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  • Description

    The Vader represents the current pinnacle of Daniel ‘Tomo’ Thomson’s Modern Planing Hull (MPH) Vision.

    Dan describes the Vader as a Mind Surfing Machine, which reacts instantaneously to desired directional changes with incredible bursts of speed. Controlled, drawn out carves and radical tight angle snaps are achievable with an effortless and intuitive shift in a surfer’s weight. In addition, paddle power and generally usability have been increased with a larger volume distribution throughout comparative to the Vanguard, which encourages surfers to ride the Vader even shorter than previously considered functional.

    Versatility …. The Vader ticks all the boxes and is a stand out performer from waist high to double overhead, offering a natural Quad-fin option which creates significantly increased speed in weaker conditions, or switch to a Tri-Fin for a high-speed surgical attack when the waves demand additional control.

    Experience the Future of High Performance Surfing!


    AVAILABLE TECH:

    LFT
  • Ideal Wave
  • Dimensions
    Length Width Thickness Tail Volume
    4' 8" 16 1/8" 1 7/8" diamond 16.6
    4' 10" 16 5/8" 2" diamond 19
    5' 17 1/8" 2 1/8" diamond 21.0
    5' 1" 17 3/8" 2 3/16" diamond 22.9
    5' 2" 17 5/8" 2 1/4" diamond 24.3
    5' 3" 17 7/8" 2 5/16" diamond 25.8
    5' 4" 18 1/8" 2 3/8" diamond 27.3
    5' 5" 18 3/8" 2 7/16" diamond 28.8
    5' 6" 18 5/8" 2 1/2" diamond 30.5
    5' 7" 18 7/8" 2 9/16" diamond 32.1
    5' 8" 19 1/8" 2 5/8" diamond 33.9
    5' 9" 19 3/8" 2 11/16" diamond 35.7
    5' 10" 19 5/8" 2 11/16" diamond 37.6
    5' 11" 19 7/8" 2 13/16" diamond 39.5
    6' 20 1/8" 2 7/8" diamond 41.5
    6' 1" 20 1/8" 2 7/8" diamond 43.5
    6' 2" 20 5/8" 3" diamond 45.6

The Vader


Vader Review

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