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mango_wake 03-10-2004 6:35 AM

How many wakeboards do you have &amp; what are they? <BR> <BR>}<font color="ff6000">everybody loves mangos and sunshine <img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/blush.gif" border=0></font>

aaronlee13 03-10-2004 8:09 AM

I only have 1... 04 Parks with 04 parks bindings... my other boards were stolen

rock_n_boardin 03-10-2004 8:14 AM

04 Parks <BR>03 Motive <BR>98 CWB <BR>90s Wake Tech "for the ladies" <BR>

wakeboardrn 03-10-2004 8:24 AM

Pretty sad that you have that "for the ladies" <BR> <BR>I wouldn't want to ride it. Guess that's why I always have had my own board. <BR> <BR>I keep going back to my '00 belmont. I also have a '02 trip but Gina's been using that forever!!

harryhog 03-10-2004 8:26 AM

dunno, i recon thats ok that he's got a board that he doesn't use that he can lend out to the females, its probably a really old board and so really thin so better for 'the ladies'. <BR> <BR>I say nice one jonathan............

alindquist 03-10-2004 11:26 AM

01 or 02 Byerly Finless - Not sure on the year, all I know is it's the sh*t! <BR>I also have an old school Wake Tech Gator (the one that looks like a Gatorade bottle) - honeycomb and has phasers all over the bottom - haven't riden on it in a long time but it was pretty bad ass when I bought it.

kristian 03-10-2004 11:33 AM

My guess for most boards, is Paula, she has a new board every other week <img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/lol.gif" border=0> <BR> <BR>I've got 4 at the moment. (but have had a few boards in between) <BR>96 LF Free 135 (no longer in use) <BR>00 HL Belmont (which is now used as the GF Board) <BR>2002 Origin Skull 138 <BR>2003 CWB Absolute plat <BR> <BR> <BR>(Message edited by kristian on March 10, 2004)

emoney 03-10-2004 11:37 AM

2 LF 03-Team 134's <BR>1 Wake Tech Blunt 69 <BR>and 4 old ass hyperlites which are benches <BR> <BR>(Message edited by emoney on March 10, 2004)

blindsiderider 03-10-2004 12:07 PM

02 Blindside Stingray <BR>03 Blindside Assasin <BR>04 Blindside Blade <BR>02 Hyperlite fluid (Boat Board) <BR>02 Liquid Force Trip 133.5 Ultracore (Boat Board) <BR>OLD HO skurfer style <BR>

malibususpect 03-10-2004 2:58 PM

1998 obrien evil twin <BR>2000 obrien flux <BR>2002 obrien custom <BR>2002 obrien suspect <BR>2004 cwb absolute platinum <BR>2003 cwb lucky wakeskate <BR> <BR>i never really noticed that most of my boards are made by obrien until now

wakestar8878 03-10-2004 3:10 PM

Between my Uncle and I we have: <BR>a Skurfer Blast <BR>The O.G. H.O. Hyperlite <BR>Hyperlite Pro <BR>Hyperlite Shapiro <BR>Wake Tech Big Air <BR>Wake Tech Flight 69 <BR>Liquid Force Free 135 <BR>Liquid Force Fly 135 (Broken in Half) <BR>Liquid Force Best Board <BR>Hyperlite Belmont Honeycomb (motive style) <BR>03 Hyperlite Belmont Biolite <BR>03 Hyperlite Belmont DNA <BR>03 Hyperlite Motive <BR>03 Hyperlite I forget what its called (kids board Motive style with Robot graphics). <BR>03 Hyperlite byerly wakeskate <BR>02 Cassete wakeskate signed by Thomas Horrel

wkerat 03-10-2004 4:18 PM

I have: Ricky G 138, Hyperlite Parks 138 DNA, Hyperlite TFD 136, CWB Sol (to teach the friends), CWB Absolute plat. 140, 04 CWB Prodigy Plat.140, and an 02 CWB Prodigy 140.

