News

Stay up to date with what's happening at Wave Tools.

Aug16
Metal Neck 2 Donut Eating Contest
Metal Neck 2 Donut Eating Contest
By

Andrew just gave away a hand shaped Wave Tools surfboard and a bunch of other swag to the dude who could eat the most glazed donuts in a minute. Totally awesome! Watch the video of the winner below:

Aug16
Metal Neck 2: The Bangover Premieres Big Time
Metal Neck 2: The Bangover Premieres Big Time
By

THe boys popped out of a limo at Volcom headquarters the other night with a copy of their new movie tucked inside their leather jackets. After a little bit of hey how you doin’s, tom foolery, and posing for Instagram with stoked groms the boys whipped out the movie and the crowd went silent. After a dramatic pause the crowd

Aug16
Watch Metal Neck 2: The Bangover
Watch Metal Neck 2: The Bangover
By

Matt Tromberg, Andrew Doheny and Metal Jimmy have done it again. Watch out world, MEtAl NeCk 2 the Bangover just dropped and the boys are destroying everything in site. Perceptions about what is cool in surfing are burned up in flames and washed down with beer. Thhe party starts when Christian Fletcher walks in the door. Shortly after, Creed Mctaggert

Jun03
Wave Tools Guide to Surfboard Fins
Wave Tools Guide to Surfboard Fins
By

If you understand how the different elements the fin will effect performance you can quickly assess a fin shapes and size in relation to conditions and the surfing you want to do.

ARCHIVE

  • Ben Benson Surfing Desert Point

  • River Surfing with Andrew

  • Ben Benson Scores the Points in Santa Barbara

    13-year-old Wave Tools team rider Ben Benson took a break from Bali this winter to score waves up and down the California coast.

  • Ben Benson Shreds Newport During El Nino

    13-year-old Indonesian surf freak Ben Benson made Newport his base camp this winter. In between surf trips up and down the coast, Ben ripped the local beaches and lived the SoCal dream.

  • High Performance vs Traditional Longboards

    Longboards come in a bunch of different shapes and sizes but the most part a longboard is either a traditional longboard of a high performance longboard. We will discuss the differences and help you decide what kind of longboard you should ride. Traditional longboards are currently in vogue and don’t show any signs of going out of style. Most the

  • Andrew Talks Shaping in Bliss Mag

    We were stoked to see Andrew did an interview with Bliss Magazine. The article featured a huge pic of Andrew in the shaping room at Wave Tools and had a little shout out to Wave Tools co-owner RS Elliot. We have been watching Andrew develop as a shaper for years and it is cool to see other people showing interest

  • Different types of tails on a surfboard

    The back end of a surfboard is referred to as the tail. Tails of surfboards come in many shapes. What shape of tail you pick for your surfboard is mostly based on personal preference, however, there are a few characteristics of each tail shape that will effect how your surfboard performs. It is important to acknowledge the characteristics of each

  • Dealer Spotlight: Maine Surfer’s Union

    As a small surfboard company we are always super excited when we get our boards into a core surf shop in a new territory. A few months back Maine Surfer’s Union and us finalized a deal to get a few boards in their store in Portland, Maine.

Load More