Tips on Buying Longboard

Among young people, currently longboarding has a special attention. Longboarding communities began to appear among the people. These games are increasingly popular with young people because it test their adrenaline. At first glance, Longboard similar to a skateboard, but it is shaped a little big. Typically, the players [so-called rider], plays Longboard in the downhill lane, so it can be rolled up to a speed of 80 km per hour. You can see the reference of beginner longboard via our website. Here are some tips on choosing the Longboard which you can use:

– Budget
Buying Longboard should prepare a special budget. Budget is not only to buy the board, but also to buy protector [helmet, knee pads, and so forth]. Because, protector gear is far more important for the safety and continuity of play Longboard.

– Deck
Choose a drip board thru for better stability compared to top mount [all truck is on the board]. Choose a board that symmetrical order so it is not awkward when you do a trick.

– Wheels
The wheel has many factors for their designated purpose or function. Because, mostly and suggested more novice players try Longboard to slide. The larger the diameter the harder to slide. [Standard wheel slides between 70 mm-73 mm]. Durometer [numbers in the tire ending in ‘a’]. The higher its durometer, more comfortable to slide. Maybe it could have relied on duro 80a [under 80a the tire will be more grippy, above 80a, it will be slidey].

– Trucks
The baseplate degree is the degree of tilt trucks. If the degree is smaller [30-40 degree], then it is used for downhill and because of the lower speed. If rank higher [50 degree], is used for the free ride. Hanger is the axles, widening its hanger will be more stable, the shorter its hanger will be more aggressive. Standard length hanger for Longboard is 175-195 mm.