Tag Archives: glassing surfboards

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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Glassing Tutorial and Profile: Jack Reeves Part 1

Surfboard shapers sign their name to a finished board as a sign of pride. Pride for their high level of quality and pride in their final creation. The shaper gets all the glory. Ask a surfer who their favorite shaper … Continue reading

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Fiberglass Hawaii Honolulu Shop Tour

Fiberglass Hawaii was originally founded in 1966 by a small partnership in Honolulu, HI to supply fiberglass and resin to the construction and marine industries on the island. Soon afterward, the local surfboard builders realized they no longer needed to ship … Continue reading

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Contain Your Joy!

“Less is more”. “A clean work space is a safe work space”. “Organization is key to one’s success”. “You should buy some containers from Fiberglass Hawaii and clean up your work space”…Okay, we made up that last quote, but we … Continue reading

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