Fin accessories are just as important as surfboards and fins. Some of the most important accessories or features on surfboard fins are the surf fin key, grub screws and ratchet tools. Without them you may not be able to attach your fins to your board, and when you're staring at firing waves on your next surf trip that is the last thing you want! Investing on the best fin accessories allows you to customize how you want to surf. Yakwax carries a good array of high performance surfboard fin accessories from top surf brands Channel Islands, Dakine, FCS, Futures, Northcore and Nutz. Get FREE UK delivery when you shop today at Yakwax!
So you've got yourself a surfboard, fins and a wetsuit, now it's time to to get those smaller bits that make your life easier and, for some reason, are very satisfying to serious surfers!
Surfboard fin accessories, though small, arequite useful when you need to replace or fix your surf fins. Sometimes, we tend to disregard them, until we really need them. These things will make the whole surf experience easier and let you focus on riding the waves.
Understanding the most common and must-have fin accessories and their functions is a crucial stepin learning how to surf and how to take care of your fins.
Fin Keys -They are used for inserting and removing surfboard fins. This little tool will work on any types of fin and features a built-in loophole and metal piece. They are made by multiple companies including FCS and Futures, and you'll find them in a wide variety of colours.
Longboard Spare Parts Kit - This surf fin kit comes with FCS key, stainless plates, short/long crew, plastic shims and instruction sheet to ensure a longboarder or single fin rider can take care of a snug fit in any fin box.
Fin Box Bolt and Crosshead - This accessory is useful when you need to replace or change the parts from your longboard or single fin, it's also advisable to take a spare with you when go on your next surf trip. The last thing you want is to lose your current one or need a replacement when you're in the middle of nowhere scoring the best waves of your life.
Grub Screws - Spare grub screws are essential parts of fin boxes. It is made of durable polycarbonate handle and stainless steel hex shaft that are useful when an original one needs replacement. It's advisable to pack some spare grub screw when you go on your next surf trip.
Surfboard Fin Grub Screw Ratchet - To quickly and easily remove or change your fins particularly the stubborn grub screws, this tool is needed especially when removing rounded-off old damaged grub screws.
Knubster Fin - This can be added to the fin setup to improve directional control and drive, maintain speed and boost fluidity. Knubster fins are super popular among surfers who love to ride quad setups but don't like the occasional skaty feel.
Make sure you're fully kitted out with all the surfboard gearyou need before you hit the waves. Browse our awesome selection of surfboardfin accessories from Channel Islands, Dakine, FCS, Futures, Northcore and Nutz. All with FREE UK delivery when you order at Yakwax!