Instructables: exploring - outside - skateboarding - board - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:54:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Roller Derby #10 Look-a-Like Vintage Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Roller-Derby-10-Look-a-Like-Vintage-Skateboard/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 12:02:52 PDT
DIY Electric Longboard for $300 http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Longboard/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 20:06:43 PDT
Land Paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Paddle/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 14:33:58 PDT
Mountain/Long Board + New Grip on Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Mountain-Board/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 21:54:35 PDT
Vintage Inspired Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Skateboard/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 17:05:15 PDT
Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard/
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 11:23:16 PST
Long Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Board-1/
Long Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/UMFW/HEXS4OVP/FHVUMFWHEXS4OVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/UMFW/HEXS4OVP/FHVUMFWHEXS4OVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/UMFW/HEXS4OVP/FHVUMFWHEXS4OVP.SMALL.jpg Izizjawa I will be teaching you how to make a Long Board Deck! Along the way I will point out my follies in the creation of this last deck so you may create a work of art that well exceeds mine! Now there are a few preference points that you will need to decide on as you start your design - - Deck purpose, i...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2013 22:03:04 PDT
Laser Cut/Engraved Skateboard Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Skateboard-Rack-Cut-Engraved-by-a-Laser-C/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/ED9Z/H1LWPVFP/F7JED9ZH1LWPVFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/ED9Z/H1LWPVFP/F7JED9ZH1LWPVFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/ED9Z/H1LWPVFP/F7JED9ZH1LWPVFP.SMALL.jpg thegreenassassin Cut 100% by laser, I decided to make a skateboard rack with and engrave lyrics from an album from my favorite band. The engravings on the sides are lyrics to an album by the band “Brand New” entitled “Your Favorite Weapon”. I designed this skateboard rack for my Digital Fabrication class at the Uni...
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Thu, 3 May 2012 02:07:43 PDT
Taking a $20 Longboard and Making it Worth $100 http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-a-20-Longboard-and-Making-it-Worth-100/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 22:27:36 PDT
Even More Street Luge Modifications & Street Luge Info http://www.instructables.com/id/Even-More-Street-Luge-Modifications-Streel-Luge-/
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Wed, 21 Mar 2012 19:39:17 PDT
Make A Sweet Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Sweet-Longboard/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2011 20:09:09 PDT
How to Heelflip http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Heelflip/
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Sat, 1 May 2010 09:31:18 PDT
How to Make a Skateboard Sail http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Skateboard-Sail/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2008 10:28:30 PDT
Laterally Slide-able Board (freeboard for the rest of us) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laterally-Slide-able-Board-freeboard-for-the-rest/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2011 09:31:57 PDT
Composite sandwich skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Composite-sandwich-skateboard/
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Sat, 16 Jun 2007 04:26:55 PDT
Skateboarding http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboarding/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/B4O0/FNZABHTB/F8MB4O0FNZABHTB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/B4O0/FNZABHTB/F8MB4O0FNZABHTB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/B4O0/FNZABHTB/F8MB4O0FNZABHTB.SMALL.jpg Gjdj3 Skateboarding is an great sport. It's not only a lot of fun, but it's also great exercise. Instructables has a bunch of awesome projects and how-to's about skateboarding. There are the basics, like learning to take a fall. There's also the more advanced, like building a motor powered board. No matte...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2008 17:34:26 PST
Helmet Mohawks in 10 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Helmet-Mohawks-in-10-Minutes/
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Mon, 2 Nov 2009 23:58:58 PST
DIY: Sliding Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sliding-Gloves/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2008 00:41:51 PST
how to put together a skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-put-together-a-skateboard/
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Thu, 10 Jan 2008 16:30:11 PST
Refurbished Skateboard= Trick Style Balance Board! + VIDEO! http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbished-Skateboard%3d-Trick-Style-Balance-Board!/
Refurbished Skateboard= Trick Style Balance Board! + VIDEO! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/CMUB/7EZEZ7BFMXW/FTQCMUB7EZEZ7BFMXW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/CMUB/7EZEZ7BFMXW/FTQCMUB7EZEZ7BFMXW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/CMUB/7EZEZ7BFMXW/FTQCMUB7EZEZ7BFMXW.SMALL.jpg evy-wevy Intro, Let's just start things off by saying that these are not my original ideas. Credits go to Sam Noyoun for his instructable on a carpet surfin' balance board.http://www.instructables.com/id/EDD7R6KO9NEZ7BDXU9/I am healing from injuries now and it is spring time so I am looking for a fun way to ...
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Thu, 22 Mar 2007 12:03:52 PDT