How to make a solid balsawood surfboard
DVD - 65 minutes
Finally an instructional DVD on how to make your own solid balsa wood surfboards is out.
Sit back and relax while renowned Australian shaper Mark Riley shares his secrets of making a solid balsa wood surfboard with you. Covering everything from selecting the wood to ready for glassing, this 65min DVD won't leave a question unanswered.
1. Tools & Safety
2. Balsawood – selecting the sticks
3. Rocker template
4. The Glue up
6. The Plan shape
7. Rocker Clean up
8. Nose & Tail Block
9. Wood Imperfections
10. The Finish Plan Shape
11. The Rails
12. Final Sand & Sealer Coat
The DVD also includes written instructions that take you through the process step by step.
When you purchase this DVD there will be an individual code on it. As soon as you're ready to purchase your balsa wood or blank, let us know your code and get a $30 discount!
Please note: The youtube video to the left is a trailer and contains only snap shots from the actual video – the video is filmed live and runs for 65 minutes.
Available options: Please note that next to ordering the "how to build a solid balsawood surfboard" you also have the options of ordering box sets at a special price. Choose between a double box set or even a triple box set. (depending on the set you choose it includes the following: the solid instructional DVD, foam core instructional DVD and/or "how to surf" instructional DVD.
Price for single DVD: $60 AUD
Price for double box set: $90 AUD
Price for triple box set: $110 AUD
Please note: Hollow boards are very difficult to make without any real benefits and they need to be well maintained and they are difficult to repair, they are also very limited to your custom shape – we do solid and foam core!