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Wave Weapons buys and sells Vintage Boards. 1930 – mid 80s

1922 South Coast Highway,

Oceanside, California 92054

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Ben Aipa back

Vintage Ben Aipa Surf Board – Blue Wave

Wing Stinger from the late ’70s. 6’7 x 21" x 3". This is a California classic with a wider tail and all the right ingredients put into it to make surfing days a treat.

Ben Aipa

Ben Aipa Back

Vintage Ben Aipa Surf Board – Red

Wing Stinger from the late ’70s. 6’7 x 21" x 3". This is a California classic with a wider tail and all the right ingredients put into it to make surfing days a treat.

Ben Aipa

Ben Aipa back

Vintage Ben Aipa Surf Board – Yellow

Signature model Stinger by Ben Aipa. #399 from the late ’70s .
6’6 x 21" x 3". Bens board fell off the rack, hit a bucket and had to be re-shaped. Hence the wing.
Selling for $1800 – now on sale for $900.

Larry Bertlemann

Larry Bertlemann

Larry Bertlemann

Larry Bertlemann

Vintage Larry Bertlemann Surf Board

This is one of the first boards built by Lou Dogg and Larry Bertlemann
6’2 x 20" x 2 3/4".
Selling for $10,000 – now on sale for $4,000

Greg Noll

Greg Noll

Greg Noll Detail

Vintage Greg Noll Surf Board

Greg Noll and Nicky Dora (Da Cat). This Black Cat is one of the rarest boards, it has hand painted florals top and bottom. Original removable fins. Pintail.
10′ x 22.5" x 3". Excellent condition.
Selling for $25,000 – now on sale for $15,00
0 including fin.

Dick Brewer

Dick Brewer

Vintage Dick Brewer Surf Board

Original Dick Brewer from the early ’60s. This board is the sister board to Hawaiian auction piece sold for $33,000. It has the original fin two 1" redwood stringers side by side, and is signed by Dick Brewer. Shaped by Brewer when he owned Surfboards Hawaii. Board has a suntan and some water damage on the rail, nothing bad. Board #823.
Selling for $3,800 – now on sale for $2,00
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Sam Hawk

Sam Hawk

Vintage Sam Hawk Surf Board

Hand shaped Semi-gun by Sam Hawk himself. Mid ’70s and in great condition. Round pintail single fin, very impressive board by a very impressive shaper.
7’3′ x 20.5" x 3 1/8". Great condition.
Selling for $2,000 – now on sale for $1,20
0 including fin.

Lightning Bolt

Lightning Bolt

Vintage Lightning Bolt Surf Board

Gerry Lopez Design. This diamond tail single fin was found at Long beach swap-meet. The person who bought it said that it was shaped by some Mexican so he scraped the name Lopez off the board.
6’4′ x 20" x 2 7/8". Great condition.
Selling for $2,500 – now on sale for $1,50
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Barry Kanaiapuni  Lightning Bolt

Barry Kanaiapuni

Barry Kanaiapuni Lightning Bolt

Barry Kanaiapuni  Lightning Bolt

Vintage Lightning Bolt Surf Board
Red with Yellow Bolt

Barry Kanaiapuni for Hawaii Pipeline. This shaper has the most expensive boards in the Lightning Bolt collection.
7’3" x 19" x 3". Great condition.
Selling for $3,600 – now on sale for $2,500.

Gerry Lopez Lightning Bolt

Gerry Lopez Lightning Bolt

Vintage Lightning Bolt Surf Board
Yellow with Orange Rails

Gerry Lopez Lightning Bolt. Mid 70s. Hand Shaped, signed and personalized by Jerry. Very rare single fin pintail from the mid ’70s. These 8′ Lightning Bolts are very hard to come by. Great condition all original.
8′ x 21" x 3 3/8".
Selling for $5,500 – now on sale for $2,5
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Gerry Lopez

Vintage Lightning Bolt Surf Board –
White with Red bolt

Gerry Lopez Lightning Bolt. Mid 70s. Single fin, swallow tail. Impeccable condition, all original.
6’3" x 20 1/2" x 3 3/8".
Selling for $2,500 – now on sale for $1,75
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Nihuuia

Vintage Nuuhiuua Surf Board

Shaped in the early 80s this tri-fin was one of the first thrusters made by Nuuhiuua in California.
6′ 3" x 21 1/2" x 3 1/4".
Selling for $1,200 – now on sale for $800
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Phil Edwards

Phil Edwards

Vintage Phil Edwards Surf Board

Honolulu Series A model. This triple stringer blue pigment yellow pin lines was all done by Phil himself. This board has a lot of history, it made the Longboard magazine(still have the magazine) Triple T band stringer with blue pin line in outer stringer. Knifey rails. Phil wrote a letter about the board which will accompany the board as well as the magazine.
10′ x 22 1/2" x 3". Mint condition.
Was $10,000 now selling for $7,000 firm
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Simon Anderson

Simon Anderson

Simon Anderson Detail

Vintage Simon Anderson Surf Board – Nectar

This was one of the first thrusters made by Simon back in the early 80′s. This was a huge turn in the fin placement.
6’3" x 20 1/2" x 2 7/8"
Selling for $5,000 – now on sale for $2,000
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Shaun Tomson

Shaun Tomson

Shaun Tomson

Vintage Shaun Tomson Surf Board

One of the first boards built by Shaun Tomson with the original logo before Instinct. Double wing, pin. Single fin. Shaun was very impressed with this board as he asked to sign it being a good friend at Wave Weapons.
6’8" x 20" x 2 7/8". Great condition.
Call for price
. 760 809-6180

Dick Brewer

Vintage Dick Brewer Surf Board

1985 Single fin Needle. Dick Brewer design hand made for Lou.
Big Wave Board.
9’6" x 21" x 3 1/2".
Call for price
. 760 809-6180

Skil Planer

Vintage Skil Planer #100 1972

Vintage surfboard shaping planer that pros use – these planers are the toughest, and are extremely difficult to find these days One in good condition like this can sell for as much as $3000. This one is selling for $1800. Has new belt, cord and blade. Used by Lou, Bertlemann, Al Chapmann and a few other shapers of note.