I talk about CNC shaping and rails and look at one of my latest designs and speak to the issue of volume.
Ode to Shaper Mike Trip
Ode to Shaper Sebastian Schmid
The story of John O’Reilly, sculptor and surfboard shaper. John’s work oreillysurfboards.com Sculpture johnoreilly.org
Summer of 2015-2016, shaping and riding a 5’1″ Bob Simmons inspired twin fin. Ive surfed these waves on my regular rounded pin with three and four fin setups when it is over three to four foot, a 7’6″ and 7’0″ mini mall when it is two to three foot and a 9’2″ when it gets […]
Weeksy’s Shaping CNC Mini Simmons Blank
Ode to Garbutt Surfboards—Short little edit of me shaping a 5’2″ Mini Simmons for a buddy of mine.
While this classic fish curve gives the board plenty of drive, the rail-line rocker breaks before the center-line rocker, loosening up an outline which would otherwise want to draw a longer drawn-out line. The round arctail feels at home in the pocket and responsive in hollower waves, providing the best of both worlds—the drive of […]
How To Video making of a MiniSimmons Soap bar 4’11” Surfboards
Ode to Pierre Both Paulownia Mini
Red Leaf Surfboards put together this absolutely sick video. See each phase of the board building experience with wood.
Resin splash, acid splash, mexican blanket, or whatever you wanna call it from begining to end in 2 and a half minutes.
Ode To Shaper Grant Newby
Learn to shape a Mini Simmons in a little over one minute.
Ode To Hunger Surfboards is a short video tribute to Bob Simmons, shot by Alejandro Hunger and takes us through the shaping process from start to finish on one of his Mini Simmons Shapes.
I came across Nathaniel Grey’s wood shapes about a year ago and each board that he releases continues inspire me to work more with wood.
Mini Simmons Shaping Course. Please take a moment to fill out our 3 minute survey, all participant will get 25% off the Mini Simmons Shaping course once it launches.
A friend of mine decided to try to build his own surfboards. Bying a blank and by shaping it, trying to create something that would surf the waves of Holland, which are shoppy. So no need for sharp rails, it needs to go fast and has a lot of buoyancy.