McCoy Surfboards Lot 24 Cape Thompsons Road Avoca Beach ph. (04382-1541)
SHAPER: Geoff McCoy
DESIGN: Lazor - Zap/''Astron Zot''
DESIGNER: Geoff McCoy/Cheyne Horan
Fibreglassed foam blank, 1/4" redwood stringer, spray, r/h plug
Deck: flat, and flat
Bottom: flat, slight Vee
Rails: low round
Deck: Down stringer -
1. Red 'McCoy' script at nose.
2.'Shaped by Geoff McCoy' black oval
3.Large 'Designed by Cheyne Horan + Winged Mermaid' logo.
4.'Rip Curl' script red/yellow/blue?
5.Small 'Four segment symbol logo at tail
On rails at sweet spot. - 'Gotcha' white/left and 'Cheyne' black/right
Bottom: Same as deck but 1. is blue?
Bottom: Pencil along stringer : ''McCOY CHEYNE 'ASTRON - ZOT' / AUSTRALIA -85- ''
Deck: Sprayed yellow stripe, two red (front) half rail panels, black checked Vee at centre.
Bottom: Sprayed yellow stripe, two red (front) half rail panels, black checked Vee at centre.
On display at Dripping Wet Surf Shop, 93 North Steyne Manly. 02 9977-3549.
Photograph and dimensions estimate 13 January 1999. Dimensions 19 November 2000.
Some staining to blank, minor dings - repaired, 8'' delamination/ding on bottom - yellow
A no-nose, wide tailed single fin board designed by Geoff McCoy and Cheyne Horan, 1979-1984.
Later models featured Ben Lexan/Cheyne Horanís Winged Keel/Star fin, See Scream In Blue, below.
Reprised 1998 as Thruster finned Nugget model by McCoy Surfboards.
# 73 Gordon and Smith Lazor - Zap 6 ft
Other McCoy Boards
# 45 Keyo Egg 5 ft 8''- shaped by Geoff McCoy
# 24 McCoy Rounded pin 6 ft 7''
Other Cheyne Horan Boards
# 84 Bronzed Aussies/Cheyne Horan Design 5 ft 10''
Drew Kampion : 'Profile : Cheyne Horan'
in Surfing magazine Vol 17 # 7 March 1981 pages 56 - 65.
1. Dittrich, Scott : Follow the Sun, 1980. Includes Cheyne Horan on a 5 ft 6'' Lazor Zap at Waimea Bay.
2. xxx : Scream In Blue, 1982?
Follows Cheyene Horan's 1981-2? Professional World Tour with Lazor Zap/Star fin models.