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Re: portable showers for my SUP

Posted 11 weeks ago

I found this “portable pressure washer" on Amazon that works well, and I like that I don't need a pressurized hose bib to fill it from.[img]https://i5.walmartimages.com/asr/8fd13995-1fe4-4aba-85cc-... [Link]

Re: How are factory boards painted?

Posted 11 weeks ago

I think that Plasti Dip stuff is a rubber that can be peeled off at anytime. It probably would add a lot of weight and with the abrasion a board endures, probably start peeling in certain areas. Hobie used a concrete sealer for their finish coat. I use… [Link]

Re: Shorebreak surprise.

Posted 11 weeks ago

Are those proner bits I see in it's teeth? [Link]

Re: Ice Poling?

Posted 11 weeks ago

As another ice loony Imagine Rocket – bulletproof, JL Blade – not so much, JP Race – chippaholic, Starby Race – haha, Focus Bluefin – also bulletproof.I will do the ice breaker routine on salt rime ice, but the freshwater black ice that you can't see … [Link]

Re: portable showers for my SUP

Posted 11 weeks ago

I'm gonna try this. With an insulated cooler full of hot water this could be da kine. http://www.homedepot.com/p/Ivation-Battery-Powered-Handheld-Portable-Shower-in-Orange-IVAPSH01/206867760five star reviews on the HD site. Only three reviews, but po… [Link]

Re: Wedding Rings and Broken Paddles???

Posted 11 weeks ago

Quote from: Admin on April 05, 2017, 07:53:23 AM Quote from: oceanAddict on April 05, 2017, 07:34:30 AM Quote from: Admin on April 03, 2017, 07:21:42 AMWedding rings are also h… [Link]

Re: Lookers versus Posters.

Posted 11 weeks ago

Quote from: Ichabod Spoonbill on Today at 07:53:08 AMYeah, I'm not criticizing anybody for being impatient. I apologize if what I said came off that way. I'm thinking more of a structural change that might make the site… [Link]

Re: What size boards are people foiling in the surf?

Posted 11 weeks ago

Quote from: SlatchJim on April 07, 2017, 03:59:06 PMand … I just don't see this as being all that fun.Foiling isn't for everyone , but it seems like the guys who get into it absolutely love it. I come from a kite f… [Link]

Re: Lookers versus Posters.

Posted 11 weeks ago

Quote from: Ichabod Spoonbill on Today at 06:22:45 AM Maybe we need a “Beginners” category? That might help. This could be a place where anybody could post about anything. No question too basic!I think that's … [Link]

Re: How are factory boards painted?

Posted 11 weeks ago

Anybody ever plasti-dip their board? A friend of mine dips cars, and he can create a wide variety of cool matte, glossy, and even color-shifting coatings that provide a thin, rubbery layer of protection over the surface. These coatings are good for at … [Link]

Re: Ice Poling?

Posted 11 weeks ago

Nightwing, see the thread on the folding fin I also put up yesterday. It folds up flat and becomes almost a skate blade. supthecreek, I have often thought an isup would be great for ice although I envisioned more of a bobsled-start approach, pushi… [Link]

Re: Fin Jigs, buying or making.

Posted 11 weeks ago

Cowboy, I am not in the market for those…but I would be willing to make one to help with open source proof of concept.Once you have it as CAD data I can run a set through my small CNC router. PM me if you want/need details, etc.How much laser do yo… [Link]

Re: Wedding Rings and Broken Paddles???

Posted 11 weeks ago

I never wear mine when I surf. I am afraid of loosing it. [Link]

Re: Shorebreak surprise.

Posted 11 weeks ago

sad to see but wow that's a juvenile? ahhhhhhhhhhhh [Link]

Re: How are factory boards painted?

Posted 11 weeks ago

Resin tint 8) all the crap they use in across the pond is nasty stuff, the don't have EPA to regulate and they use whatever they can spray. [Link]

Re: Fin Jigs, buying or making.

Posted 11 weeks ago

I've been sitting on a set of drawings for a year of futures and bahne box templates for 3.5" trim routers. Need to get them into dwg format and test so I can open source them. Thinking of buying a cheap laser cutter and making them out of 3-4 mil ply… [Link]

Re: Lookers versus Posters.

Posted 11 weeks ago

The reason I became a member on the Zone site, but remain a lurker on the Seabreeze site, is because of the diversification of info on the Zone site.Here on the Zone site there is info on flat water paddling, info on downwinding, info on sup surfing w… [Link]

Re: Boardwork

Posted 11 weeks ago

Brand new Puakea Ehukai Oc1 in for some warranty work. Metallic finish is a b***** to match but I love it! [Link]

Re: Lookers versus Posters.

