Where should you put your skateboard at home?
Store it off the floor, in a rack designed specifically for skateboards, to ensure that it will be in the same condition when you’re ready to ride in the spring as when you stored it away in the winter. This will keep your board off the floor and away from harm.
Is it hard to assemble a skateboard?
It’s really easy to assemble a skateboard, except for that grip tape. It’s a bit harder but really not that big of a deal. I made a detailed step by step instruction on how to build your own skateboard. Follow the instruction and you should be fine.
How cold is too cold to skateboard?
60 is the perfect temperature. if it’s under 50 im not skating. 72 is the perfect temperature. 35 F and below is where I don’t like to skate.
Which way do skateboard trucks face?
Longboard trucks are wider, usually about 150mm-180mm, made for wider boards. Longboard trucks are usually reversed kingpins (the center bolt on which the hanger pivots), meaning the kingpin faces outwards. Standard kingpin trucks for short boards sit with the screw facing inside to protect it from grinds and whatnot.
How much does a skateboard deck weigh?
The deck is usually in the range of 7.25 to 8.5 inches wide and between 29″ and 33″ long. An average skateboard deck weighs between 2 – 5 pounds or 1 – 2,2 kg.