Mike Hynson Rainbow Single Fin + More: Weekend Grab Bag

Greetings, Shredderz! It’s time for another Weekend Grab Bag. Keep scrolling for some fine sleds that are all listed for sale as of publishing time.

8’10” 1968 Gordon & Smith Midget Farrelly V Bottom (Craigslist San Diego)

First, the bad news: there’s a huge traction pad affixed to the deck of this bad boy. The good news? Uh, there’s no traction pad on the bottom, I guess. At $600 I can’t exactly call this one a steal, but it’s not bad, either. I have never seen that giant “V” graphic, which I suspect is original.

Rainbow Surfboards Mike Hynson Single Fin (eBay)

If you’re in search of psychedelic street cred, look no further. Hynson was a part of the infamous Brotherhood of Eternal Love, which remains one of the all time craziest stories in all of surf history, which is really saying something.

6’0″ John Kies Encinitas Surfboards Quad Fin Fish (Craigslist San Diego)

I’ve written up a bunch of John Kies shapes over the years. I don’t have much to add other than I think his boards look rad. I’m partially drawn to this particular board because Joel Tudor has an Encinitas down rail egg he often rides at large Blacks that has the same colors.

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