8’5″ “The Mini Malibu”


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Longboard Hollow Wood Surfboard CNC Kit


8’5″ Mini Malibu. Ever wanted to build your own hollow wood surfboard? This kit makes a light, strong and perfectly shaped frame and comes with complete step-by-step instructions.



If you want to build a perfect board, you have to start with a perfect frame! These kits are CNC cut to absolute precision, making your board building experience much more efficient and much less stressful. This kit makes a light, strong, perfectly shaped frame with complete step by step instructions.

The 8’5″ Mini Malibu. This classic mini Malibu style longboard has its roots in the ’60’s. You can build it with a modern rail profile for a great performer or stick with the traditional 50/50 rails for that sweet paddling nostalgic feel. The Mini Mal is a perfect starter board for the younger experienced rider and makes a great transitional board.  

Length – 8’5″
Style – Mini Malibu
Width – 22 1/2″
Nose – 21 3/4″
Tail – 15 1/4″
Thickness – 2 1/2″

What the kit contains:

This kit contains a complete frame consisting of ribs and main spar (stringer) as well as an electronic assembly manual in PDF format covering every step. The electronic manual is emailed directly to you and you are licensed to save and/or print copies for personal use.  You will need wood for the outside planking, fiberglass, glue, sandpaper and common tools  to complete the kit. You can order strip planking, Titebond wood glue and a vent with standard leash plug or a Goretex vented leash plug as an additional option to this kit. 

FREE shipping (kit only) Australia wide and internationally! Allow 6 to 10 days for delivery.

You will need to provide: timber for the outside planking, fibreglass, glue, sandpaper and common tools. Check out our Paulownia Strip Planking in store here.

For more information:

Check out the FAQ page here.
To read about the process of making a hollow wooden surfboard with this kit, click here.

How your kit comes:

All the ribs and spar sections are cut from the backing material so they fit a package that can be shipped at a reasonable cost. The spar sections are cut at non-critical spots into lengths that will fit the shipping box. All cuts are coded so that matching the pieces is foolproof. The manual shows clear assembly instructions. The electronic assembly manual is emailed as soon as the order is processed so you can start planning while the kit is on its way.

The ideal way to get that precision-perfect surfboard shaped by your very own hands. Order now – you won’t regret it!

Additional information

Add Strip Planking?

Mid board pack, No planking


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