Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - skateboarding http://www.instructables.com Tue, 5 May 2015 05:18:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 Multi Terrain Penny Skateboard Cruiser http://www.instructables.com/id/Unusual-Multi-Terrain-Penny-Skateboard-Cruiser/
Multi Terrain Penny Skateboard Cruiser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1689/I95GOR73/FOB1689I95GOR73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1689/I95GOR73/FOB1689I95GOR73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1689/I95GOR73/FOB1689I95GOR73.SMALL.jpg darrenhall Sweet little ride I recently finished - a heavily modified Penny Board that rides over multiple terrain types - works great with my landpaddle.Big and small wheels give a smooth ride but do not get stuck or jam when going up pretty high curbs - twin axles make for a smoooooth ride and help to step o...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 07:34:06 PDT
A parquet longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/A-parquet-longboard/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 05:23:57 PDT
Longboard out of bamboo flooring planks http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-out-of-bamboo-flooring-planks/
Longboard out of bamboo flooring planks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/LEEE/I8UUY8KS/FX9LEEEI8UUY8KS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/LEEE/I8UUY8KS/FX9LEEEI8UUY8KS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/LEEE/I8UUY8KS/FX9LEEEI8UUY8KS.SMALL.jpg Tanju-B Make a sweet deck out of left over and discarded bamboo flooring planks.About bamboo:According to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bamboo, Bamboo Listeni is a tribe of flowering perennial evergreen plants in the grass family; although, the forestry services and departments of many countries where bamboo...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20:05:10 PDT
Make a Skateboard from a Snowboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Skateboard-from-a-Snowboard/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:29:11 PDT
InstaMorph http://www.instructables.com/id/InstaMorph-1/
InstaMorph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/NMFN/I85QO4KT/F0WNMFNI85QO4KT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/NMFN/I85QO4KT/F0WNMFNI85QO4KT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/NMFN/I85QO4KT/F0WNMFNI85QO4KT.SMALL.jpg Chahe_Chance Materials list:long boardInstamorphwrench/socketsscrewdriverpotmultiple grits of sand paperspray paint of your choiceclear coatdrill and 1/4" bitclamp Get water hot for Instamorph Instamorph reaches peak malleability at about 140 to 150 degrees Fahrenheit (60 to 71 Celsius).It is easiest to get w...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 08:43:21 PDT
Longboard Skateboard - With Trucks On Top!! And!! Bottom http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-Skateboard-Double-Trucks/
Longboard Skateboard - With Trucks On Top!! And!! Bottom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/2WGG/I7SVURF0/F9N2WGGI7SVURF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/2WGG/I7SVURF0/F9N2WGGI7SVURF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/2WGG/I7SVURF0/F9N2WGGI7SVURF0.SMALL.jpg darrenhall Hi all - been a while since I posted anything.This is not so much an instructable as a concept that allows me to ride rough and smooth ground where I live, using landpaddle technique and longboard pumping.Where I live the paths and roads are either beautiful or rough as crap - and I hate carrying my...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 09:41:53 PDT
How to Ollie on a fingerboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Ollie-on-a-fingerboard/
How to Ollie on a fingerboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/TWH7/I78VM0BR/FY5TWH7I78VM0BR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/TWH7/I78VM0BR/FY5TWH7I78VM0BR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/TWH7/I78VM0BR/FY5TWH7I78VM0BR.SMALL.jpg 16lhouseknecht Place 2 fingers and your board Roll back a little Quickly move forward And slide your finger up the board. With the right timing, you should be able to Ollie
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 19:49:25 PDT
How to spray paint art planets on a used skateboard or longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-spray-paint-art-planets-on-a-used-skateboar/
How to spray paint art planets on a used skateboard or longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/H7PQ/I71QCRRJ/F9QH7PQI71QCRRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/H7PQ/I71QCRRJ/F9QH7PQI71QCRRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/H7PQ/I71QCRRJ/F9QH7PQI71QCRRJ.SMALL.jpg LongboardsUSA For this project, I painted an used skateboard. First I sanded and primed it and cleaned up the grip tape. Of course, you can also use a blank board.When finished you have a new graphic skateboard or if it is too old you can use it as wall art for your room.It will take about 10-15 min. to do this p...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 10:41:31 PDT
Laser Cut Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Longboard/
Laser Cut Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/GA1D/I6HSI9XR/FEKGA1DI6HSI9XR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/GA1D/I6HSI9XR/FEKGA1DI6HSI9XR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/GA1D/I6HSI9XR/FEKGA1DI6HSI9XR.SMALL.jpg JoshBaker This is how to laser cut your own mini-longboard out of wood! Materials: 1. 1/8th inch wood, 2 pieces of 18x24"2. Fiberglass cloth/epoxy resin3. Longboard trucks and wheels Get the Wood and Create Your Design! Firstly you have to design your board in a vector editing file. I personally used Corel...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:07:49 PST
