Thoughts on this video and your opinion:

    A) everyone should try shaping a surfboard of their own

    B) Leave it to the skilled

    C) some other variation of A or B
     
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  2. DanSan

    DanSan Well-Known Member

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    I choose C
    I did it...jonboy in jax bch has it..
    If anybody can find him..he is MIA..
    And ill leave to the pros..ha
     
  3. Veterano

    Veterano Well-Known Member

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  4. joepoko

    joepoko Active Member

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    i had a few beers and enjoyed this. i also burned my ass on the hot water pipe in my apartment so i was pretty focused on that pain rather than the movie.
     
  5. Veterano

    Veterano Well-Known Member

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    Vortex Purple Heart.
     
  6. ParSurf

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    C. I think everyone interested should make a board start to finish on their own. IMO shaping a blank is only a small part of making a board...just shaping doesn’t give full appreciation to the full package. Everyone not interested or incapable of using tools should leave it to the pro’s in their country and quit buying shitty shit from overseas.
     
    Last edited: Feb 4, 2019
  7. Veterano

    Veterano Well-Known Member

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    "quit buying shitty shit from overseas." This.
     
  8. JBorbone

    JBorbone Well-Known Member

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    for what it's worth, Tyler and Ryan are both pretty skilled with a planer. Alongside building his own brand, TW has also been shaping production for Hobie and was taught by the Martins..

    Not sure if when you said "B) Leave it to the skilled" you were implying that the folks in the film weren't skilled.
     
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