Soundings IV

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A reader-supported surf publication founded in 1992, The Surfer’s Journal is vivid, authoritative, and independent. The goal of each 132-page bimonthly edition? A completely resolved composition. Balance. Color. Story. And purist surf energy from Page One to close-of-book.

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“The surfboard crafting world’s masters of fin design, including George Greenough, Curtis Hesslegrave, Chuck Ames, and Andy Dovell, discuss their research efforts toward better understanding fin dynamics and design progression. Thef foil, rake, and flex patterns involved in single-fins, twin-fins, thrusters, quad-fins, and even some fin-wings are discussed in detail–fancy stuff. “