Author Archive | Derek, Mini Simmons Shaper
I talk about CNC shaping and rails and look at one of my latest designs and speak to the issue of volume.
Designed for SPEED – low rocker and a straighter rail line makes this board fast fast fast. The wide double diamond tail provides the means for the board to use its speed keeping it loose through turns. The chopped diamond nose and forward volume allows you to ride this board short. The straight rail line […]
Anglet and Hossegor, mini simmons forever. Merci Mathieu Vander Borght
Mini Planing Hull – The Red Rat Diving into the old hard drives for this edit. 5’2″ epoxy Rat Tail, five-fin setup being surfed as a thruster. Song: Sun Medallion, by King Tuff
Resin Magic “I sometimes do a foam resin stain like this for a few reasons. The biggest reason is because you can’t get a look like that with paint. Paint will almost always (at least in my experience) get muddy when you mix multiple colors like that. The other big reason is that you get […]
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Ode to Shaper Mike Trip
A bad mofo modern single/multi-fin setup, the Misfit Shapes NU WAVR Surfboard Review + Futures Haydenshapes Fins is ideal if you want to mixup your surfing MO. A cruisy, down-the-line rocket, the Nu Wavr can be turned but this bad boy is all about the glide. Great for a mixup on your small days and, […]
Hollow Wooden Paulownia Time-lapse Of Entire Shaping Process
Miss Reef 2016 Beach Reef .Carrying over nicely from previous tropical locales like Brazil, Panama, Puerto Rico and Ecuador.
5’3 Mini Simmons
Weeksy’s Shaping CNC Mini Simmons Blank
Shortbus Mini Simmons Shaping and Surfing
A Template is a magic combo of my keel fish combined with a mini simmons. I do all the shaping glassing and fin making myself. Stay Relaxed Surfboards in located in Santa Cruz, CA. To get your own mini fish or any custom shape visit StayRelaxedSurfboards.com
Show & Tell Mini Simmons Surfboard – Aaron Cleveland
For Sale: Mini Simmons $350 (Vista). This board has only been ridden four times. Don’t let it’s size fool you. This board likes to go fast.
Ode to Garbutt Surfboards—Short little edit of me shaping a 5’2″ Mini Simmons for a buddy of mine.
Interview Daniel Thomson of Tomo Surfboards