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by Papa Paepo o
Sat Nov 08, 2014 6:28 pm
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Sticks or Lids, Moynier Wants To Know
Replies: 11
Views: 3563

Re: Sticks or Lids, Moynier Wants To Know

Robert Moynier asked me to post this question on the forum: The questions to be posed is:how do you think a suitably shaped, (either foam /glassed, wood,or carbon fiber) paipo would perform in these kinds of waves? What are the relative plus and minus characteristics of the bodyboard versus paipo…e...
by Papa Paepo o
Thu Nov 06, 2014 11:55 pm
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 48
Views: 28293

Re: Introduce yourself

Aloha Paipo Riders, My name is Jarrett K. Liu from Kaimuki,O`ahu. I've been riding multiple sizes of paipo (Papa Paepo`o) boards around Hawaii`i. Now I'm shaping my own style and shapes for my bodysurfing buddies and others who love to have there very own Paipo (Papa Paepo`o).My boards are made from...
by Papa Paepo o
Thu Nov 06, 2014 7:48 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: T-Belly Generation 2
Replies: 128
Views: 42361

Re: T-Belly Generation 2

Wow, nice piece of foam board. Like the the removal of fins. Keep up the good work.
by Papa Paepo o
Thu Nov 06, 2014 7:39 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: Deathbed Displacement Paiphull
Replies: 18
Views: 4733

Re: Deathbed Displacement Paiphull

Like the shape and design. Flex is good, if your the type of rider that love the "take-off" and taking a narly-drop with positive bottom-turns and off the lip cut-backs. I had a PC 1/2" sheet that is similar to your board shape that perform perfect on drops and cut-backs. I had snappe...
by Papa Paepo o
Thu Nov 06, 2014 7:31 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: Finless fibreglass boards
Replies: 9
Views: 2203

Re: Finless fibreglass boards

Nice shape, a really pointy nose. Hows does the board performance?