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Ever wanted a longboard but didn't buy one because they are so expencive now you can make your own for really cheap.
Wood Glue 1/4" plywood Fiber glass matting Fiber glass resin longboard trucks
Take your three layers of 1/4" plywood and glue the first two layers together. Once the glue is dry you can glue the third layer on. Dont forget to cl...
Now you have to come up with a design for your longboard. You can copy other designs or make your own unique one. first draw your design on a large pe...
Now that you have your design on your wood you can cut it out. I used a jig saw to cut mine but you can use whatever works for you. sand it all nice a...
Now it's time to fiberglss the bottem. take your fiberglass matting and place it on the bottem of your long board deck. mix the resin according to the...
Sand the excess fiberglass matting off once the resin is dry and any rough spots you dont want.
If you want you can paint your longboard or draw a cool design on it. then you can put the grip tape on you can even make a design in the grip tape.
Measure and mark the holes for the trucksand then drill them. Use the trucks as a template.
Mount the trucks it's probably the easiest step and pretty self explanitory just put the bolts through the holes you drilled and tighten the nuts on t...
There you go you have a brand new longboard and it didn't cost that much. Go out ride it, show it off, do whatever you want with it its's yours.
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I was just wondering- could i use the trucks off my old skateboard for this?
So i happen to be a long boarder who likes concave. how would you go about that? just add an extra layer and sand in the middle or...?
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