Archive for 'Factory Blog'

Casey’s Cedar Gun

After months of work Mike Casey has finally finished his Chinese Cedar Gun.  He started with a 500lb slab of wood.  He got the rough shape down to 125lbs before chambering the blank.  The finished board is 65lbs and has beautiful polish.

Continue Reading →

Fin Made from Chinese Cedar

Mike Casey went all out on this wood board.  He milled it down from a 50olb piece of wood and made a matching fin with Chinese Cedar.

Continue Reading →

First Step

The first step in the lamination process is installing the fin boxes.  This is a batch of boards about to have the Future boxes installed.

Continue Reading →

Want to feel like bait?

If you want to feel like bait or chum, this is the board for you.

Continue Reading →

Fish Board

This is a custom board shaped like a fish and airbrushed like a fish.

Continue Reading →

Chambering Wood Boards

This is Mike Casey creating the chambers that make a wood board light.  After hollowing out all the slices of board he will glue the board back together and then finish shaping it.  After that is finally ready for glassing.

Continue Reading →

Australia’s Adam Melling Wins The Vans World Cup Of Surfing

Australian Adam Melling has won the Vans World Cup of Surfing, taking home $40,000 and re-qualifying himself for his spot on the ASP World Tour for 2013.

Read below for the ASP press release:

Australian Adam Melling, from Lennox Head NSW, has won the US$250,000 VANS World Cup of Surfing at Sunset Beach, Hawaii – exactly what he needed to retain a position on the ASP World Tour for 2013. Melling, 27, won US$40,000 and moved to equal ...

Continue Reading →

Marble Foam Stain Guns

It’s that time of year and there are batches of guns going through the factory.  These three are for one customer who requested marble foam stains.

Continue Reading →

Casey’s Woody

The polish on Mike Casey’s gun looks like glass.  On regular PU board heat is always a concern when polishing.  Too much heat and the fiberglass will get a waffle pattern.  On a wood board you do not need to worry about heat which makes the polish will really stand out.

Continue Reading →

Batch of Big Wave Guns

This is a batch of big wave guns ready for the decks to be laminated.  This time of year we have a lot of guns and tow boards going through the factory.

Continue Reading →
Page 4 of 21 «...23456...»