03-10-2004 4:55 PM

1990's Neptune single tip <BR>1997 Wake Tech Flight 143 <BR>2000 Free Motion Escape <BR>200 Hyperlite Byerly 137 Ltd. <BR>2001 Hyperlite Byerly Finless 139 <BR>2002 Hyperlite Byerly 142 <BR>2002 Hyperlite SBG Byerly <BR> <BR>Stu

jdpritch89 03-10-2004 5:22 PM

97 O'brien Crow (broken) <BR>99 LF Trip (no fins...at all) <BR>01 Belmont (broken) <BR>03 Premier DNA (current) <BR>

walt 03-10-2004 6:05 PM

03 Premier DNA <BR>02 Motive 144 <BR>03 Motive 134 <BR>116 catalyst Wake Skate

troyl 03-10-2004 6:40 PM

95 Connely with red flames <BR>96 Hyperlite BAFF <BR>96 Hyperlite Shapiro <BR>97 Hyperlite Lavell <BR>98 Hyperlite Lavell HOneyComb <BR>99 Hyperlite Vero Honeycomb <BR>00 Hyperlite Project Honeycomb <BR>02 Hyperlite Premier DNA <BR>03 Hyperlite TFD DNA <BR> <BR>99 Hyperlite soft top wakeskate <BR>02 Cassete Concave <BR>03 Landloc <BR>04 Broadcast <BR> <BR>Plus another 5 misc kids/guest boards. <BR> <BR>I did not even realize that i had that many. <BR>Thanks for the post and the memories! <BR>I just might have to ride that old Shapiro this weekend!!! <BR>Don't ask for a binding list! <BR> <BR>

eccpaint 03-10-2004 7:02 PM

LF Balance 135 <BR>LF Fusion 139 <BR>LF Fusion 134 <BR>Blindside DV8 140 <BR>O Brien Ambush 143 <BR>LF Super Squirt 128 <BR>Blindside Flower 125 <BR>Iconn Jeremy Kovak 140 <BR>Blindside 5-5

malibuboarder75 03-10-2004 7:06 PM

Between me and my friends we own: <BR>2003 billy mckee <BR>2002 balance <BR>2001 trip <BR>2001 helix <BR>2003 substance <BR>1998 Free motion <BR>Cwb lucky wakeskate <BR>2002 subjekt <BR>1996 shapiro <BR>2003 Double Up wolf <BR>2001 Neptune <BR>and some <font color="ff0000">•</font><font color="ff0000">•</font><font color="ff0000">•</font><font color="ff0000">•</font><font color="ff0000">•</font><font color="ff0000">•</font><font color="ff0000">•</font><font color="ff0000">•</font><font color="ff0000">•</font><font color="ff0000">•</font> from walmart

oulaxster25 03-10-2004 7:07 PM

2001 LF Superfly 43 <BR>2001 LF Helix 39 (Newest one still waiting for the lake to unfreeze to use it)

mcfatty 03-11-2004 7:54 AM

Not all mine, but what's in MY basement right now. <BR> <BR>99 Obrien Amp 143 <BR>02 Belmont 136 <BR>03 Emily Copeland 134 <BR>03 motive 140 <BR>03 diva 131 <BR>02 byerly 137 <BR>01 byerly 131 <BR>

moondoggie 03-11-2004 10:20 AM

Hyperlite Premier <BR>CWB Nirvana <BR>Kidder Graphite <BR>Double-up Greg nelson <BR>Blindside 140 <BR>Hyperlite Landlock <BR>CWB wakeskate <BR>Liquid Force Squirt 128 <BR>Some other Piece of s*%# wakeboard <BR> <BR>

harryhog 03-11-2004 10:39 AM

oh my god, how do you guys decide what you are going to ride?

