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THREE SIMPLE STEPS TO BUILDING YOUR BOARD...

STEP TWO:
SELECT THE TEMPLATES FOR BOARDS YOU WANT TO BUILD 

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STEP THREE:
CREATE & BUILD YOUR MASTERPIECE AT HOME! 

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8' 6" Big Wave Gun

 

  • Length 86"
  • Width  -  20 1/16"
  • Nose  - 12 1/8"
  • Tail  - 11 1/16 "
  • Thickness  -  3"
  • Nose Rocker  - 5 13/16"
  • Tail Rocker - 3 3/8"
  • Fin - single or Thruster
  • Glassing - 4 oz, E glass
  • Suggested resin - epoxy
  • Glass schedule - 2 deck, 1 bottom
  • Bottom profile - flat
  • Construction - Fishbone frame
  • Vent - Brass or plastic

 

This board is all about speed!  This board was inspired by boards built by one of the best big wave riders on the planet.  He charged huge surf all over the world and he ruled the Banzai Pipeline on the North Shore of Oahu Hawaii.  These waves require skills, courage, and the right equipment.

This board has soft 50/50 rails that get a little harder at the tail.  The bottom is flat for speed and the narrow tail reduces drag to a minimum.   

We air brushed our board with subtle "ghost flames" on the deck.  If you like the look and want to duplicate it on your own board email us and we'll send the PDF file that will print a full size picture of the flames. Tape up the pages and cut out your own stencil.  

 

These templates are to be used in conjunction with the Hollow Wood Surfboard Manual available on this site. They are only available to people who have purchased the manual and are not sold  independently.

8'6" Big Wave Gun Templates

$4.99Price
  • BE SURE TO GET THE MANUAL BEFORE YOU BUY TEMPLATES

    You need the instruction manual before you purchase the templates. It will save both of us time asking and answering questions and will ensure that you build a great board.  Once you buy the manual we'll update it and provide full email support to you.  If you have a version from years past we'll send you the latest version for free - for life!

Things you'll need to complete your board.