Channel Islands Midlength - Devon Howard

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  1. DanSan

    DanSan Well-Known Member

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    How much$?
    I inquired about an 8.0 ..it was $1500!! Yikes..
     
  2. Nilus

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    Really? That's weird. Retail on a stock 6'8 is $995. I see a 7'10 on the CI site for $1,065 right now.
     
  3. DanSan

    DanSan Well-Known Member

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    I know...turned me off.

    Kinda glad..though..i scored a sick cooperfish speedhull..
     
  4. Nilus

    Nilus Well-Known Member

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    Different but equally fun! Out of curiosity, was that price quoted at a shop?
     
  5. Freddibetts

    Freddibetts Well-Known Member

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    @Lackosense this could have been you bro (the guy picking seaglass at 0.55 seconds - not jared mell surfing)
     
  6. DanSan

    DanSan Well-Known Member

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    Me?
    I got the speedhull from sk8thom...
     
  7. Nilus

    Nilus Well-Known Member

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    I meant who quoted you a price of $1,500 for an 8' CI Mid. Just seems way out of whack.

     
  8. DanSan

    DanSan Well-Known Member

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    I went to their site and punched in my dims..
    And the next day they confirmed it...
     
  9. DanSan

    DanSan Well-Known Member

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    I know...i was bummed ..maybe because it was not the normal size..

    8.0 x 23 x 3.25..
    I dunno...blew me away..

    My new simon jones massive..aka torren twin...arrives this month
    8.2 x 23.5 x 3.25....channels..2 micro wings..resin leash loop..all hand shaped ..with handshaped keels by simon..
    Shipped from oz...to LA..then to santa cruz..$1150...hmmm

    Oh well..i cant complain..
    9.2 cooperfish speedhull
    Arrives at salinas amtrak soon..
    Now this gonna be fun..
    I uad a 7.6..and genes personal 7.10..
    It is a killer shape..which unfortunately
    He does shape anymore...
     
  10. DanSan

    DanSan Well-Known Member

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    I just did it again in rheir site
    8 x 23 x 3 1/16 with fins $1409.00..
    Shipping $200
    I can get the exact board if not better from bruce fowler
    With a shit ton of bells and whistle with a bag..via amtrak
    For almost 1/2...hmm..now that sounds a better plan to me.... 20200728_171711.jpg
     
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