A fake futures plug made from some shit plastic ( as discussed in older posts Chinese fin boxes) no glass over the boxes just some filler resin over the box. Doesn’t even stick to the plugs. Love to name names but in today’s world I’d get slammed. I guess it pays the rent. And no […]
TP’s Fin Marker Template. Check online at www.thesurfboardstudio.com.au $39.95 Aud or follow our YouTube channel The Surfboard Studio. This is a must for all shapers. Precision marking, quick and easy functionality, tried and tested by the industry.
We thrive to give you the most competitive pricing on tools, hardware and accessories. Been in the industry well over 20 years and here to stay. Check out www.thesurfboardstudio.com.au. And stay tuned for our product reviews.
2 x Full rack setups and 4 x wall rack setups. Biggest selection of hand tools and Power tools. Futures and FCS II router kits and tools for use. Hourly rates, daily rates and weekly rates. Aps3000 Cnc in house choose from over 200 shapes. Contract glassing or will sell you the gear for dyi, […]
on the May course. Oliver finished up with this amazing HP shorty for his trip to the Telos. Oliver did a course for a school project. For a 14 year his showed up the old boys in the class. Layed up his first carbon strip which he got from @shapersmanufacturersco and did a black tail […]
We have a massive range of FCS plugs and tools ranging from FCS X2, Fusion, FCS II, Jigs, Router bits and every other tool needed for your next project visit us on www.thesurfboardstudio.com.au or visit showroom 1A Fink st Preston 3072
He is a few vids and pics from last weeks course of the boys shaping there first ever surfboard. We have an extra coming in tomorow to do the glassing course. 5 students, tints, cutlaps, lam, filler, sand, finish and go home with there boards. In under 10 hours massive day. Stay tuned #preston.
We have done a full top up on stock at the factory this week for the release of our new website which will be up online on the weekend. For all you backyarders to industry we have structured pricing to give you guys the best prices online. We have a massive range of materials, hardware, […]
shaped and tuned up as a HP single fin under the amazing Studio teacher Simon Forward @4dsurfboards . Ryan finished up with this amazing sled to go home with. Super clean lines, magic glass job and an amazing sanded finish. Well done mate show room quality. Hope she goes well. Enjoy
of todays glassing course. 10 hour massive day, 7am to 5am and these boys showing off there first ever cutlaps. A big well done to Julian and Ryan for doing such a clean job on there boards. Australias first and only full complete surfboard making course from start to finish in 2 days. What ever […]
drop rail Simmons. Tryed to convince him in setting it up with some future plugs but he found a set of glasson keels on my shelf and frothed on them. Wait for this one next week its going to be a cracker.
Thought I’d get the pics up before May course starts tomorrow. Here is a few pictures of Kyle’s finished sled. This thing came out like it should be sitting on our rack for sale. We painted up the board before putting on the profinish. We don’t normally offer sprays due to the timeline. So anyone […]
Hey crew we have a new Studio website coming up in the next month. Will be offering bulk discounts on Fcs plugs and futures plugs. Wholesale prices on all materials and gear. Stay tune. Website will be seperate to Zaksurfboards.
Thomas shaped up a winter step up. Super simple but super refined. Glass job came out like show room quality. Carbon strip down the guts with some around the tail. He finish at 3 and went down the coast for an arvo session. Magic sled . #
Julian whipped up a 8’8 log with a colour dip, cutlap, glasson fin and a shit load more. This is what you call the hamburger with the lot. All done in 18 hours on 2 saturdays. This thing came out amazing. Well done mate.
finished up with a double tinted cutlap with deck and fin inlays. Came all the way from Taiwan to do our surfboard course in melbourne. He walked out frothing, big well done mate this thing came out amazing.
This tool avoids some of the problems with standard layout square which measures from the stringer instead of the rail and gives you perfect fin positioning every time. This is a must have tool for the industry.
Hand glued by myself watching Tv after dinner. Painted on adhesive not sprayed on so these suckers should last a long time. $22.95 each . Yes there is a few drips on some but that makes them handmade right.
These boxes are AUSTRALIAN MADE and designed to stick with polyester resin. Most Asian made fin boxes use cheap plastic which doesn’t stick to polyester or even some epoxy resin. Next time when buying supplies ask where there made it may help alot of headache down the track.
SUPER SAP BRT Epoxy System is an optically brightened, clear laminating system, designed specifically for ultra white cosmetic applications such as surfboard laminations over EPS (polystyrene) or PU (polyurethane) foam SUPER SAP CLR – Is a non-brightened version and is water-clear when cured. Best used when pigments are added or on dark color substrate applications. Available […]
We have finally made the finest blend of profinish in a spray can for you. Best thing to use on repairs and surfboards. You will get good mileage out of them. $39.95 a can and life will be super easy again. No spray guns or compressors needed.
