https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/46255891_331472694251186_8392863176571297221_n.mp4 https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/45833552_156734161961179_8092758543664253372_n.mp4 https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/46554789_2143376839324498_6903069295148139100_n.mp4 https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/46302446_295083807776210_6641033347590975804_n.mp4 Rousa has come down from the Westcoast to give the crew 45 years of knowledge in the shaping. And tomorrow he will be running a one on one handshape course starting with the planer.
https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/45671943_615962448818391_2003497171714065872_n.mp4 For a few extra bucks you can enjoy 2 full days in the bay shaping, glassing and sanding to complete and take home a sled. Here is a few pics of Michael all the way from Byron Bay enjoying 2 days of learning the craft. Cutting out the skinning of the blank with a […]
https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/45195395_1058223364355319_8381574589921940838_n.mp4 https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/45177403_251430165730504_6569235585020211071_n.mp4 The rectangle and round blocks are amazing for all stages of shaping. Today l have been using them for rail bevels, cleaning up decks and bottoms. It’s amazing what these tools can do. A must for all shapers, even the man himself @vulcansurf gives Dura-Block the thumbs up #dura-block
They are the best in the panel industry and we have been experimenting with them at the Studio after KR bought one with him on the last Shaping course. These are a must for all Shapers. They are rigid and have flex when needed. They come in a massive range of shapes and sizes. Velcro […]
https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/44646756_1004400359744871_8859998270497471749_n.mp4 https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/44672560_1895963573832277_4575323383384691840_n.mp4 Material inlays, Hawaiian guns to tints and pinlines. Just wait and see the finished products in the 10 hours they were in the studio.
https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/44126437_687542778297695_1075819023426572003_n.mp4 https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/44540061_294952831109414_8993185958596623088_n.mp4 We had 5 students shaping a mix bag of sleds. Had a 7’0 Hawaiian gun down to a 5’6 fish. Here is a few pics of the students marking and cutting out there templates.
https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/42248834_302200507043326_7292858590581551755_n.mp4 9’6 long 50/50 rail, volan magenta cut lap and finish coat all in 9 hours. It was hell but we got him out before 5.
https://zaksurfboards.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/40877423_227917448074602_6268206235189278935_n.mp4 This tool is the best l have used for marking and cutting laps on surfboards. There is plenty which we have all designed over the years but this 3d printed tool takes the cake.
Shaping Bay Rental – Book through our online booking system. $30 p/h min 3 hours then $20 p/h after. Massive range of tools , measuring equipment, over 100 templates for use and a electric barrel planer setup on extraction. Full use of Fcs and Futures routers. We sell blanks and offer preshapes from our inhouse […]
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 […]
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 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 separate to Zak Surfboards.