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Lend a paddle to one of your friends and oops snapped in two!

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After cutting down the main shaft to remove any signs of damage,

I turned my attention to the bamboo paddle.

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The damaged carbon shaft was carefully removed

and re bonded to the newly cut shaft.

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The result a slightly shorter SUP paddle though as it’s adjustable it’s still very functional,

and lighter… a bonus for those long distance ocean sweeping sessions 😉

Enjoy Reuben.

Caring quality surfboard  SUP repairs

The secret of happiness and life is revealed in this film..

Hobie Surf Shop l BLOG

This is all you really need to know… a film Donny made of Terry over a year of Fridays. All the life lessons are here.

“T. Martin lived a life deserving of honor. From an early age he realized what he was gifted with and kept things simple. His focused perspective on what really mattered never changed as his impact on this world and in our hearts and lives was felt beyond measure of the some 80,000 surfboards he is said to have made.
I was honored to know Terry well and gained so much from his companionship, inspiration, tutelage and now continue to draw from the legacy that he created. God was the main ingredient in his life and he followed his ways and served Him with out abandon. At age 74, after passing away from a struggle with cancer, he did not lose his soul in the process…

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