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by mrmike
Fri Dec 02, 2011 11:28 am
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: a good day for ear plugs
Replies: 21
Views: 5500

a good day for ear plugs

this was a good day for a mat all the waves wre closeing out. that is me in there with the orange hood (my brother took the pic he was down for thankgiving )
by mrmike
Sat Nov 26, 2011 8:56 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: Gluing Foam?
Replies: 8
Views: 2492

Re: Gluing Foam?

ya mr cork
by mrmike
Wed Nov 23, 2011 12:07 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: Gluing Foam?
Replies: 8
Views: 2492

Re: Gluing Foam?

you can buy close cell foam with peel and stick on the back from a place from call northshoreinc from 1/16" to 4" thick or you can use the good old can of contact cement (not the water base type) but the good old nasty smelling stuff. I have used it on my boards and it has never comes off and when I...
by mrmike
Sun Oct 30, 2011 10:52 am
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: Flotsam
Replies: 3
Views: 1633

Re: Flotsam

look like something I would use cool cool cool
by mrmike
Thu Oct 20, 2011 3:56 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: What effect would these changes make?
Replies: 20
Views: 6063

Re: What effect would these changes make?

flat is the fasted you are going to get. the type of wood does not matter so much some wood floats better then other but I have made them out of oak to balsa some times the heavy one have more momentem when they get going in other words they sh*t and get, but you don't want to get konked by it.
by mrmike
Fri Oct 14, 2011 9:19 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: Pin-tail alaia?
Replies: 6
Views: 3754

Re: Pin-tail alaia?

you mean like this. I made this one about a year ago out of some lighting struck poplar. good on bigger slower waves 8-)
by mrmike
Fri Oct 07, 2011 5:25 pm
Forum: Swim Fins, Skegs & Other Paipo Gear
Topic: Modifying UDT fins
Replies: 8
Views: 4745

Re: Modifying UDT fins

hacksaw and sandpaper would work simple and cheep
by mrmike
Sun Oct 02, 2011 7:40 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: hand board
Replies: 0
Views: 1057

hand board

here is a hand board I made for a friend of mine on his birthday it is a long one 20" :)
by mrmike
Wed Sep 28, 2011 10:28 am
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: New paipo
Replies: 10
Views: 4973

Re: New paipo

maybe today surf is comming up
by mrmike
Tue Sep 27, 2011 3:25 pm
Forum: Paipo Web Pages
Topic: mrmikes paipos blog
Replies: 0
Views: 2352

mrmikes paipos blog

by mrmike
Tue Sep 27, 2011 2:19 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: New paipo
Replies: 10
Views: 4973

Re: New paipo

here is my board with a handle also make a good camera mount :D
by mrmike
Sat Sep 24, 2011 7:25 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: sliver
Replies: 2
Views: 1582

sliver

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here is a board I just finished. I made it out of some shelving I found (pine)I call it sliver it is 3" at the nose and 12" at the tail 45" long 3/8" thick kind of like a long hand board :)