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Starting August 1st, 2016 the Carbon-Tape and Vector net Reinforcements will be included in the price!















 





Standard Carbon-Glass tape has a 4.8 oz weave with both carbon strips and fiberglass. CG tape provides both tensile strength & Compression strength. It can be used to reinforce the tail and rails or down the stringer line to help prevent stinger pop on the deck. Also gives the board more spring or “kinetic flex” when used on the bottom. Works great on stringer-less boards. Comes in black or custom colors. Can be cut to size and tips pointed or rounded.




Carbon-Glass Tape: $2.00 per foot.

Tail / Rails Savers approx  2”x12-14” = Included

-The Remix




Carbon-Glass Tape: $2.00 per foot.  Deluxe 12’ (144”) = Included

^This one is our top of the line Glassing for Competition Shortboards! Ultra light glassing with added strength. Deck and tail strips add compression strength while the bottom strip is for both stringer reinforcement and added flex strength. You know? That extra pop! Also helps prevent premature buckling. You know? When you land an air kinda hard and the board buckles, usually down by the fins.




Carbon Tape 3” (6-Line) Power Strips. $2.00 per ft. x 6 ft. = Included

Helps reinforce the stringer. Prevents stringer pop, and added tail and rail strength. Almost obligatory for stringer-less boards to prevent deck collapse, and to strengthen those rails. Without a stringer the rails become the main source of strength for the board. I see these tapes becoming the norm for Stringer-less boards.

-The Little Fatty 6’4” for Jose Cueto!


 
“You will pay for this”! It’s all included in the price! Haha!


4+2+4 Tape just came in! Looks Hot!



Vector Net comes in different weaves. #138, #233, #226, #227

The diagonal crossed Technora Aramid fiber. It has a high tensile strength which is how much it can be pulled before it breaks. This makes it good for use on the tails and bottoms of boards to help add kinetic flex or “pop” especially on stringer-less boards. The #227 dense weave offers some impact resistance but pressure dents still occur.




#227 Vector net (Dense weave) $4.00 per foot

#227 Vector netting Tail/Rail Patch 18” = Included

-The Streaker




#226 Vector Net (Light weave) $4.00 per foot

#226 Vector netting Tail Patch 18” = Included

-The HBW



#226 Vector net (Light weave) $4.00 per ft. (Regular Price)

#226 Vector netting: Full 1 Side Deck Wrap approx 6ft. = Included

-The Vampire Fish



#226 Vector Net (Light weave) $4.00 per ft. (Regular Price)

#226 Vector Net: Full 1 Side Bottom Wrap approx 9ft. = FREE! Included in the price.



This is #138 Tri-Axial Pattern is made of Techora Aramid fibers, which are more flexible than carbon fiber. It’s said to provide dent protection as well as added flex strength.

#138 Vector Net  (2.5 oz thick weave) $5.00 per foot

#138 Vector Net: Tail patch: 18”  = This material is included! (Check for availability)

-The Earthling “Look dear! There goes another Earthling”.



Try XP #233 WHITE NET for impact Resistance!

New White #233 Net (Dense Weave) is said to have better impact resistance for use on decks. We shall soon find out!


 

New 5 oz. Carbon Quad Axial Cloth just arrived! Looks great for decks! For Stringer or Stringerless blanks.

Also in, 4oz E-cloth with Carbon Strips. Great for decks and tails!

 

Don’t forget to Spray!!! Get yourself a little paint job! Why not?

Spray: Solid 1 Color  $25.00.  Custom Color Spray $50.00 & UP^





Solid Spray +$25.00




Custom Spray +$50.00 and up^




Custom Spray ADVANCED:  $75 & UP.

MIAMI HEAT LOGO STENCIL $50.00 + SOLID 1 COLOR +25.00 = $75.00

-The Grenade




















CUSTOM ARTWORK FROM: +$75.00 & UP^


Solid Spray +$25.00 + Artist illustration +$100.00 = $125.00

Illustration by: Ghost Artist


If you are an artist and wishes to paint your own board here? You may do so at no extra cost if you bring your own paint and supplies. Otherwise you may have to pay or shop supplies.






Resin Tints-Transparent / Pigments-Opaque starting @

$50.00 (Dirty-No Cut Lap) Shortboards up to 7’0”.

