US Blanks 608XEPS (HD Coloured Stringer)
In demand! These are the new HD stringered Eric Arakawa designed superfused Expanded Polystyrene Blank – waterproof and very easy to shape, this is the extra thick (3 1/4″) version 608X EPS which is more versatile. (2.0 pounds per cubic foot equates to 32 kg/m3 Comments: “The ‘X’ is the maximum volume version of the 6’8” EPS. Designed for versatility to accommodate a wide range of board styles from Fishes to Big Guy Shortboards. The manufacturing process ensures uniform density and fusion throughout, thus allowing the shaper to use the maximum width of the blank if necessary.” See options below for a choice of HD foam colours…
In demand! Our new range of HD stringered EPS blanks. Make strong, lightweight boards with these new 3/4″ HD foam stringers, glued either side with US Blanks proprietory flexiglue. Insane feel and the choice of three colours. Our team rave a bout the feel of the blanks in their boards – especially when used with the Unidirectional S2-Glass (Kinetiq Glass) down the stringers. Also available as a 6’05”, 7’02” and in 7’08” EPS.
These are Eric Arakawa designed useful thick 608XEPS superfused Expanded Polystyrene Blank with a number of stringer colour options – waterproof and very easy to shape. The best EPS on the foam market. This is the extra thick (3 1/4″) version 608X EPS which is more versatile. 2.0 pounds per cubic foot equates to 32 kg/m3.
Designer Comments: “The ‘X’ is the maximum volume version of the 6’8” Superfused EPS. Designed for versatility to accommodate a wide range of board styles from Fishes to Big Guy Shortboards. The manufacturing process ensures uniform density and fusion throughout, thus allowing the shaper to use the maximum width of the blank if necessary. A close tolerance version to yield a quick shape and generate less waste.” ERIC ARAKAWA
See or download the latest US Blanks blank catalogue, stringer configuration information, rocker information, foam choices or foam colour options here.
NOTE: This blank has a number of stringer options, including coloured HD stringers. Click OPTIONS for a range of stringers.
Overall Bottom Length: 6’9” (205.74 cm)
Tip-to-Tip Deck Length: 6’8” (203.20 cm)
Max Width: 21 7/16” (54.45 cm)
Max Thickness: 3 1/4” (8.57 cm)
Available Densities: 1.5 PCF & 2.0 PCF
US Blanks – the world’s best selling EPS surfboard foam – are without question the strongest, most accurate, most user friendly foam on the market. Surfboards made with US Blanks have the best feel according to all research. The stringers are straight, clean and easy to plane. The foam cleans up so well. The plugs are from the best shapers, bar none. Plus you get custom rockers, coloured foam, coloured glues, a huge range to choice from, and total respect! We’ve seen foam companies come and go – this is the foam from which all our production is produced, and we recommend (and guarantee) every blank we sell.