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the catalogue #108 
1969       Wallace   Tracker   7 ft 3" Stringerless
#108
MANUFACTURE
MANUFACTURER: Wallace Surfboards 8 Winborne Road Brookvale Sydney 
SHAPER: Unknown
DESIGN: Tracker
DESIGNER: Bob McTavish/Nat Young
SPECIFICATIONS
CONSTRUCTION
Stringerless foam blank, Volan glass. Standard fin box fitted into original Waveset/Safest fin box.
DIMENSIONS
Length:
 7
ft  3 inches
Width:
 22 1/2
inches
Wide Point:
+ve 9 
inches
Nose : 
17 1/2
inches
Tail:
 14
inches
Thickness: 
  inches
Pod:
 5
inches
Nose Lift: 
  inches
Tail Lift:
  inches
Weight
  kilos
Volume:
  litres
Other, Flyer/s:
  inches  

FEATURES
Nose: semi pin
Tail:  square
Deck: rolled 
Bottom:  flat - round - flat
Rails: 50/50 tending down at the tail 
Rocker: light

FIN:
Multifins 8 1/2'' x 6 1/2'' base,
Standard fin box fitted into
original Waveset/Safest fin box
DECOR
DECALS
Deck:
Bottom: ' Wallace' pale pink? script in Paisley tear drop at tail 
MARKINGS
Deck: V 7' 3'''  -pencil at wide point
Bottom:
COLOUR
Deck: Clear 
Bottom: 
NOTES
BOARD HISTORY
On display The Board Centre, 
956 Woodville Road Villawood NSW phone 727 - 8885.
White sticker : 'Not for Sale' (Rick). 
Dimensions and photographs 18 July 1996.
COMMENTS: Note advanced fin placement.
REFERENCES:
Other Trackers
#69   1968  Keyo 7 ft 3'' Shaped by Bob McTavish 
#67,  1969  Surf Design   7ft Shaped by Dick van Straalen 
Other Wallace Surfboards : 
#115   1967  Wallace, V bottom 7 ft 8" 
#179    1970 Wallace Pop-out  6ft
CONDITION: 9


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