Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - skateboarding http://www.instructables.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:06:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 Longboard Safety Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-Safety-Light/
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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/
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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/
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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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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 12:31:43 PDT
55" Dancer Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/55-Dancer-Longboard/
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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/
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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/
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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
Under $8 Land Paddle V.2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Paddle-V2/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:05:44 PDT
$10 Land Paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Paddle-1/
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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-/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:20:53 PDT
How To Make A Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Longboard-3/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:59:36 PDT
How To Put Grips On Your Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Put-Grips-On-Your-Skateboard/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:28:07 PDT
How To Clean Skateboard Bearings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-Skateboard-Bearings/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 12:07:26 PDT
Vintage Inspired Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Skateboard/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 17:05:15 PDT
Land Paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Paddle/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 14:33:58 PDT
Victorian style longboard dancer "Victoria" http://www.instructables.com/id/Victorian-style-longboard-dancer-Victoria/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 07:57:38 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
Longboard DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-DIY/
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:47:53 PDT
DIY Painted skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Painted-skateboard/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:05:54 PDT
DIY Recycled Cruiser Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Recycled-Cruiser-Skateboard/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 02:02:19 PDT
California Bobsled http://www.instructables.com/id/California-Bobsled/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:35:25 PDT
Rideable 'Skid'board http://www.instructables.com/id/Rideable-Skidboard/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 13:40:29 PDT
Hellaflush Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Hellaflush-Skateboard/
Hellaflush Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/TJH8/HVL8E3EN/FGBTJH8HVL8E3EN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/TJH8/HVL8E3EN/FGBTJH8HVL8E3EN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/TJH8/HVL8E3EN/FGBTJH8HVL8E3EN.SMALL.jpg MarkYu This is no doubt the sickest project/thing I have ever made! This board is as low as a dime and looks awesome. Its idea was made to replicate the Hellaflush cars that were very, very low. If you have the tools to do this, it is definitely worth a try! I made this Instructable after I made my board s...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 21:22:06 PDT
Taking Apart Bearings http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Apart-Bearings/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 02:47:00 PDT
How To Decal Your Grip Tape ~i Made It At Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Decal-Your-Grip-Tape/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 17:20:30 PDT
Skateboard Ramp http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboard-Ramp/
Skateboard Ramp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/LJ70/HUU1B7QD/FU2LJ70HUU1B7QD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/LJ70/HUU1B7QD/FU2LJ70HUU1B7QD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/LJ70/HUU1B7QD/FU2LJ70HUU1B7QD.SMALL.jpg jkdabrown How to make a simple skateboard ramp. Materials And Equipment What you need: 48"x48"x1" piece of wood for rampTwo 32"x3"x1" piece of wood for supportsTape measureJigsaw cutterHammerNailsSawPen Measure and draw cutting lines Measure along the 2 opposite sides 16" and draw a line connecting the ...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 12:59:03 PDT
University of Cincinnati CCM Technical Director Senior Capstone Automated Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/University-of-Cincinnati-CCM-Technical-Director-Se/
University of Cincinnati CCM Technical Director Senior Capstone Automated Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/TOJG/HUKRIC3S/F40TOJGHUKRIC3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/TOJG/HUKRIC3S/F40TOJGHUKRIC3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/TOJG/HUKRIC3S/F40TOJGHUKRIC3S.SMALL.jpg katedalo This is my senior capstone project as  a Technical Director student at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. My name is Kate Dalo, I graduated with my BFA in Technical Direction in 2014. Please check out my website. This is a step by step instructable on how to automate a long...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 00:26:35 PDT
Star Wars Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Longboard/
Star Wars Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/9CTN/HTVICY2Q/FMA9CTNHTVICY2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/9CTN/HTVICY2Q/FMA9CTNHTVICY2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/9CTN/HTVICY2Q/FMA9CTNHTVICY2Q.SMALL.jpg doddieszoomer Cut Your Blanks I used 4mm ply and cut 4 blanks to approx 255x1000mm. Get Laminating I used regular PVA glue and sandwiched my 4mm ply layers together. Get Clamping I wanted to try and create a drop board to give me a lower centre of gravity. I didn't have a fancy bag press but do have a l...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 00:22:29 PDT
How To Put Together a Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Put-Together-a-Skateboard-1/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:38:11 PDT
The Paper Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Paper-Skateboard/
The Paper Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/GCD0/HSNFZDH7/FN6GCD0HSNFZDH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/GCD0/HSNFZDH7/FN6GCD0HSNFZDH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/GCD0/HSNFZDH7/FN6GCD0HSNFZDH7.SMALL.jpg drac5290 This semester I am on exchange to Pitzer college in California, and the first thing that struck me about this place is how many people use skateboards (or something similar). I would say 1 in 3 people is rolling to class rather than walking. Seeing so many people skating around inspired me to bu...