How to Speed Clean Longboard Bearings - With a DIY Cleaning Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Speed-Clean-Longboard-Bearings-With-a-DIY-C/
How to Speed Clean Longboard Bearings - With a DIY Cleaning Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/STAQ/I5S2F30S/F0JSTAQI5S2F30S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/STAQ/I5S2F30S/F0JSTAQI5S2F30S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/STAQ/I5S2F30S/F0JSTAQI5S2F30S.SMALL.jpg LongboardsUSA Once in a while, your Bearings need to be cleaned, so your longboard will keep riding smoothly,you want to do it efficient and fast. The DIY bearings cleaning kit is the way to go.It is very easy and quick. What you need to clean your bearings Your dirty bearings, your DIY bearings cleaning kit (...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 11:31:19 PST
Make a Longboard Bearings Cleaning Kit Under $5 in 9 Easy Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Longboard-Bearings-Cleaning-Kit-Under-5-in-/
Make a Longboard Bearings Cleaning Kit Under $5 in 9 Easy Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/LMBM/I5QN0D2E/FNSLMBMI5QN0D2E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/LMBM/I5QN0D2E/FNSLMBMI5QN0D2E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/LMBM/I5QN0D2E/FNSLMBMI5QN0D2E.SMALL.jpg LongboardsUSA You can easily make a bearings cleaning kit yourself with materials you might have already at home for a fraction of the cost of store bought bearings cleaning kits and you can make under 10 minutes.Cleaning your longboard bearings is a necessity to keep them smooth. You will ride much better with c...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 16:18:14 PST
Custom Long Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Long-Board/
Custom Long Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/7D95/I5MD6HXY/FDR7D95I5MD6HXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/7D95/I5MD6HXY/FDR7D95I5MD6HXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/7D95/I5MD6HXY/FDR7D95I5MD6HXY.SMALL.jpg sizcer In this project I spent about 40$ without the trucks, bearings, (just the board)It´s an easy project if you know the basics of wood working and how to use fiber glass, even if you don´t know how to use them its no that difficult.I'll try to explain each step by step, unfortunately I couldn't take so...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 17:28:48 PST
How To Make A Long Board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Long-Board-4/
How To Make A Long Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/Y4UD/I5LB0E60/FWAY4UDI5LB0E60.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/Y4UD/I5LB0E60/FWAY4UDI5LB0E60.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/Y4UD/I5LB0E60/FWAY4UDI5LB0E60.SMALL.jpg Thevladman One day I wanted to make a longboard so I decided to make one out of my trick board. 1: Materials What you need:1: wrench2:electric drill3:Woden board size of the deck4:trick board5:screws 2: Take Apart The Skate Board Take apart the skate board. Then put the board on the Woden plank that is ...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:22:36 PST
Cheap and Custom Penny Board Grip Tape http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Custom-Penny-Board-Grip-Tape/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:40:46 PST
building a cruiser longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/building-a-cruiser-longboard/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:33:45 PST
Entirely wooden scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Entirely-wooden-scooter/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 00:07:04 PST
Yoshi (or any design) custom penny board http://www.instructables.com/id/Yoshi-or-any-design-custom-penny-board/
Yoshi (or any design) custom penny board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/AJP4/I4LKHV6C/FXZAJP4I4LKHV6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/AJP4/I4LKHV6C/FXZAJP4I4LKHV6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/AJP4/I4LKHV6C/FXZAJP4I4LKHV6C.SMALL.jpg jdebo117 This project is a rather simple one, to put any image you want from any source onto a board.Supplies:Plywood (any dimension you want, just make sure it can support you, or if you want to have a high quality board there are plenty of instructables or youtube)Clear coat polyurethaneYour image printed ...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 13:28:51 PST
Frankenstrat Design Beach Cruiser http://www.instructables.com/id/Frankenstrat-Design-Beach-Cruiser/
Frankenstrat Design Beach Cruiser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/DVQQ/I45HDCOM/FI3DVQQI45HDCOM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/DVQQ/I45HDCOM/FI3DVQQI45HDCOM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/DVQQ/I45HDCOM/FI3DVQQI45HDCOM.SMALL.jpg nslane In this how to I will show you how to make a version of Eddie Van Halen's Frankenstrat paint job on a cruiser with my own little touch ups to make it look a bit cooler. c: feel free to make your own changes to your own board and make it unique. Its always more fun to add to something rather than per...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 11:58:36 PST