jamesb 03-11-2004 4:04 PM

I can understand updating a board every few years, but why do so many people need so many boards (I am talking about the number of people who have 3 or more boards from the last 2 years). Do you buy a board just because its the newest one out? Do you have a lot of spare cash lying around that doesn't have any other use? <BR> <BR>You may all feel free to update my board anytime (97 Double up Nelson). But I am not going to update it any time soon because I don't see a need. My only other board is a 95 Cordial (one of the original twin tip boards). <BR>

villageidiot 03-11-2004 4:58 PM

I just wanted to say *** CONGRATULATIONS *** to each and every one of you.

caribsailor431 03-11-2004 5:43 PM

why do you need that many boards?! <BR>

wakeboard4life 03-11-2004 5:52 PM

I have one...because last time I checked you couldnt strap on 10 boards at once. What do you guys do? Ride a different board every day of the week? "Hm today is Monday, I think I'll ride the belmont." But for real, if you guys have so much money lying around donate it to the BAHFNANB fund (Brad and his friends need a new boat fund). I take credit cards and personal checks <IMG SRC="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/happy.gif" ALT=":-)" BORDER=0>..Cant say if I didnt have wads of cash lying around I wouldnt have 10 wakeboards either though...oh yeah, I just noticed most post are like "me AND my friends have"..but still.

buttacup 03-11-2004 6:50 PM

03 Obrien Vision <BR>02 LF Evo (currently has a collection of dust bunnies on it)

powdrhound 03-11-2004 7:09 PM

02 CWB Absolute (boat board) <BR>03 Premier <BR>03 Substance <BR>Quality not Quantity <BR> <BR>(Message edited by powdrhound on March 11, 2004)

electricsnow 03-11-2004 7:40 PM

Wow james, that's so dope that you have a cordial. I like to collect boards and someday (although I don't know how likely it will be) I would like to get one of those. Does grant still make those things? <BR> <BR>Actually, that nelson shape was seen as being ahead of its time...

jamesb 03-11-2004 8:51 PM

Naked, Grant is now married and living in Canada so the last time I saw him was the last time he was in Oz (about 1 year ago). I don't know if he is still making them now days but I doubt it. I grew up next door to Chief so I saw a lot of the boards that he made and different things that he tried with them. I remember when he started making them, people wouldn't let him ride in comps with them because they thought they looked too much like a trick ski, and not skurfer enough (lol)!!! <BR> <BR>My Cordial, I tried to sell about 5 or 6 years ago but didn't have much interest. Thank god she didn't get bought because they are pretty rare now days. I am going to mount her on the wall of my garage shortly. Good to see somebody else who knows of the boards and appreciates the classics!

malibususpect 03-11-2004 9:11 PM

the only reason i have so many boards is because i upgrade every year or so but i never got rid of my old boards. they are still used as boat/bash boards it still is kind of retarted to have so many boards

brettly 03-11-2004 9:39 PM

'01 Premier <BR>'97 Obrien Buzz(with the almighty surfplates, ahhh the one that started the addiction!)

solo 03-11-2004 10:51 PM

These are all some big lists. Let's see some garage pictures.

wakeforce139 03-11-2004 10:52 PM

damn some people have a huge amount of boards, for me its a circa 2000 liquid force search (pimp board, seriously), and a 03 LF team

electricsnow 03-12-2004 7:33 AM

That's cool james! Those boards are totally unique...I remember seeing pics of shaun murray, dean lavelle, and bill mccaffray riding those things once they made it down to australia, so obviously some converts were made! And when grant was riding those things, he always had a snow influenced style and was hitting rails and what not. Anyway, thanks for the information! <BR> <BR>And please...don't drill any holes in it!! Ha!

wakestar8878 03-12-2004 9:25 AM

On my side my family has been involved in the sport since the beginning. So we've just collected them over the years. Why get rid of them, they'll make a nice addition to a game room one day. Oh, I forgot about the '01 Hyperlite Juvi 131 also..

