5'7 FIREWIRE GO FISH LFT SPECIAL ORDER SURFBOARD

5'7 FIREWIRE GO FISH LFT SPECIAL ORDER SURFBOARD

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Firewire Special Order Program:


This board is part of our Firewire Special Order Program, which ships directly from Firewire! This allows us to obtain practically any Firewire you want. Once the order has been placed with us, we promptly contact Firewire to confirm your board is in stock and instruct them to ship. Most orders ship soon after Firewire is contacted, but orders are subject to availability. We will confirm the expected delivery time and provide tracking. There is a flat $120 shipping fee for all Special Order Firewire surfboards to any Continental US shipping address


 


If you need the board by a specific date and or are working with a deadline please contact us directly to coordinate. Call us at 1-855-429-9570 or email info@catalystshop.com.


Rob States: "This board just makes me want to surf… no matter what the waves are like. It flies in small to weak waves, and if its overhead and pumping it draws unique lines, allowing me to approach waves differently and explore new lines". At first glance the outline pays homage to the old school fish but on closer inspection you’ll notice some subtle changes. I’ve narrowed up the swallow tip to tip to give the board more maneuverability and the narrower nose gives it a more speedier outline. The rocker is fairly relaxed with a low entry rocker upfront combined with a subtle tail rocker, giving this board quick ‘up and go’ and maximizes its top-end speed. The bottom contours are best described as “BOARD EAT BOARD” and were inspired by a George Greenough design I rode a few years ago. I’ve refined it over the years and it now features a really flat bottom concave that runs down the center all the way through the tail. The two side panels run down each rail on either side of the center panel, and transition from concave to flat to Vee while maintaining the deep single concave down the middle. The overall effect of these design parameters, when combined with a keel fin set up, is a highly maneuverable and speedy board with tons of drive and takes the retro fish to a whole new performance level. AVAILABLE TECH: LFT (Linear Flex Technology) White Deckskin - LFT incorporates Firewire’s SPRINGER HD, a 0.75" (18 mm) wide aerospace composite that runs down the centerline of the board, representing the next generation in our SPRINGER technology. The SPRINGER HD runs the entire length of the board and plays a pivotal role in optimizing flex from nose to tail.