• Length - 8' 6"
  • Width  -  22 1/4"
  • Nose  -  17"
  • Tail  -  14 7/8"
  • Thickness  -  2 3/4"
  • Nose Rocker  -  4 5/8"
  • Fin - Single or Thruster
  • Glassing - 4 oz, E glass
  • Suggested resin - epoxy
  • Glass schedule - 2 deck, 1 bottom
  • Bottom profile - flat
  • Construction - Fishbone frame
  • Vent - Brass or plastic
8' 6" Pintail Funboard
This funboard is just that - FUN!  Its
kind of a longboard that wants to be
a  shortboard - and it loves a nice
medium-size swells.

The classic pintail has low drag for
speed but its easy to keep under
control.  A single fin works great but
you can install three, four, or even five
fins.  Its as agile as a short board but
you can get to the nose too. And the
modern rail profile seals the deal.

Its best for riders up to 190 lbs. but
heavier riders are OK depending on
your experience level.  
  • Surfboard Plans
  • Glassing and Fin Kits
  •  Accessories
  • Total Support
The full-size rib and spar
templates show the ribs
with rounded ends. These
rounded ends make
getting the correct rail
profile foolproof.

On the right we decided to
make solid rails so the rib
ends were cut off and rail
strips added.  The book
shows all the details.
Order The PDF Instruction Manual & Full Size Plans Here
You will automatically receive the full size templates for the 8' 6" Pintail Fun Board with your
order. You can order additional templates using the drop down window below.   
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Please Note:
This is not the same instruction manual as the flat-top
board manual.  It is unique to the dome top boards and the
instructions are similar but not interchangeable .
Full size templates printed out on
a regular ink jet or laser printer.
8' 6" Pintail Funboard Instructions and Templates
Order here and pay with any
credit card through PayPal.  The
new versions aren't set up for
instant download yet so I'll send
them directly as soon as
possible.  If you are outside the
US it may be a few hours.
This is an eBook. The spar
templates are also sent as pdf
files via email. You simply print
the templates on a standard
printer and paste them together.  
Templates require between 6
and 11 sheets of paper
depending on the size.

If you order the 8' 6" Funboard instructions and templates above you can add  templates for other boards for only $4.99 each.  These
templates are sold in addition to the book above and are not sold alone.
Additional Templates