rock_n_boardin 03-12-2004 10:45 AM

Patty, no offense by the "for the ladies comment" Harry was right, when we have people on the boat that don't own a board I let them use one of mine. But the ladies in general have smaller feet and prefer a smaller board. So I have that board for them to use. It's probably a 98 WakeTech, which I bought new in 98 I think, this year I upgraded the sandle type bindings with a pair of Hyperlite Spin bindings. <BR> <BR>I have spent about $350 total on it, so I think that is pretty cool for me to spend my money to have a board available for all, by the way I have had two "ladies" use my "ladies" board and come back the next weekend with their own board. They are stoked!!! <BR> <BR>Ok, I guess I could be politically correct, I will call it the small person/feet board for now on.

solo 03-12-2004 12:13 PM

I wanna see some proof. Some of these guys are listing like 15 decks. Upload a pic and let's see your gear.

jaegermaster 03-12-2004 1:12 PM

Alright Hahn, I don't have a list as long as some of the other guys, but here's mine. <BR> <BR>The LF and Old Byerly are mine and I plan on keeping the Parks. I rode it yesterday and loved it. The 04' Byerly is in Vegas right now and I havn't ridden it yet so I'm not sure if I'll keep it. <BR> <BR>I do aagree with you, Hahn, let see the pics. <BR> <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103143.jpg" alt="">

wakeriderixi 03-12-2004 1:19 PM

2001 Belmont <BR>2003 Belmont <BR>2003 TFD

malibususpect 03-12-2004 3:02 PM

pics? ive got pics <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103161.jpg" alt=""> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103162.jpg" alt="">

solo 03-12-2004 3:45 PM

Here's mine.... <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103173.jpg" alt="">

troyl 03-12-2004 5:14 PM

Heres my pic, just one new 1 or 2 per year. Just a tiny part of the obsession! <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103178.jpg" alt="">

troyl 03-12-2004 5:27 PM

Anyone bored want to guess the boards above?

chubbydaddy1 03-12-2004 6:57 PM

all ho

kristian 03-12-2004 11:05 PM

Ok I'll cive it a shot (no use of board guide) <BR>TFD 142 (with parks) <BR>Premier 140 DNA (its either moon or team boot) <BR>Project 142 <BR>Belmont 131 <BR>Vero 143 <BR>Voyager 124 (with Mobes) <BR>Byerly 142 <BR>Lavelle 141 <BR>Heer 147 <BR>Lavelle <BR>Not sure about the directional, but its shaped just like the shapiro. <BR>Broadcast <BR>Cassette concave 43.

mango 03-13-2004 8:13 AM

}<font color="ff6000">Steve H. - That rack you made is so sweet. Keep on Posting pics of your wakeboards. I think Shawn &amp; Troy are our winners with the most wakeboards so far. </font><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/blush.gif" border=0>

solo 03-13-2004 11:37 AM

OK I currently have 13 deck including surf boards and wakeskates. Last season I sold 5 boards to friends and family, the season before I sold 3. I just don't have enough space to store them all and everyone that enters my garage and either rides or wants to learn asks me to sell them something. I do have a small advantage, I have been buying stuff from Cobe and Charley Pattersons garages in Orlando for the past 3 years. Not to mention all the blems I acquire from Wileys here in Seattle. I keep rotating my gear. Necrasson told me once, a wakeboard is like a skate deck. When new, they have superior pop and flexibility. After a season of hard riding they don't snap like a new deck.

solo 03-13-2004 11:46 AM

Here's a list of what I keep in my arsenal: <BR> <BR>04 Obrien Clutch (with a special slider base) <BR>04 Gator Harris <BR>04 Hyperlite Temet <BR>03 Hyperlite Grubb Catalyst <BR>03 Double Up Pure Ride <BR>02 Cassette Wakeskate <BR>02 Origin Wakeskate <BR>02 Double Up Collin Wright <BR>01 Double Up Collin Wright (The one that gave me 12 stiches) <BR>03 Hyperlite Broadcast <BR>03 Hyperlite Landlock <BR>03 Inland surfer chubby <BR>03 Phase Five <BR> <BR>

solo 03-13-2004 11:47 AM

What about snow boards? Lol!