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 18:22:22 PDT
How To: Ollie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Ollie-4/
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 07:56:14 PST
Mounting LongBoard http://www.instructables.com/id/Mounting-LongBoard/
Mounting LongBoard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/MYUM/HS7QKF52/FFXMYUMHS7QKF52.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/MYUM/HS7QKF52/FFXMYUMHS7QKF52.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/MYUM/HS7QKF52/FFXMYUMHS7QKF52.SMALL.jpg wiscdoledino I needed a way to hang my long board when I am not using it or its not in my car. I found using PVC pipe works great for mounting the long board. I used 3 inch pvc that I cut in half and used the two half for the trucks of the long board to hang on. Tools and Supplies Supplies-3 inch PVC pipes...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 09:41:16 PST
How To Put Roller Blade Wheels On A Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Put-Roller-Blade-Wheels-On-A-Skateboard/
How To Put Roller Blade Wheels On A Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/9Y7E/HRS60FV0/F299Y7EHRS60FV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/9Y7E/HRS60FV0/F299Y7EHRS60FV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/9Y7E/HRS60FV0/F299Y7EHRS60FV0.SMALL.jpg gattlinggun Rollerblades don't fit anymore? No reason to throw them out or sell them. The wheels and bearings from old roller blades and roller skates can be of use on both skateboards and longboards. Often skateboarders don't realize that skateboard wheels and roller blade wheels use the same type of 8m...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 21:28:48 PST
Drop Through Truck Holes http://www.instructables.com/id/Drop-Through-Truck-Holes/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 09:25:01 PST
Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard/
Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/2KY2/HRCJZUCZ/FEQ2KY2HRCJZUCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/2KY2/HRCJZUCZ/FEQ2KY2HRCJZUCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/2KY2/HRCJZUCZ/FEQ2KY2HRCJZUCZ.SMALL.jpg Arzed1 Hello everyone ! After watching the movie "The secret life of Walter Mitty" I got really hyped on longboarding, so after a bit research and the conclusion that these boards are very expensive to buy, I simply decided to build my own. Following I have some pictures and explanations of the process, ...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 11:23:16 PST
Make a bomb-proof scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-bomb-proof-scooter/
Make a bomb-proof scooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/LT2L/HR9V72HT/F6ILT2LHR9V72HT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/LT2L/HR9V72HT/F6ILT2LHR9V72HT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/LT2L/HR9V72HT/F6ILT2LHR9V72HT.SMALL.jpg veloboy My son wanted an MGP scooter and at the time they were ridiculously expensive. So I decided to make him one instead... Assemble the following ingredients PartsA bar stem from a mountain bike.A section of angle iron (I got mine from an old section of bedframe).A handlebar (Straight, riser, what...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 21:17:11 PST
LED light strip Long Board http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-light-strip-Long-Board/
LED light strip Long Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/GLR6/HQVLDS0I/FFPGLR6HQVLDS0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/GLR6/HQVLDS0I/FFPGLR6HQVLDS0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/GLR6/HQVLDS0I/FFPGLR6HQVLDS0I.SMALL.jpg wiscdoledino Not only does having your Long Board light up at night look cool, it is also good for safety to be able to be seen from a distance. This project is pretty easy to make. I used the LED strip stuff that i ordered online off ebay. Theres all different colors. The LED strip is sticky on the back that st...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 07:50:06 PST
Neon Under Glow Long Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Neon-Under-Glow-Long-Board/
Neon Under Glow Long Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/NOIE/HQREIGIB/F76NOIEHQREIGIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/NOIE/HQREIGIB/F76NOIEHQREIGIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/NOIE/HQREIGIB/F76NOIEHQREIGIB.SMALL.jpg Antonio¬†Herrera In this Instructable I will show how to Install a neon under glow system for your long board. (Be seen when riding at night, and look good doing it.) Overall material cost approx $30 For this project you will need: Materials • One long board of any make or model (short boards can also be used) • T...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 23:37:28 PST
Comprehensive Longboard Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Comprehensive-Longboard-Guide/
Comprehensive Longboard Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/CD51/HQDURCK7/F1QCD51HQDURCK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/CD51/HQDURCK7/F1QCD51HQDURCK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/CD51/HQDURCK7/F1QCD51HQDURCK7.SMALL.jpg jlongmuir Hello my name is Jordan from Sydney, Australia. I'm a keen woodworker and love longboarding so it was natural I make one. I spent many weeks researching, learning about designs, board structure, everything that could affect the board's final result. In this guide I will attempt to cover all the deta...
