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Old    Jeremy Byrom (wakerider111)      Join Date: Jul 2006       10-16-2007, 1:11 PM Reply   
I can see the "symbolism" and name-representation of pretty much all the board companies emblems, all except for CWB. I cant quite make it out... make any sure sense of it...

http://www.wakeworld.com/WWImages/News/2007/cwblogo.gif

The only thought i have is that the white area on the left looks like a "C" and the black squiggly in the middle kinda resembles a "w" and the white area on the right vaguely resembles a "B"

INPUT anyone?

(I like Hyperlite's emblem a lot with the symmetry and i like Ronix too, the backwards "R" resembles an "S" and a #1 combined to represent "square 1" but at the same time is an "R" for Ronix... pretty creative huh?.)

(Feel free to open conversation about other emblems too)
Old    Joe Umali (dakid)      Join Date: Feb 2001       10-16-2007, 1:24 PM Reply   
it's obvious to me that it's a "c."
Old    John Anderson (fly135)      Join Date: Jun 2004       10-16-2007, 2:17 PM Reply   
It's looks like a G to me. I don't see CWB in the logo at all.
Old    C.I.E... AL Bischofbee (allen)      Join Date: Apr 2005       10-16-2007, 2:45 PM Reply   
I don't think it says anything. Its more of a symbol, or a representation for the company. Not all emblems or symbols have the company name in them. Mercedes Benz and Chevy for instance are the same way. They say nothing about the company but we relate those emblems to those companies.

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Old    Brandon Link (hyperlink)      Join Date: Nov 2003       10-16-2007, 3:32 PM Reply   
And.... CWB is the SHIZZ!!!
Old    jim peterman (jpete190)      Join Date: Oct 2007       10-16-2007, 3:33 PM Reply   
CWB, Stands for "Connelly Wake Boards"
Connelly builds Water skis. Connelly had to change it up when they got into the wakeboading field some years back. Due to the younger more hip crowd,(Demographics) they modified the name and their look but, it's the same company.
Old    Jake (nwsjake10)      Join Date: Feb 2007       10-16-2007, 3:44 PM Reply   
okay,
this is what i see..look at the emblem like this..the white area has a C and B, (not clear, but i think thats what they are) and i think the W is the middle bottom of the whole emblem in black..almost looks like an arrow pointing down..so it goes in order with the white C..then the arrow looking W, then the white B to the right..anyone..?
Old    Jeff Baker (innov8)      Join Date: May 2005       10-16-2007, 3:47 PM Reply   
Hhaha where do you think Hyperlite came from and O'brien came from, they were both ski companies just like CWB.
Old    Josh B (joshugan)      Join Date: Apr 2005       10-16-2007, 4:40 PM Reply   
^^^ Ya, except that O'Brien doesn't hide behind anything.
Old    Kalen K (kalenk)      Join Date: Feb 2007       10-16-2007, 4:47 PM Reply   
connelly wakeboards

connelly is an OG in watersports, and damn did they make good waterskis
Old    Loren (helix_rider)      Join Date: Mar 2003       10-16-2007, 5:16 PM Reply   
I always thought it was funny when you say the whole name out:

Connelly Wake Board Board Co.

Who puts the same word twice in their name...and right in a row!

That said, the Marius is the next board I want :-)
Old    Jeremy Byrom (wakerider111)      Join Date: Jul 2006       10-16-2007, 6:34 PM Reply   
If CWB's symbol really is just that... a symbol, than i guess they are standing alone on that aspect...(for the wake co.s) which isn't necessarily a bad thing... makes them unique i guess. (i personally like to look into the possible meaning and art... maybe i am analyzing it too much. Oh well)

Maybe a CWB rep will get on here and reveal it all for us

till then i think i will side with a white "c" and "b" and a black "w"
Old    alan plotz (alanp)      Join Date: Apr 2001       10-16-2007, 7:42 PM Reply   
i dont see any of that stuff maybe a double up line. thats it
Old    Kalen K (kalenk)      Join Date: Feb 2007       10-17-2007, 7:18 AM Reply   
I think its more of a hidden 666
Old    Jason G (jason_ssr)      Join Date: Apr 2001       10-17-2007, 7:55 AM Reply   
Im pretty sure its a stick figure holding a gun to his head.

Old    michael z (absoluteboarder)      Join Date: Aug 2002       10-17-2007, 8:19 AM Reply   
.....lol jason thats funny!.....I can actually see where you got that from...good one!
Old    Jeremy Byrom (wakerider111)      Join Date: Jul 2006       10-17-2007, 4:23 PM Reply   
I am about to give up my current theory for Jason G's... simply due to the fact that i am still laughing and snickering after writing this and attaching a modification.
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Old    Jeremy Byrom (wakerider111)      Join Date: Jul 2006       10-17-2007, 4:26 PM Reply   
...hopefully this thread doesn't ruin their symbol's reputation...

... 'cause now i like it EVEN MORE... Bah Haa hahhahahahaha... whoooo... i need a tissue to wipe the tear from my eye...
Old    Peter Moss (pete_moss)      Join Date: Sep 2007       10-17-2007, 5:24 PM Reply   
I'm pretty sure it's just a "C" that stands for Connelly.
Old    Chris (brody)      Join Date: Jul 2006       10-17-2007, 5:41 PM Reply   
I'm bored:
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Old    Isaac Gredinberg (extremeisaac)      Join Date: Aug 2005       10-17-2007, 5:46 PM Reply   
this thread makes it obvious that the riding season is pretty much over
Old    Maestro (maestro)      Join Date: Jun 2001       10-17-2007, 6:40 PM Reply   
White C, skinny black W, black B (in the middle)... That's my take at least...
Old    Skylar Leatherman (skeetersky13)      Join Date: Feb 2006       10-18-2007, 3:33 PM Reply   
why does it have to have cwb in it? why cant it just be a logo?
Old    Jeremy Byrom (wakerider111)      Join Date: Jul 2006       10-19-2007, 10:27 AM Reply   
it doesnt have to have the name in it... it can be just a logo... it's just that all the other logos have something to do with the name. Hyperlite,(looks like "hy" either way you look at it... also there is another logo that is an HL) Obrien,(is an o and a w combined) Ronix (is an R and also a S and a 1 at the same time), Liquid Force (water drop of course) Gator ('gator eye or the often seen GB) Need i go on?

I just "EXPECT" to see some kind of symbolism, thats all and was wondering if i was just looking at it wrong.

If CWB is breaking from that stereotype than that is fine
Old    Jeremy Byrom (wakerider111)      Join Date: Jul 2006       10-19-2007, 10:31 AM Reply   
Speaking of Obrien... i kinda wish they would bring back the old bubble logo... i kinda miss that, i thought it was kool. But i'd have to say the new one takes on more of an "extreme" look to match this "extreme" sport of ours.

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