How to ollie easiest tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-ollie-easiest-tutorial/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:41:34 PST
Skateboard Wax http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboard-Wax-1/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 22:46:30 PST
ShortBoard Prototype fun. http://www.instructables.com/id/ShortBoard-Prototype-fun/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 11:41:36 PST
Skateboard longboard custom made parts - bushings etc http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboard-longboard-free-parts/
Skateboard longboard custom made parts - bushings etc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/M8J9/I3BH5BXH/FKLM8J9I3BH5BXH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/M8J9/I3BH5BXH/FKLM8J9I3BH5BXH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/M8J9/I3BH5BXH/FKLM8J9I3BH5BXH.SMALL.jpg darrenhall Have been wanting to work with HDPE for a while - here are a couple of things being used every day on my longboards and landpaddles. Items Hi folks - thought ya might be interested in some handy recycling ideas that work really well for skateboarding/landpaddleing etc.I have been looking into the...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 07:30:13 PST
How to clean skateboard/longboard bearings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-skateboardlongboard-bearings/
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:06:02 PST
Cheap Retro Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Retro-Skateboard/
Cheap Retro Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/TTW5/I2KS8BJK/FC2TTW5I2KS8BJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/TTW5/I2KS8BJK/FC2TTW5I2KS8BJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/TTW5/I2KS8BJK/FC2TTW5I2KS8BJK.SMALL.jpg bhaworth Supplies • 1 plank of 1-inch thick wood • 1 can of wood polyurethane coating• 1 can of wood stain• 1 set of penny board or skateboard trucks • 4 penny board wheels• 8 skateboard bearings • 2 scrap screws• skateboard hardware• 1sharpie• acrylic paint and small paint brush• 1 large foam brush • a...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 14:38:43 PST
Make your own longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-longboard/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:47:19 PST
Step by Step Custom Old Skool Skateboard (Kaena Kruiser) http://www.instructables.com/id/Step-by-Step-Custom-Old-Skool-Skateboard-Kaena-Kru/
Step by Step Custom Old Skool Skateboard (Kaena Kruiser) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/PLP9/I2D6NU6E/F0WPLP9I2D6NU6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/PLP9/I2D6NU6E/F0WPLP9I2D6NU6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/PLP9/I2D6NU6E/F0WPLP9I2D6NU6E.SMALL.jpg Spencerdcereal My Girl's birthday is coming up so I needed to find something special to try and top her present to me a few months ago. She’s shown interest in learning to skate so I decided to build a custom old school skateboard for her to ride or use as decoration. Design I wanted to create a board custom fi...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 13:17:36 PST
Painting while Long Boarding http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-while-Long-Boarding/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:34:09 PDT
How To make a Flow Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-make-a-Flow-Wheel/
How To make a Flow Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/PL9U/I0TV5ATJ/FPUPL9UI0TV5ATJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/PL9U/I0TV5ATJ/FPUPL9UI0TV5ATJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/PL9U/I0TV5ATJ/FPUPL9UI0TV5ATJ.SMALL.jpg HowToLou If you love riding a flowrider, but live too far away, or yours is closed for the season, this is the next best thing.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FSkOg0L0F24
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:00:27 PDT
How To AirWheel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-AirWheel/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:59:13 PDT
longboard land paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/longboard-land-paddle/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:51:18 PDT
How To Make Diy Sliding Gloves For Longboarding http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Diy-Sliding-Gloves-For-Longboarding/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:06:48 PDT
How To Change And Clean Longboard Bearings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-And-Clean-Longboard-Bearings/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:11:44 PDT
How To Set Up Your Trucks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Set-Up-Your-Trucks/
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By: not brian carcamo

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:15:31 PDT
Land paddle - Longboard paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-paddle-Longboard-paddle/
Land paddle - Longboard paddle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/22C9/HZWJ7RFH/F1F22C9HZWJ7RFH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/22C9/HZWJ7RFH/F1F22C9HZWJ7RFH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/22C9/HZWJ7RFH/F1F22C9HZWJ7RFH.SMALL.jpg darrenhall Hi guys - are you thinking of trying Land paddling?, well don't go wasting your money on shop bought paddles for £100 plus - build your own for around a tenner.This build gives you a paddle with two braking surfaces and a nice wide thrust area compared to the usual tennis ball builds ya will see on ...
