KEY: O= Original, R= Repaired, RF= Refurbished. Condition of board rated: 1(worst)-10(best)



Board Dimensions
Length: 7′ 3″
Width: 20″ 1/2
Thickness: 3″
Another cool find in the OC. Storage War’s.  Another  Man’s Fall is another Man’s Gain.  What can I say, but another great example of a 1970’s Mini-Hawaiian Sunset Gun. Made and surfed in Hawaii is this Donald Bennett.  I do not have much history on DRB, but all you viewers, please partake and advise.  – Buggs   (o) 7.5. Coolio Lams and rainbow bolt.  The Photo’s tell the story. – B

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