That’s right, we are now taking bookings for the 2018 Surfboard Studio Courses!!! For nearly the price of a brand new production board, we provide students with all the materials, tools and live instruction necessary to create a surfboard. Upon completion, the surfboard you shaped is yours to keep. The lessons provide you with the ability […]
With warmer weather on the way we have loaded up with the new range of Ocean & Earth Surf Hats. Nothing really gives you the same protection as shade from the sun & these hats are the best way to ensure that you head doesn’t get fried while locking in time in the […]
We have a bunch of really good secondhand surfboards on our racks at the moment at Zak Surfboards. Here are a few pictures of a couple of the more choice ones that have landed recently – Some pretty choice options if you are after something new and interesting to ride, but don’t want to splurge […]
We have a full range of the Torq Mod Fish now in store at Zak Surfboards. A design that’s a perfect blend of a classic fish outline with a contemporary rail shape & bottom contour. The Mod Fish is built for that perfect combination of speed, maneuverability, paddle power & stability. Specifically designed to excel […]
We have a few new models & updates set for the coming summer including the Zak 2018 Twin Fish (pictured). One of our best sellers last year we have tweaked it slightly to give it a slightly bigger wave range with the end result more refined for performance than previous versions. We have added […]
We Are Open This Friday from 10am until 6pm (we may shut a little earlier if it is quiet) Saturday we’ll be open from 10am-1pm and Sunday, just our normal hours of 12-4pm. Drop by and check out some of the fine gear we have in store. Friday 10am – 6pm (with possible early […]
We now have the the Rob Machado MIDAS by Firewire in store at Zak Surfboards. This super fun looking shape is designed for high speed shralping in small to medium waves and looks to be an excellent addition to you quiver as we get closer to the warmer months. The Midas has a fairly broad […]
Selecting the Right Fins for your surfboard can really be a daunting task. There are so many options to choose from for starters and it seems that there really isn’t a lot of good, user friendly information readily available. Having the right fins can really make or break a board (performance wise) – so […]
!! The Chilli Faded Model is now in store at Zak Surfboards !! You still looking for that one board that you can be comfortable on when it starts to pump? Don’t want it super long or too gunny? Still want the board to turn in the pocket and run out on the open face? […]
Lost Pro-Formance Series Pocket Rocket models are now in store at Zak Surfboards – full size run hanging on our racks at present!! The aim of this new Pro-formance series is to allow customers to purchase exactly what is under the feet of the many top level athletes that Matt ’Mayhem’ Biolos shapes for. Over […]
We now have the brand New Creatures Grips in Store at Zak Surfboards. Set to officially drop in the coming months this new range features all new designed signature pads for all of their team riders including – Griffin Colapinto @griffin_cola , Mitch Coleborn @mitch_coleborn , Stephanie Gilmore @stephaniegilmore , Joan Duru @joanduru , Ethan […]
Firewire Surfboards latest performance shortboard model The Tomo SKX is now in store on our racks at Zak Surfboards. Designed by Dan ‘Tomo’ Thompson as Stuart Kennedy’s all-round shortboard model for the WSL 2017 season and intended to be surfed in mediocre to good waves. The SKX has a relatively full outline (for a performance […]
We have just launched a brand new Zak Secondhand Instagram account @zak_secondhand On this page we will be posting all the secondhand boards that come into the shop so you can easily keep track of what is in store. Each board listed on this account will have 6 photos detailing the deck, bottom, nose, tail […]
We have the Pyzel Ghost model on our racks here at Zak Surfboards. This high performance shortboard works fantastically well when the waves have a little more juice. Originally designed to excel in steeper & hollower waves, the Ghost is actually quite a lot more versatile than you’d think. A board that certainly doesn’t lack […]
The Wetsuit Guide Looking at buying a new wetsuit? Or just getting into surfing and looking for your first wettie? We’ve put together this general guide on how wetsuits work, and an explanation of the different features you can get in a wetsuit to help you choose the right suit to get you in the […]
New to the Futures Fins range, the Futures Jack Freestone Generation fin is already proving to be a fin of choice for several staff and regulars for small to medium sized waves. A very well balanced fin that is relatively large in size, this slightly more upright template allows for tighter arcs with a generous […]
!!!Slater Designs Gamma now in store!!! They’re in – 2 big boxes of the the new Slater Designs Gamma models just arrived in store this morning. Definitely not just a glass slipper fit for the King – these look like pretty epic all-rounder for those of us less gifted wave riders, in the right dimensions. […]