By: darrenhall

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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:16:55 PDT
Mountain board into street carver http://www.instructables.com/id/Mountain-board-into-street-carver/
Mountain board into street carver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/SWCZ/HZWJ7EWI/F5YSWCZHZWJ7EWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/SWCZ/HZWJ7EWI/F5YSWCZHZWJ7EWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/SWCZ/HZWJ7EWI/F5YSWCZHZWJ7EWI.SMALL.jpg darrenhall Hi guys - long time no see - have a beautiful and simple instructable for ya to turn your mountain board into a really responsive street carver. Simple beauty Ok so here's the thing - I have a carver board (used as my landpaddle board) and it is great, but!, where I live is pretty rough in places...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:08:09 PDT
DIY Electric Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Skateboard-1/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 02:37:04 PDT
Longboard Safety Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-Safety-Light/
Longboard Safety Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/UUSP/HZ9O4AT8/FLTUUSPHZ9O4AT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/UUSP/HZ9O4AT8/FLTUUSPHZ9O4AT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/UUSP/HZ9O4AT8/FLTUUSPHZ9O4AT8.SMALL.jpg fware Initially this build started out as an idea to hack a child's science toy anemometer into a speedometer for my longboard, unfortunately I somehow broke the circuit which operated the lights,and I lacked sufficient knowledge of electronics to work out what I broke.so I lowered my sights and thought, ...
By: fware

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:30:23 PDT
Longboard: A Hot Ride for $80 or Less http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-A-Hot-Ride-for-80-or-Less/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:36:53 PDT
Pallet long board deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-long-board-deck/
Pallet long board deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/0EQ5/HZ13G1HB/FYI0EQ5HZ13G1HB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/0EQ5/HZ13G1HB/FYI0EQ5HZ13G1HB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/0EQ5/HZ13G1HB/FYI0EQ5HZ13G1HB.SMALL.jpg blooperfiesta Recently, do to an elementary school being renovated in my area, i stumbled upon some old wood pallets. soon, while being a couch potato and trying to find something to occupy my free time i thought "what the heck i might as well build something." then out of the corner of my eye i noticed a long bo...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:35:51 PDT
3 Ply Wood Cruiser Board Simple http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ply-Wood-Cruiser-Board-Simple/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:21:06 PDT
How To Ride A Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Ride-A-Skateboard/
How To Ride A Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/BOUZ/HYTNYCD2/FFABOUZHYTNYCD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/BOUZ/HYTNYCD2/FFABOUZHYTNYCD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/BOUZ/HYTNYCD2/FFABOUZHYTNYCD2.SMALL.jpg Zergzerg11 Two years ago my friend brought a skateboard to May daycare and he started riding it then the next day my other friend brought his so then I brought my brothers which was never used and they thought me.It took a long time for me to learn how to get on the board but practicing paid off because I was ...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:00:57 PDT
How To Ollie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Ollie-5/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:45:02 PDT
How to Cut Grip Tape Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-Grip-Tape-Art/
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By: Rockitalk

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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 12:31:43 PDT
55" Dancer Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/55-Dancer-Longboard/
55" Dancer Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/VOCJ/HYHGE0EJ/FCCVOCJHYHGE0EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/VOCJ/HYHGE0EJ/FCCVOCJHYHGE0EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/VOCJ/HYHGE0EJ/FCCVOCJHYHGE0EJ.SMALL.jpg Rockitalk Many times over the years we have been asked how to make a longboard that is longer than the 48" veneers we sell at Roarockit. These decks are often referred to as 'dancers' because of the unique trick set their length allows the rider to do. Check out the infamous 'Whirling Dervish' video to get an...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 14:31:30 PDT
