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Shortboards


  [ The "Redtail" Pocket Rocket / High Performance Shortboard ]

The "Redtail" Pocket Rocket is our high performance short board. Shaped one at a time to custom specifications. Rockers generally fall into one of three primary groups - "flat backs" designed for marginal to moderate waves, "speed boxes" designed for all conditions, and "swoops" designed primarily for quality waves ...

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  [ The "Peregrine" / Step Downs ]

The "Peregrine" or Step Down is a high performance short board designed 1" to 2" shorter than a pure short board. This design offers short board performance ...

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  [ The "Merlin" / Double Downs ]

The "Merlin" or Double Down excels in small and marginal waves. The "Merlin" is two steps down from a surfer's short board. This design blends speed and maneuverability in a very short board ...

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Heavy Water


  [ The "Wolf" / Step Ups ]

The "Wolf" or Step Up is a high performance short board designed a few inches longer than a pure short board. This design extends short board performance into larger surf ...

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  [ The "Osprey" / Semi Guns ]

The "Osprey" or Semi Gun is designed for speed, quickness, and control in larger and thicker waves. Paddling and entry are a premium in these shapes. Performance is also an essential part of this design ...

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  [ The "Golden Eagle" / Big Wave Guns ]

Big wave surfing places brutally clear cut demands on a surfboard. First and foremost is catching waves with fluid entry followed closely by control getting to and turning off the bottom of the wave ...

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  Performance Plus Volume


  [ The "Kestrel" ]

The "Kestrel" is a cross between a high performance shortboard and a classic hybrid. Following the historical theme of crossing a shortboard with a longboard to yield the classic hybrid, The "Kestrel" mixes the gene pool another step to bring short board performance in a maximum surface area - high volume design ...

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  [ The "Albacore" ]

The "Albacore" combines perfromance and volume. This design has the length, thickness and surface area of the shortboards from the beginning of the shortboard revolution with the rocker, foil, outline and rails of today's contemporary shortboard designs ...

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  [ The "Barry" / Performance Hybrids ]

The "Barry" is named after lifelong friend Barry Gordon. This design thread was born in the halcyon days of short board revolution in the late '60s. The Hybrid is a recreational surfer's delight. Hybrid design varies with the surfer, the approach they take to surfing, and the waves they intend to ride. Borrowing components from modern short boards and integrating ...

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  [ "Abalones" ]

"Abalones" excel in small to moderate sized waves. This design emphasizes surface area to address these conditions and is significantly wider with dramatically fuller dimensions in the nose and tail. The design was developed in an effort to blend speed, performance, and glide in small to moderate sized waves ...

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  [ "Quad Fish" ]

The "Quad Fish" is a classic. It combines the traditional outline, rocker, bottom contours and rails of a Classic Fish and adds a dynamic dimension ...

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  [ '69D ]

Mike Diffenderfer was shaping some of the best boards in the world in the late '60s. This was an era of extreme development - a revolutiuon for surfing and surfboard design. Diff's boards were innovative and well executed designs that opened up a cornocopia of progressive performance surfing ...

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  Eggs


  [ The "Pelican" / Speed Egg ]

The "Pelican" or "Speed Egg" is a design we developed with Rob Yuen during his years of surfing the points, reefs, and beaches on the Pacific Coast from Oregon to Baja. RY's experience and interaction with surfers up and down the coast contributed to this design. This design is so basic it will surf itself ...

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  [ The "Kingfisher" / Rocket Egg ]

The "Kingfisher" or "Rocket Egg" is the radical cousin of our Pelican / Speed Egg. When RY - who inspired our original Speed Egg - was introduced to the Kingfisher he said, "You'll have to register this design with NASA!" ...

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  Longboards


  [ Makaha Fun Guns ]

The Makaha Fun Gun - named after Oahu's legendary west side reef. The Hawaiians were some of the first postmodern surfers to embrace performance surfing on big boards. The Makaha Fun Gun is a high volume full template surfboard ...

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  [ Performance Longboards ]

Performance Longboards are designed to offer the surfer performance turns, trim, and nose riding in one versatile surfboard. Rocker and profile have curves ...

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  [ Classic Longboards ]

"Traditional or Classic Longboards" capture the classic lines of the halcyon days of long boards ...

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