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 16:53:38 PST
How To Ollie regular stance http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Ollie-regular-stance/
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Thu, 14 Nov 2013 22:58:28 PST
How To Kick flip Regular stance http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Kick-flip-Regular-stance/
How To Kick flip Regular stance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/ZD7W/HNXRLO29/FYVZD7WHNXRLO29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/ZD7W/HNXRLO29/FYVZD7WHNXRLO29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/ZD7W/HNXRLO29/FYVZD7WHNXRLO29.SMALL.jpg alex0980 Hi im going to teach you how to kick flip. First of all I'm regular so this is the stance for kick flipping. Your left foot right behind the bolts and your back foot in the position of an Ollie. First start off to a rolling start, a comfortable speed. Start by crouching down null ...
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Thu, 14 Nov 2013 13:39:01 PST
Waveboard Riding And Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Waveboard-Riding-And-Tricks/
Waveboard Riding And Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/8LMO/HMLB4E8Z/F5K8LMOHMLB4E8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/8LMO/HMLB4E8Z/F5K8LMOHMLB4E8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/8LMO/HMLB4E8Z/F5K8LMOHMLB4E8Z.SMALL.jpg franklinmango A waveboard is like a skateboard with two wheels. It rotates in the middle so the wave motion happens. It is made for riding flat and on a slight slope. If you wave enough you can go uphill. While a beginner, start on the flat and when you get more confident strt going downhill. You Will Need A w...
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 10:37:16 PDT
How To Paint Your Longboard/skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Paint-Your-Longboardskateboard/
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 12:33:01 PDT
How To Make Skateboard Wax http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Skateboard-Wax/
How To Make Skateboard Wax - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/55XE/HKZ9IS2X/F4C55XEHKZ9IS2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/55XE/HKZ9IS2X/F4C55XEHKZ9IS2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/55XE/HKZ9IS2X/F4C55XEHKZ9IS2X.SMALL.jpg skaterboi00 Step 1 You will need 1. Candles,(birthday candles,tlights,partylights) or any type of candle or, pariffen wax. 2.olive oil,canola oil,veggie oil,or cooking oil. 3.butter,or margarine,you could also use Vaseline. 4. A mold (a plastic Rubbermaid container,a muffin tin,a silicone mold) 5.a stir st...
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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 18:02:44 PDT
Aluminum longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-longboard/
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Wed, 28 Aug 2013 06:25:10 PDT
How To Paint A Skate Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Paint-A-Skate-Deck/
How To Paint A Skate Deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/SOK6/HKM90XN3/FRBSOK6HKM90XN3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/SOK6/HKM90XN3/FRBSOK6HKM90XN3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/SOK6/HKM90XN3/FRBSOK6HKM90XN3.SMALL.jpg jowmumma After reading through a number of posts about painting a skateboard and ruining a friends deck at a party. I decided to give it a go. The only thing I wanted to do different was make more layers and have it hand drawn. I had a lot if fun doing it, I hope you do to. I would like to thank CraigSnedeke...
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 02:16:37 PDT