kristian 03-13-2004 11:58 AM

Hahn: If you ever get the overwhelming feeling to send one of those boards to france (cough Gator harris cough), I wouldn't say no <img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/proud.gif" border=0><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/lol.gif" border=0> <BR> <BR>What's the current count on how many wakesurf boards BillJ has? its like 5 or 6 now?

jjared 03-14-2004 3:00 AM

02' Motive 140 - First board when I started <BR>03' Parks 143 Bio - Wanted something a little more aggressive <BR>03' Diva 134 - Wife wanted to start <BR>04' Byerly 142 - Gift from a friend and I like it more than the Parks..the perfect board. <BR>02' X-Star - After I started in 02' I got hooked and had to buy something real nice to hold my boards <BR>03' Tahoe - The Blazer just wasn't enough...who knew that cheap $279 board would end up costing so much <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103384.jpg" alt=""> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103385.jpg" alt=""> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103386.jpg" alt=""><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/proud.gif" border=0>

electricsnow 03-14-2004 8:17 PM

Here's my collection (I guess I just had to get in on this Pi$$ing match). I have the boards that I do because I collect them... only three or four of them were boards I used to ride (One I didn't bother taking a picture of, which was the 03 substance). Please take note of the sano skurfer, as that was the style of board from last year's alliance buyer's guide that troy navarro was doing a backscratcher on. I didn't include pictures, but I also have a number of wakeskates, old school skateboards, and peter line snowboards. If you notice anything else weird in the pictures, please, ignore it... <BR> <BR>You all might find it interesting to know that I also have an extensive collection of name tags and hair nets... <BR> <BR>I'll do these in two shots...I hope they work. <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103496.jpg" alt=""> <BR> <BR>(Message edited by electricsnow on March 14, 2004)

electricsnow 03-14-2004 8:20 PM

"number two"...why can't I have sharks with fricking laser beams attached to their heads? it just sounded right... <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103500.jpg" alt="">

cramey 03-14-2004 8:53 PM

oh yea.... i have a tubelite. so beat it. <BR> <BR>bs 180, mid handle pass. <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/103521.jpg" alt="unf!"> <BR> <BR>!ph3ar! <BR> <BR>of the boards i actually use tho... <BR> <BR>04 substance <BR>04 harris <BR>04 cwb prodigy <BR> <BR>(Message edited by cramey on March 14, 2004)

radikal 03-14-2004 9:15 PM

nobody here want to sell me his premier 2003 Dna <BR>or it's Parks 133 Dna 2003 ??

solo 03-14-2004 11:01 PM

How does the tube lite ride?

blackandblue 03-15-2004 6:21 AM

Wow, not so naked, that is an awesome collection! Love that Sano...that is what we learned on many many moons ago...and I would kill to have it back. And your wake tech series is sweet too. Your profile says you're 23. Some of those boards are almost as old as you...ha ha ha.

cramey 03-15-2004 6:24 AM

solo, tubelite rides like a soaked piece of cardboard.

electricsnow 03-15-2004 10:03 AM

Sweet gregg! Do you know much about that board? I haven't been able to gather much information about sano...I know it was jimmy redmon's deal (the board even came with a board bag and it said "redline designs" on it, and I know that was his). After that, I don't really know a whole lot because when people talk about old wakeboards, they're always like, "Skurfer! Skurfer! Skurfer!" and you never hear about sano. <BR> <BR>Anyway, if you remember anything like the year it came out or how old it really is, I'd love to hear it. And if you're looking for one, you may want to watch ebay, although sano is a hard brand to come by. I think I've only seen two sano skurfers on ebay, but with patience and persistence you should be able to get one. <BR> <BR>If you don't mind me asking, how did you get rid of yours? Did you sell it, or did it break? The plastic on those wasn't that durable...it's not like the plastic the skurfers were made of. Later

mango 03-16-2004 12:24 PM

I bet most of the pro's have us beat if that's if they still hold onto all their wakeboards throughout their career.

