Donated to CSM – August, 2020

By August 10, 2020Stories

‘Pacific System Homes’ Style Redwood/Balsa Plank

10’ 7-1/2”
22-1/2” wide
17-1/2” nose
19” tail
3-1/2” thick
49 lbs.

The board may have been shortened somewhat by cutting off the tail.

“Dick purchased this board from a guy in 1955 who said it came from Hawaii. The board has been in south Mission Beach ever since. Mostly used for Bay float for kids and living room display.”

Donated by Dick Moebius and Dave Thomson.

History by Rob Thomson

Hansen Big Wave Gun

10’8”
21” wide
15” nose
11” tail
3-1/2” thick
36 lbs.
1-1/2” redwood stringer
redwood/fiberglass
tailblock
8” glassed-on
fiberglass fin

Hansen/Cardiff decal

Early to mid-1960s

Donated by Grant Fletcher and Family