HB Bodyboards Soul Art Polypro Core - 2015/16 Model
At HB, our philosophy for designing bodyboards is simple: We take only the finest grade materials, integrate them with team tested templates, and incorporate the latest in construction technologies to create a line of high performance wave riding craft worthy of the HB name. We’ve lived by these three key principles for the past 28 Years of Bodyboard Production.
Brand: HOT BUTTERED bodyboards
Model: Soul Art Polypro Core
Collection: Soul Collection
Sizes (inchs): 39inchs, 40inchs, 41inchs, 41.5 inchs, 42inchs
The Soul Collection are the top end HB models, The one's HB's heart & soul has gone into creating. After years of refining templates, materials & product testing HB has come up with these creative wave riding machines with a little bit of soul in each one.
KINETIC CORE – 1.9lb
Constructed from premium grade 1.9lb density Arpro Polypropylene resins, Kinetic Core delivers amazing projection and response as a result of high pressure cell- fusion created during the blank manufacturing process. Kinetic Core is a warm water core available in various reinforcement configurations, each tuned-in for specific wave conditions.
STRINGER: 3 x EGF STRINGER - Tri Stringer System
Hollow, lightweight, filament wound EGF (Epoxy-Glass Fibre) for increased board strength and spring-like recoil. (Note: Stringers do not prevent creasing – please check for stringer placement when drilling leash plug).
SLICK: SURLYN SLICK SKIN
Finest grade, authentic Dupont SurlynTM slick bottom skin. Surlyn exhibits rubber like properties for superior projection.
Wave Cushion Air PE Deck
8lb. non-crosslink Polyethylene outer skins. The premier skin for high performance bodyboarding.
RAILS: IXLPE Inner Rail/ Cellucushion Outer Rail, Double 50/50 rails
Classic 45o angle on a 385o radius cut. Loose and responsive, Crescent Tails are the preferred tail shape of the HB CoreTeam. CNC cut for maximum precision.
Concave Bottom, Nose & Tail Bumpers, Nose Bulbs
Graduated hull contours increase the surface area of the boards slick bottom and channels that laminar flow along the rail/ hull for positive edge control.
Black Deck// Black Pinline/ Black Rails// Green Slick in 39, 40, 41, 41.5 & 42'
Sea Green Deck// White Pinline// Sea Green Rails // Yellow Slick in 39, 40, 41, 41.5 & 42'
Royal Blue Deck// White Pinline/ Yellow & Blue Rails// White Slick in 40, 41, 41.5 & 42'
Here's a clip of James Kates on the HB Soul Art 2015/16 Models
HB Australia Core Team:
James Kates - Sydney
Ivan Pulic - South Coast NSW
Bosley Mcgee - Coffs Harbour
Jake Chelman - Port Macquarie
Sam Proctor - Sunshine Coast QLD