Item# 4506 Round Nose Pocket Rocket 6'6" 21.5" 3" thick
This is the round nose version of the Pocket Rocket for small summer surf or for someone who wants more paddle and wave catching power than the original version.
This new POCKET ROCKET model. It is a retro shortboard design that we used to make in the early '80's. Since we are coming up on our 50 th. year in business, We have been reintroducing some of our old shortboard models from back in the day. I shaped around 10,000 short boards in the 70's and 80's but have shaped mostly long boards since the rebirth of long boarding in the mid 80's. Now I am having so much fun shaping these POCKET ROCKETS and STING FISH retro designs. The outlines are the same, but they have the new modern rockers and rail contours that make them even better. I make them about 1/8" to 1/4" thicker and up to 1" wider than modern short boards, but this gives them the superior paddleability of an 80's board with the maneuverability of a modern