Hello, there. Steve built our close friend Chapman Murphey two beautiful new Pendoflexes for winter on the North Shore, a 6′6″ and a 7′2″, racey blades for Island barrels. Chapman left for Hawaii the next morning and flew right into a beautiful clean swell. He and our friend Lyle Carlson rode the boards during the [...]
Archive > November 2010
A moonset, good friends and fascinating storm clouds: Sunday morning marks day #3 of enjoying observing the movement of the low pressure and front. This morning we were blessed with a beautiful moonset at sunrise, that is until the moon dipped down into the deep frontal wall of clouds. We enjoyed talking story down at [...]
Hello, there. At sunrise this morning we rolled down the hill to the ocean and enjoyed the gusty wind and pelting rain when a squall moved in. The surf is on the rise. Back here at home, we’re working on creative projects and enjoying listening to the rain. Thanks for stopping by and taking a [...]
Hey there! This morning the skies are overcast and we’re getting ready for the big low that’s on its way for the weekend. Rain and wind gusts up to 40 mph are predicted for the beach areas, and snow in the mountains down to about 4,000 feet. At Ocean Beach, the tractors were grooming the [...]
Here’s Troy Boy and Steve with the new Pendoflex longboard that Steve built for him. Troy is a talented ceramist who makes beautiful mugs, platters and other items. We’ve heard that Troy’s having fun on his new board. . . sharing the stoke. . .
God bless all of the Veterans. Thank you for your contribution to our freedom in the United States of America.
Thanks to the US gov. web site for a refresher on some of the history of the holiday: World War I was known as “the war to end all wars.” Fighting ceased when an armistice, or [...]
When Matt picked up his new Pendoflex quad, he brought some wonderful yellowtail that he had caught. The fish was so tasty, thanks, Matt! Last week when the nice swell was running, Steve and I saw him on the trail with his new board. He’s enjoying his new Pendoflex and we’re stoked!
Hey, there! Today is Friday, Fin Friday, haha. Steve made two sets of handmade custom wood fins. The darker set will go on a kneeboard for DogMan, and the lighter set are for a Rubber Ducky that Steve is making. Both sets have unique custom templates and are double-foiled. The darker keels have an inside foil [...]
Lately we’ve been helping a friend with his job while he is on an adventure in Indonesia. Last night we went to sleep smiling, because a new swell was on the way and the morning was going to be fun. It’s been a while since we’ve had nice weather and a long interval groundswell. We [...]