Best Deal! Covers anything from a simple color streak or splash across your board to multi-color mayhem.

$75.00 (Clean-Cut Lap) Shortboards up to 7’0”.

$75.00 (Dirty-No Cut Lap) Funshapes and Longboards 7’1” and up

Next best Deal! Covers anything from a simple color streak or splash across your board to multi-color mayhem.

$100.00 (Clean-Cut Lap) Funshapes and Longboards 7’1” and up



Example Above: Resin Tint / Solid 1 Color / Cut Lap / Shortboard = $75.00


 

Above: Dirty Blue resin tint. Nose Dip.  $50.00                                 Dirty resin tint bottom. I made a mess. The Manta.

 

Pigment/Opaque White front. Light Blue tail. Dirty $50.00             The Swagger-Opaque glass. The white came out kinda cloudy.



$75.00




$100.00





 

The Soul Saver 9’0” with a cheater polish finish.


Surfboards come in a variety of finishes. They range anywhere from a rough sanded finish 320 grit (Matte), to clear sprayed, wet sanded 600-800 grit (Satin), Scotch Brite© finish (which is a semi-polished look), cheater polished using a buffing pad and polishing compound (Shiny), to full high gloss (Ultra shiny). Each one requires extra steps and extra work. I’m still playing this one by ear. If I outsourced the polishing and high gloss they would charge me extra. And I mean a lot extra, like $75.00 to do a High Gloss longboard. High Gloss requires an extra hot coat called a gloss coat. Afterwards, the seam needs to be ground down, then it’s a bunch of sanding steps using several high grit sand papers, then buffing with polishing compound. I’m feeling tired just explaining the process to you. And yes, it is a total work out. For right now I find that cheater polish to be the best option and it’s way more efficient than the high-gloss. I’m learning how to get very little cloth burns on the poly and the cheater polish can almost pass for a High Gloss. High Gloss is recommended for Fishes, Retro shapes, Fun shapes, and Longboards. High Gloss comes out to an almost mirror-like finish and is one step above the cheater polish. High gloss however, is not recommended on high performance shortboards as it adds some weight.


Cheater Polish: $25.00

  1. High Gloss (Gloss Coat + Polish): $50.00 For Polyester Only.


The base price is for a wet sanded finish, which looks Satin. All Epoxy surfboards come with the standard Satin finish. But if you wanted one polished and shiny it is doable for an additional charge. Epoxy surfboards do not get High Gloss. The Polyester boards also come with the Satin finish, but they can be polished with a shiny high luster finish. Polyester surfboards can also get the High Gloss treatment for the ultimate bling.


+$25.00 for Polished finish is reasonable if you wanted to add some affordable bling to your new board. We can either include this in the price and charge more or make it an option since these are custom boards. For many the sanded finish will do, but some boards deserve a shiny gloss finish. Looks even better.


When ordering your new board please specify; Sanded, Polished, or High Gloss for the finish. Otherwise Sanded is default.

 
 

Initial rough grit.                                       Looking frosty at 200 grit.                       The Grenade in Epoxy all Polished up.





 



































 


A pair of custom C-Shapes for:

David Maggard. & Valentina Parada.  07.2014








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Custom Surfboards Starting @

 

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$500.00 per Surfboard (Clean White Freshie) up to 6’6”. +$25.00 every 6” inches. Epoxy boards are +$50.00

Price includes Any Fin Setup with 1-5 fin boxes of choice. +Fin Sets Sold Separately.

Any Carbon Fiber / Vector Net Reinforcement is included in the price.

+Color +Tints +Graphics +Accessories are all +Additional.

Boards come in a Satin (Wet Sanded) finish.

+Polished & +High Gloss finish is +Additional.


Pricing current as of: 04.24.17 Prices are subject to change without notice.

Wait time on Custom Orders:

That’s just the way it is.

The good news is time flies!

 

Glassing David Begley’s Sizzle Stick in the Light Glass-Deluxe which has a full Carbon-Glass spine patch + tail-rail patches. Also a partial spine patch on the bottom.

Playing it by ear. Wet sanding Davo’s Sizzle Stick. Music: Carbon Based Lifeforms

Showing a little class. Polishing the Latest Craze in Polyester for Gerald.

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