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Billabong Wetsuits Daze at Sea FREE SURF VIDEO

  About Billabong Wetsuits Technology’s a pretty rad thing. It’s what guarantees Billabong making a better product every single year. Why? Because tech just keeps progressing and we like to ride tech’s wave into every season so you can surf more. And longer. And better. But sometimes technology can be a little confusing. And knowing which […]

Blindstitch Seam Explained

  Blindstitch Seam Explained A blindstitch seam is called ‘blind’ because the needle never penetrates through the neoprene completely, so there are no holes (like a flatlock seam) for water to seep through. Blindstitched wetsuits are often called ‘GBS’ which standas for ‘Glued and Blindstitched’. The ‘GBS’ seam glues the neoprene together and then applies a stitch […]

How Wetsuits Are Made Billabong Video

How Wetsuits Are Made If you’ve ever wondered how wetsuits are made by the leading surf companies, check out this awesome video from Billabong. From Factory to playground! Billabong Since 1973 Billabong was founded on Australia’s Gold Coast in 1973 by surfer and surfboard shaper Gordon Merchant and his then partner, Rena. Those early days […]