Occasional Breaches of Structural Integrity

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The intriguing story of Dale Kobetich who pioneered water housing construction in the 70’s and 80’s. Kobetich was often criticized and dubbed “irresponsible” by fellow surf photographers, as he was known to take a very long time to complete water-housing orders.