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by SlickWilly
Fri Aug 17, 2012 4:23 am
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: SurfMat Article
Replies: 15
Views: 4861

Re: SurfMat Article

I have a 4GF Fatty. Its awesome in pretty much all conditions! Paul's service and supply was A1! He is also easy to contact and always happy to answer questions and give advice. I'm from Oz, but I like the idea that my mat was handmade by the guy I spoke to!
by SlickWilly
Mon Feb 06, 2012 3:53 pm
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Another bellyboard video!
Replies: 6
Views: 2264

Re: Another bellyboard video!

Thanks for the views and replies guys! I gotta say, this type of surfing is rapidly becoming my favourite. Its the perfect cure for the seriousness and aggravation of searching for, and having to fight for, perfect clean waves. Don't get me wrong, I love to bust out my hull or paipo's and get barrel...
by SlickWilly
Mon Feb 06, 2012 2:58 am
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Another bellyboard video!
Replies: 6
Views: 2264

Another bellyboard video!

by SlickWilly
Sun Feb 05, 2012 5:40 am
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Credit where credit is due (rant).
Replies: 23
Views: 7495

Re: Credit where credit is due (rant).

When I started making my Royal Egyptian Cubit Boards, I reached back several thousand years to give Bobhotep of Buto credit for pioneering that style of board. I made up my own History about how he was a scribe for a small construction company...small tombs that is. He was travelling from Buto to C...
by SlickWilly
Tue Jan 31, 2012 3:04 am
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Credit where credit is due (rant).
Replies: 23
Views: 7495

Re: Credit where credit is due (rant).

Good topic! I've ridden plywood bellyboards since I was a little kid. I guess I have to give credit to Tom Wegener, who got me into the prone alaia surfing about 6 years ago. That led me in turn to searching books and the web for other kinds of prone surfcraft. My first "paipo" was a rough copy of t...
by SlickWilly
Fri Jan 20, 2012 2:52 am
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: hello from a new paipoboard rider
Replies: 20
Views: 6636

Re: hello from a new paipoboard rider

Hey Hydro, I'm over on the westside (Anglesea)! Welcome to the light side! I've been paipo-mad for a few years, check out www.wudsurf.com to see my shenanigans!
by SlickWilly
Fri Jan 20, 2012 2:47 am
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Father to son!
Replies: 7
Views: 2906

Re: Father to son!

bgreen wrote:He's off to a good start. A pair of fins and there will be no looking back.

I'm planning on getting down your way early may. Are you still down imposso's way?

Bob
Hey Bob, we've actually moved a bit further down the coast to Anglesea. Give me a call if you're down this way for sure!
by SlickWilly
Wed Jan 18, 2012 2:57 pm
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Father to son!
Replies: 7
Views: 2906

Re: Father to son!

My wife filmed it at Anglesea Beach, down here in Southern Australia. Its not really a great surf beach as it usually closes out in anything over 2 foot waves. Its great fun for the kids though!
by SlickWilly
Wed Jan 18, 2012 6:35 am
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Father to son!
Replies: 7
Views: 2906

Father to son!

My son has made a couple of plywood boards with my help. This is the end result!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tK0NlDlb ... e=youtu.be
by SlickWilly
Mon Sep 19, 2011 2:28 am
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: New paipo
Replies: 10
Views: 4518

Re: New paipo

Hi Bob, SlickWilly is the Kid reborn!

I've been away so long I thought I needed a new moniker to celebrate my return to gutsliding!
by SlickWilly
Sat Sep 17, 2011 7:58 pm
Forum: Paipo Board Design & Building
Topic: New paipo
Replies: 10
Views: 4518

Re: New paipo

Very nice! I love the S-deck! Did you shape it?