Posted 11 weeks ago

Yeah, I'm not criticizing anybody for being impatient. I apologize if what I said came off that way. I'm thinking more of a structural change that might make the site more welcoming. [Link]

Re: Shorebreak surprise.

Posted 11 weeks ago

Sad ending for an apex fish predator. [Link]

Re: Site Updates

Posted 11 weeks ago

Hopefully some of the apps for managing HTTPS have become a bit more friendly. Last time I went through this for the old KeNalu site it was a day of fiddling and then a few hours every few weeks to fix problems. When I sold the biz to Lane he replaced … [Link]

Re: new toys ( psh hull paddler 11'1)

Posted 11 weeks ago

The PSH pictured is a nice looking board. That was a great find. [Link]

Re: Fin Jigs, buying or making.

Posted 11 weeks ago

I just made templates for installing some mast bases in the boards I'm putting the Geezer Foil 2 and more typical foils on. I don't do this often, so I forgot that the template needs to be just the right thickness to keep the bearing on the template an… [Link]

Re: Lookers versus Posters.

Posted 11 weeks ago

One thing I think would encourage more lookers to come is having more low-end conversations. The skill level here is very high, and thus the conversations tend to focus on the high end: which is the fastest race board, foiling, low-volume surf SUPs, am… [Link]

Re: Fin Jigs, buying or making.

Posted 11 weeks ago

Good for you Dwight.I made my own stuff for installing FCS 1/4" tab stuff -marking jigs and dummy fins- to use along with normal tools like Forstner bits, hole saws, etc. I made my own plywood router templates for Bahne channels and HD inserts.I bou… [Link]

Re: Lookers versus Posters.

Posted 11 weeks ago

Quote from: seadart on April 07, 2017, 08:04:30 PMA lot of the "Lookers" are actually bots and spiders and hacker programs :PNah, outside of the few we want indexing we bounce them guys. They can be cripplers. [Link]

Site Updates

Posted 11 weeks ago

Hi Zoners,Over the next few days I am going to be updating the Zone (full site) to https (SSL). We are doing all of our sites and the Zone is next in line :). A few notes. 1. This has gone smoothly on most sites so far but did cause some down time… [Link]

Re: Looking for wave and wind SUP 'swiss army knife' if possible

Posted 11 weeks ago

Fanatic boards tend to have mast foot inserts as well. That 10'10" Nalu does look like a pretty good fit, great vid DJ. [Link]

Re: Looking for wave and wind SUP 'swiss army knife' if possible

Posted 11 weeks ago

The Naish 10'10" Nalu would work for you. [Link]

Re: Looking for wave and wind SUP 'swiss army knife' if possible

Posted 11 weeks ago

All the Sunova's have a mast foot screw. Wide selection of boards there. If I recall correctly the Supsports guy windsups.SUS type boards will need good wind. For light wind windSuping the RRD Longrider looks like fun, Starboard has one for light wind… [Link]

Re: Lookers versus Posters.

Posted 11 weeks ago

Quote from: krash on April 07, 2017, 07:42:15 AMI look, read , and post once in a while…. mainly because I'm a small percentage of the traffic'rs here and pretty much interested on the technology which peaks my interest in g… [Link]

Re: new toys ( L41 ST)

Posted 11 weeks ago

Nice looking board Beasho! :D :DI am gonna put some protection on it here soon to try and minimize and kinda rail damage. [Link]

Re: new toys ( jimmy lewis searcher)

Posted 11 weeks ago

I have been lazy about writing my fishing reports lately. I need a trip to the keys. I have fished off of it several times and it fishes great. I mentioned its quietness because that is what matters most to me in terms of stalking fish. I am furthe… [Link]

Re: new toys ( psh hull paddler 11'1)

Posted 11 weeks ago

Hey NW, its bigger brother the 12'6 also has 5 fin boxes. These boards would be perfect for riding the tanker waves you were talking about. And if I ever make it over there, these are the boards I would bring. [Link]

Re: new toys ( ke nalu Mana) my surf paddle

Posted 11 weeks ago

thanks for the tip Pono. I am getting the blade fully submerged. Have not heard any slurp. It has some good pull. [Link]

Re: new toys ( coreban 8'10" platinum)

Posted 11 weeks ago

Hey Creek,I would love to go hang out up there with you guys. But that 4 letter word is getting in the way. W-O-R-K. >:(” title="Angry" class="smiley" /> <img src= [Link]

Re: Ice Poling?

Posted 11 weeks ago

That's awesome!A guy I can relate to…. I just destroy my Ke Nalus after a few years of breaking through ice…. then I repair them :)He went a level past my ice paddling…. I usually stop when the ice stops breaking under my board.This guy just … [Link]

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