Tag Archive: health

A starboard carbon downwinder in for repair.

It was temporarily fixed with a solar cured resin.

Not the best adhesion.

After repairing with carbon fiber and recreating the original finish.

Ready for this winters Downwind sessions.


Sex Wax removed from a customers 9FT 2 LONGBOARD surfboard

415 Grams!

Guess his board will paddle quicker now.

Jeff the ding man surfboard repairs Uk Bmth

Autumn has fully arrived, its raining so relax and  watch a surf movie 🙂

DING MAN surfboard repairs UK BOURNEMOUTH

Not the best photo granted – rail crack on a surftech Joel Tudor Longboard

which got dropped on the rocks at a local reef break

During repair – all damaged removed and rebuilt correctly.

Paint and clear coat.

Cleaned and ready to hang ten.

Enjoy Simon.


A  Rusty surfboard mini mal in for a tail repair.

Note how a diy solar activated resin has previously been used, hmmm.

Preparation for a wooden tail block.

Keep Posted.

Mark’s Fish surfboard.

TELL TALE SIGNS of surfboard deck delam

are cracked glass and the stringer/foam stained by sea water.

INITIAL repair preparation revealed:

Note the three rust stains in the foam,

looks as if a previous owner to Mark had attempted

to start a repair, it will soon be repaired correctly using quality materials.

“Caring repairs by Jeff The Ding Man”





“Caring repairs by Jeff The Ding Man”


A Starboard Big Easy 12ft SUP

So many small dings to repair as it works hard for a living…

this SUP teaches newbies to sup via

The SUP Store

Cheers Nick 🙂

Recommissioned for future teaching on The South Coast.

SUP REPAIR by The Ding Man

Matt’s Circle One SUP

in for a ding which cracked the rail in two places.

Notice the long split on the apex of the rail.

Repaired with epoxy and glass then a painted Billabong logo.

Enjoy your stand up paddleboard Matt.

DING MAN surfboard SUP repairs in Bournemouth Dorset UK


SUP repair uk Bmth

DING MAN Caring SUP & surfboard repairs in Bournemouth UK

Owen’s race paddleboard with rail dings –
this resulted in compressing of the eps core by continual knee bashing.

Repaired with carbon fibre

Ready to race.

Owen is a member of

Branksome Chine Surf Lifesaving Club. Lifesaving since 1990.


Caring paddleboard SUP surfboard Kiteboard repairs in Bournemouth Poole
Dorset UK