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  DESIGN TOPIC ESSAYS
   
 
Surfing performance and surfboard design are in constant change. The evolution of surfing performance and surfboard design continues to be driven by innovative and creative surfers and shapers. Surfing and designing and shaping surfboards is an epic part of surf culture. When we have the opportunity we will write and post about surfing, surfboard design, and surf culture. Continue to essays
 
 
  SURFBOARD FUNDAMENTALS
 
 
  Glossary
 
  What is a surfboard ?
 
 
  Nature and the Design Process
 
 
  Evolution of Surfboard Design
 
 
  SURFBOARD ANATOMY
 
 
  Anatomy of a Surfboard
 
 
  Rocker
 
 
  Foils
 
 
  Outlines
 
 
  Bottom Contours
 
 
  Rails
 
 
  Fins
 
 
  Surfboard classes and designs
 
 
  In depth description of surfboard classes and designs
 
 
  2022 Surfboard Construction Options
 
 
  SHAPING
 
 
  Theory of Volume
 
 
  Displacement, Volume and Surfboard Design
 
 
  The Zen of Computer Shaping
 
 
  Computer Shaping Tools
 
 
  SURFING
 
 
  Generating Speed and Power
 
 
  Board Selection - Considerations and Components
 
 
  Board Selection - Dimension Guides



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