When you start longboarding, there are so many terms, words, and phrases. You probably think, “I have no idea what they are talking about..”. You have to look them up one by one and find out what they mean. To help you with that, we made a list of terms and words used in the […]Read more "Longboard Dictionary: Terms and Terminology"
In April, we visited one of our great longboard skateboard vendors: “SDS skateboards / Stella Longboards”. They are based in Rancho Cucamonga near Los Angles California, and it took us about 6 hours to drive from San Francisco. SDS skateboards is the wholesale distributor of Stella longboards, skateboards, skateboard accessories and protective gear for the action […]Read more "A peek behind the scenes at Stella Longboards / SDS skateboards April 2015"
When you assemble a longboard you need “hardware” also known as the Nuts & Bolts. Nuts and bolts connect your trucks securely to your longboard, without them everything is just a bunch of parts. Nobody talks about them and they don’t get the spotlight but they are essential and no board can do without them. […]Read more "The Story Of Nuts & Bolts – Longboard Hardware"
Your grip tape gets dirty and ugly overtime especially if you use your longboard skateboard a lot. How to clean grip tape If your deck is just dirty or you have a dirty spot on your board you can use an old moist toothbrush to clean it. When you go over the spot and it […]Read more "How To Replace The Grip Tape Of Your Longboard"
A longboard looks very simple. A few wheels and a piece of wood and you are good to go. If you have a good board, great, you don’t have to do anything, however after longboarding for while things might start to feel not good enough. It might be time to adjust your longboard. So it’s […]Read more "Understanding Longboard Bushings"