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The information on how to make a wooden longboard
- Section 10: Leash Mount and Expansion Concern for the hollow design – The leash mount is created in this section and a unique and quick method of creating a leash cup for the wood surfboard is described
- Section 8: Shaping Up – Shaping the rocker of the fun board length board is not needed since it is actually built with the rocker already in the surfboard design
- Section 4: Rails – The are described and description of how to cut, glue, and attach each rail to the ribs are clearly described with pictures and diagram
- Section 5: Building the Skeleton – This is where the hollow wooden surfboard starts to to take shape
- Section 6: Nose and Tail – The nose and tail are cut and assembled using the full size blueprints
- Section 9: Fin – The wooden longboard has a single fin design with a permanent attachment
- Section 3: The Ribs – The surfboard has ribs that are attached to the center spar
- Section 1: Getting Started -A basic overview of the hollow surfboard you will build
- Section 2: The Backbone – A guide of how to make the main spar of the surfboard
- Section 7: Decking – The hollow design will now be enclosed using a thin veneer
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