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Takayama Glass Slipper

Here’s another decent deal: a Donald Takayama Glass Slipper for $450 on Craigslist in Los Angeles. The signature looks like the real deal. They’re still pumping out boards under DT’s name but it is pretty easy to tell when the signature is done by hand. Here are a few hand signatures from DT; whereas…

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Lemon Lime Andreini Vaquero

Usually I post interesting boards or ones that I think are good deals. I don’t know that there’s anything super interesting about this Andreini on Craigslist other than the fact I simply love his boards. It’s a 7′9″ Vaquero, apparently custom shaped, with a fuller nose (not so sure that I see this…

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Jeff McCallum Quad

This one is a no-brainer: a Jeff McCallum quad fish on Craigslist, in seemingly great condition, for $500. Who knows what kind of pressure dings and heel dents are lurking underneath the wax job, but this is an eminently reasonable price for a board that can easily retail for twice as much (e.g.,…

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Dewey Weber Stylist Mini Gun

Found on Craigslist in Cayucos, CA is a vintage Dewey Weber Stylist mini gun. The poster claims it’s from 1969. Looks like the real deal, but it’s hard to tell given the, uh, not quite professional photography stylings. The Stylist logo matches up with the poster’s description as well as Stoked N Board. It’s…

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Oh Baby! Christian Fletcher Signature Model

I love surfboards in general, but I hold a special place in my heart for 80s and 90s surf culture. There’s something about the neon and the brash attitude of that era – I mean, we’re talking about a time when it was not just considered acceptable but downright cool to wear webbed…

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