Make a Mini-cruiser board from an old Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Mini-cruiser-board-from-an-old-Skateboard/
Make a Mini-cruiser board from an old Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/NILQ/HYE5XWPL/FQNNILQHYE5XWPL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/NILQ/HYE5XWPL/FQNNILQHYE5XWPL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/NILQ/HYE5XWPL/FQNNILQHYE5XWPL.SMALL.jpg The Engineer As Hero I've been longboarding on and off for years, and not too long ago it occurred to me that the reason i wasn't skating more was that my longboard was a bit of a big bulky pain in the arse to carry around if i skated down to go shopping in town, or went out to the pub on it. I considered buying a small...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 14:02:02 PDT
Roller Derby #10 Look-a-Like Vintage Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Roller-Derby-10-Look-a-Like-Vintage-Skateboard/
Roller Derby #10 Look-a-Like Vintage Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/Y2W3/HYE601VQ/FSNY2W3HYE601VQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/Y2W3/HYE601VQ/FSNY2W3HYE601VQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/Y2W3/HYE601VQ/FSNY2W3HYE601VQ.SMALL.jpg travderose I love the look of old vintage skateboards and have always wanted one for myself. I particularly like the Roller Derby #10, the first skateboard ever to be sold. But these are hard to come by, expensive, and not really that rideable. So I figured why not recreate the Roller Derby #10 with modern ...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 12:02:52 PDT
DIY Electric Longboard for $300 http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Longboard/
DIY Electric Longboard for $300 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ERFV/HZTT8TSJ/FHZERFVHZTT8TSJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ERFV/HZTT8TSJ/FHZERFVHZTT8TSJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ERFV/HZTT8TSJ/FHZERFVHZTT8TSJ.SMALL.jpg comsa42 An electric longboard is a great way to get around! It’s also easy to make, lightweight, and it can be charged relatively quickly (with the right charger).This longboard can get up to 32km/h using the motor before it gets wobbly and dangerous. The acceleration is also great, and the controller can b...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 20:06:43 PDT
Under $8 Land Paddle V.2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Paddle-V2/
Under $8 Land Paddle V.2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/CC82/HY9Y1QGX/FMOCC82HY9Y1QGX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/CC82/HY9Y1QGX/FMOCC82HY9Y1QGX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/CC82/HY9Y1QGX/FMOCC82HY9Y1QGX.SMALL.jpg meierjo UPDATE: More than 15 miles on this paddle and still going strong sans PVCS glue. I just give it a god wack into the ground before starting just to make sure everything is seated before taking off (it's never really needed the sack, but I seem to feel more comfortable doing it). I'm still able to ...
By: meierjo

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:05:44 PDT
$10 Land Paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Paddle-1/
$10 Land Paddle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/0SH6/HY48BIK8/FKD0SH6HY48BIK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/0SH6/HY48BIK8/FKD0SH6HY48BIK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/0SH6/HY48BIK8/FKD0SH6HY48BIK8.SMALL.jpg meierjo UPDATE: Please check out version 2.0 at: http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Paddle-V2/Version two requires less time, money and parts!!!Make a land paddle for under $10. I actually got enough materials to make two kid sized paddles (about 5 foot each) and it cost less than $20. I Find that this ...
By: meierjo

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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:19:07 PDT
How to make an old skateboard into a mini cruiser (spray paint style) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-old-skateboard-into-a-mini-cruiser-/
How to make an old skateboard into a mini cruiser (spray paint style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/3XXI/HXW8CA0V/FN03XXIHXW8CA0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/3XXI/HXW8CA0V/FN03XXIHXW8CA0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/3XXI/HXW8CA0V/FN03XXIHXW8CA0V.SMALL.jpg corimon I started with my brothers old skateboard i found in the back of my garage. It hadn't been used for years and was in pretty bad shape. Unfortunately i haven't got any pictures of the board it it's completely original state so this instructable is from the point onwards after I: Took the rusted truc...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:20:53 PDT