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Get a Smooth Finish on Your Next Project

The Fiberglass Hawaii Finish Shaping Pad is essential to any professional or aspiring shaper. This tool is most commonly used with full sheets of sand screen to achieve a smooth finish on various foam surfaces. This is a finishing tool … Continue reading

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Get Hands On At Dust & Fumes

Surfboards are a beautiful thing; part art, part science and pure fun. It’s these qualities that entice someone to try to shape their own board. Shaping can be an intimidating task for a first timer. What blank should I use? … Continue reading

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Avoid Transom Failures and Bad Color Matches

Fiberglass Hawaii is known for bringing the best quality products and materials to market. Boating and marine customers will definitely be interested in these exciting new additions to our inventory! GEL COAT: Our latest endeavor is providing custom gel coats … Continue reading

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Color Tint and Sparkle Deck inlay With Jack Reeves

In part one of our Jack Reeves profile video series we got a behind-the-scenes view into his world of glassing. We’re releasing part two this week containing two more color laminations. The first is a full tint lamination and the … Continue reading

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Off the Shelf to Out the Back

US Blanks surfboard blanks are designed to be “close tolerance” which means they have various rockers, thicknesses, shapes, and lengths which closely resemble those of a finished shaped board. This wasn’t always the case. Early board builders had to shape … Continue reading

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Thank you 2014!

Well here we are again winding down another year. It’s wild how fast time flies! This was our 48th year in business and we couldn’t be happier supplying the needs of the surf, marine, fishing and other composite industries. 2015 … Continue reading

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Blank Innovation: The Bonefish by Dean Edwards

Dean Edwards used his experience and ingenuity to create a one-of-a-kind surfboard made out of scrap foam. The only way to collect scrap foam is to hand shape. If a board is cut on a CNC machine it instantly turns … Continue reading

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