Design Outline

Steve Hann from etc boards

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The barefoot board builder pushing the limits of wood.

Crinkle cuts and the great Macaroni fin experiment

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Science friction from the world's most mechanical reef.

Champagne Glass: The #77 by Sharpeye

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Filipe's winning steed is exactly the same dimensions as last year's, though with a few crucial changes.

The history of the twinny

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From Bob Simmons to Neal Purchase Jr. From San Diego to Newcastle.

'Shapeshifter' interchangeable tail shapes

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A clever system or an over-engineered gimmick?

Champagne Glass: The Desert Storm

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Introducing the mother of all boards.

Tom Wegener and a custom for Curren

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Tom Wegener and Tom Curren branch out on a new collaboration.

Quobba fins launched in West Oz

Graeme Powell

Inspired by the movement of the fastest fish in the ocean, these fins have taken 38 years and more than $2.5 million to develop.

Watch: Kelly Slater on the Cymatic

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From ayahuasca-inspired trips to cymatic vibrations, the ascension of Kelly Slater continues...

Greg Webber's deep double

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Check out Greg Webber's exotic deep double concave, shaped "for someone" in the Quiksilver Pro.

Watch: Dave Rastovich // Quivered

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Rasta talks us through his Gary McNeill-shaped quiver.

Clear resin with a green tinge

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Eco-X epoxy resin increases the green stakes in board making.