How to Design Skateboards?

Answer Do you want some real freedom to that special board of yours? If skateboarding was all about having fun and being a wild rebellious teenager, then why must you be stuck with these awful designs?

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How to Design Your Own Deck for Skateboards?

After bursting onto the scene in the 1950s as a way to "surf on land," skateboards have changed tremendously. From their shapes to their trucks and wheels, graphics, durability and function, skateb... Read More »

DIY Motorized Skateboards?

If you love using your skateboard for traveling from home to school or even from home to work, adding a motor will allow you to skateboard even farther without breaking a sweat. There are skateboar... Read More »

How to Make Wax for Skateboards?

You want to learn how to make your own skate wax?

What are skateboards made of?

The board part of a skateboard, called a deck, is typically made of seven-ply Canadian maple, although some specialty boards have been made with bamboo, fiberglass, plastic and other materials. The... Read More »