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by MDS
Fri Mar 20, 2015 5:27 pm
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 48
Views: 28319

Re: Introduce yourself

Here is another one...more recent. Paulonia boards on the outside with poplar in the center...basswood inlay between those. Used a regular joiner for these but Tung oil finish instead of spar. Leash plug and center fin plugs as well. 48 inches long and 20 inches wide...3/4 inch thick. paipowaves3.jp...
by MDS
Fri Mar 20, 2015 5:18 pm
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 48
Views: 28319

Re: Introduce yourself

Here are some pics of 2 boards I made last summer. Paulonia boards joined with pieces of carbon, dyed with wood dye and finished with spar varnish. Fast and Fun. Holes in the nose are for the leash cord.
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More to come.
Todd
by MDS
Thu Mar 19, 2015 5:53 pm
Forum: Your Wave
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 48
Views: 28319

Re: Introduce yourself

Hello everyone, This is my introduction. My name is Todd and I grew up in the Northeast without any real access to water other than a river...not much surf there so I enjoyed the water the way most do...I swam in it. Once in awhile my Family would go to the ocean and I learned to bodysurf and later ...