|Surfy Surfy shop rat and team rider Rob Machado has been secretly shaping surfboards for years now.|
|Rob has finally started his own surfboard label, Machado Creations.|
|Classic outlines for classic clean surfing.|
|The logo is the branding mark that was used by Rob’s great, great grandfather, Agustin Machado, who was one of the first settlers in the Los Angeles area in the 1800s.|
|Rob has definitely caught Single Fin Fever, for which their is no cure.|
|The shapes are really clean and well done. Impressive work.|
|5’11” x 18 3/4″ x 2 1/2″|
|We took a deposit on this one the other day.|
|Here is Rob learning how to glass under the watchful eye of Gary Stuber at Moonlight Glassing, late 1990’s.|
|Rob recently got the cover of Surfer Magazine. Photo by Grant Ellis.|
The 5’11” is called the Tom/Taylor model.
5’11” X 18 3/4″ X 2 1/2″
It’s available for scrutiny here at the shop,
or purchase via our fancy online store: clicky clicky
Rob shaped his first board in 2003. Here is a photo: click
Keep your eyes peeled for more single fins by Rob in stock in the near future.