blackandblue 03-16-2004 12:59 PM

not so naked, We got our Sano in like 91 I believe. If I remember correctly we got it at Cope's in Santa Clara. The Sano was like a surf board rather than a skurfer as far as materials go. Ours held up pretty well. We would regularly break fins and the heel straps but the board held up well. I know other people would snap them in half but we were not that advanced. <BR> <BR>We loaned ours out to a friend who moved away and although we kept in touch for a while...well, I have no idea whatever happened to him after that. <BR> <BR>Now, I know Cobe used to ride them when he was young and living in Folsom. Maybe Steve Hahn could find out more for you if you're interested. <BR> <BR>Gregg- <BR> <BR>Steve??? What do you know? <BR>

solo 03-16-2004 1:05 PM

Not much....<img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/rofl.gif" border=0> <BR> <BR>Mikker has over 100+ boards, no lie! That's a lot of boards.

kristian 03-16-2004 1:08 PM

I bet Cobe has the coolest Garage Sales.

solo 03-16-2004 1:10 PM

He's too much of a pack rat to sell anything.

veganx 03-16-2004 1:20 PM

The not so naked chef, if you ever want to unload any of your old boards let me know. There are a few in your collection that I'd love to have. <BR> <BR>Lat time I counted I've got a dozen wakeboards and four wakeskates. <BR> <BR>Troy, (from left to right) 2003 TFD DNA, 2002 Premier 140 DNA, 1999 Project Honeycomb, 2003 Belmont 131 DNA, 1999 Voyager, 2002 Vero, 2000/2001 Byerly 142, 1998 Lavell Honeycomb, 1997 Heer Honeycomb, (laying on the floor) 1997 Lavell Honeycomb, 1995 Shapiro, 2003/2004 Broadcast, 2002 Grubb.

electricsnow 03-17-2004 10:40 AM

Gregg, at first I was going to say that you must have had one of the higher end sano's, but upon inspecting mine closer, it might be more of a surfboard material. It's hard to tell...it's so light and the outer glass seems like plastic. But I'd say you're probably right because I remember reading a jimmy interview from 1997 and he said that when he first met tony finn, tony gave him a back handed compliment and said something like, "Nice boards>" And jimmy replied incredulously, "What do you mean, nice boards?" And then tony said something like, "Your boards are better than mine, but the public's not ready for yours." And then jimmy concurred...a number of years later...it's a good story. <BR> <BR>Wow, I'd love to look inside of cobe's garage...if I could, one other garage I'd love to peep inside of is erich schmaltz's. And it's pretty incredible that cobe can keep that much stuff...I have my wakeboards in my room and I'm seriously running out of space...but I dont' want to keep them in the garage either. I dont' want them to get damaged... <BR> <BR>Bird, I dont' think I'll be selling anything anytime soon. I thought about it, and I'll basically collect until I think it's stupid. And I don't know what i'll do with my stuff...I kind of like the idea of making a museum like the skate lab because I have all sorts of stuff. But since wakeboarding is so young, it'd be kind of hokey to make a museum at this point. But you know, it could be set up by a cable park or something...again, kind of like the skatelab. <BR> <BR>Anyway, if there are some decks you're interested in, they are out there. A couple of them are more rare than others, but over time they'll re-surface. One of the rare ones I love is the Josh Smith board, just because I really respect his riding and his style and his attitude and... <BR> <BR>Oh, and if you're looking for the old hyperlite, keep your eyes peeled...I've seen many on ebay, but very few of them aren't significantly faded. Good luck!

troyl 03-17-2004 11:40 AM

Love those old boards. <BR>Kristian wins my contest. Two days riding in hot and Sunny Lake Elsinore, all expenses paid. <BR> <BR>***Air fare not included*** <BR> <BR>Glad to see I am not the only one that gets a new board year.


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