The Protech Tinder-D8 never lets you down, whether you swipe right, left or even up! Designed by Marcie O’Neill, the Protech Tinder-D8 is your perfect match if you’re looking for a high-performance, allround shortboard that’s great in all conditions.
Wave type: All conditions
Ideal Waves: 1-6ft
Level: Intermediate to Advanced
The Protech Tinder-D8, with a rounded square tail and quad- or thruster fin set-up, a single concave from the mid-section through to a double out the fins, combined with a flatter rocker, gets you down the line fast, keeps you in the pocket and enhances your manoeuvres.
Protech performance custom lamination provides the sweet spot between custom shaping and high-end manufactured boards. This layup combines a 36g secure cell EPS core, laminated with full 6 + 4oz deck and 6 + 4oz fin patch, carbon fiber-reinforced tail patches to distribute power to the fins, with a UV-stable resin tint and satin rub finish.
The tint lamination process provides each board with its own unique, artsy and custom-like finish. A visually appealing board!
The Protech Tinder-D8 has 3 FTU boxes (all compatible with Futures® Fins) and comes out of the box with 3 MFC-designed fins.