Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - skateboarding http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:45:50 PST BLOX v1.01 Cheap Retro Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Retro-Skateboard/
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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/
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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/
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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 Ollie Easiest Way for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Ollie-Easiest-Way-for-Beginners/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 05:14:02 PDT
How To Set Up Your Trucks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Set-Up-Your-Trucks/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
How To Clean Skateboard Bearings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/FQQL/HXDJK5T9/F7PFQQLHXDJK5T9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/FQQL/HXDJK5T9/F7PFQQLHXDJK5T9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/FQQL/HXDJK5T9/F7PFQQLHXDJK5T9.SMALL.jpg Don juan This guide will show you how to clean skateboard bearings.Things needed: skateboard tool(or pliers), tack/push pin/ needle, solvent (gasoline, acetone,91% alcohol, etc), lubricant ( bones speed cream, sewing machine oil, oust lubricant, etc)Bottle of some kind Take Off Your Shields Takeoff your b...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 12:07:26 PDT
Vintage Inspired Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Skateboard/
Vintage Inspired Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/RQ7Q/HXCCLOFV/FYQRQ7QHXCCLOFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/RQ7Q/HXCCLOFV/FYQRQ7QHXCCLOFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/RQ7Q/HXCCLOFV/FYQRQ7QHXCCLOFV.SMALL.jpg travderose To be fair, I largely got the idea for this skateboard from Rockitalk and his skid board. I really liked his idea so I took it and made it my own: slightly modifying it and putting my own spin on it. It's really fun to ride this thing around town, you get a lot of questions about it. I love it be...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 17:05:15 PDT
Land Paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/Land-Paddle/
Land Paddle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/459E/HXCCMVTA/FD4459EHXCCMVTA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/459E/HXCCMVTA/FD4459EHXCCMVTA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/459E/HXCCMVTA/FD4459EHXCCMVTA.SMALL.jpg travderose At the beach I had seen people on long boards pushing themselves around with these big sticks. They looked pretty fun so I was interested in getting one. But after learning the price on these was $100 and up I decided to make one myself. The end product works great and I think it looks pretty cool...
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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/
Victorian style longboard dancer "Victoria" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/IYPM/HXA9Q4LO/FQLIYPMHXA9Q4LO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/IYPM/HXA9Q4LO/FQLIYPMHXA9Q4LO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/IYPM/HXA9Q4LO/FQLIYPMHXA9Q4LO.SMALL.jpg Dave A (However I didn't captured every step when i made this board and it's been quite a while a go I made it, I will try to describe the steps as completely as possible) A few years ago I really wanted a longboard dancer. If you are not familiar with what that is; it is a longboard but usually quite...
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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/
Mountain/Long Board + New Grip on Deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/MK8V/HX7PBBE2/FX5MK8VHX7PBBE2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/MK8V/HX7PBBE2/FX5MK8VHX7PBBE2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/MK8V/HX7PBBE2/FX5MK8VHX7PBBE2.SMALL.jpg LarryKing This is an offroading mountain board, if you ever wanted to ride down a trail and over obstacles off road, here is your chance. The mountain board rolls over roots, rocks, pine cones... and works great off road as well as on with great speed, and if you enjoy this project I would really appreciate ...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 21:54:35 PDT
Longboard DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-DIY/
Longboard DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/F7C1/HWVAVPIV/F55F7C1HWVAVPIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/F7C1/HWVAVPIV/F55F7C1HWVAVPIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/F7C1/HWVAVPIV/F55F7C1HWVAVPIV.SMALL.jpg HPandLOTR If you really want a longboard but don't want to pay $60 for one, then make one for less! You can buy all the supplies you need (not including the tools you'll need) for $35-$45! Cutting out your deck! I glued two 1/4 inch thick birch plywood. My doubled up board measured 36in by 10in. I cannot p...
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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/
DIY Recycled Cruiser Skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/4GVR/HWJJXGE3/FIT4GVRHWJJXGE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/4GVR/HWJJXGE3/FIT4GVRHWJJXGE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/4GVR/HWJJXGE3/FIT4GVRHWJJXGE3.SMALL.jpg Arabian Outdoors This instructional video will show you how to make a DIY cruiser skateboard out of a old skateboard.Enjoy and subscribe!
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 02:02:19 PDT
California Bobsled http://www.instructables.com/id/California-Bobsled/
California Bobsled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/2I1G/HWJQD8CE/FGA2I1GHWJQD8CE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/2I1G/HWJQD8CE/FGA2I1GHWJQD8CE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/2I1G/HWJQD8CE/FGA2I1GHWJQD8CE.SMALL.jpg how to builds The Things You Will Need null Putting It Together you have to put the boogie board on top of the Dollie. Than you just tape them together. Have Fun null
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:35:25 PDT
Rideable 'Skid'board http://www.instructables.com/id/Rideable-Skidboard/
Rideable 'Skid'board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/5WL4/HVXC4TNZ/FTD5WL4HVXC4TNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/5WL4/HVXC4TNZ/FTD5WL4HVXC4TNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/5WL4/HVXC4TNZ/FTD5WL4HVXC4TNZ.SMALL.jpg Rockitalk Combining our passion for creating one-of-a-kind skateboards, with the inspiration of all these amazing pallet related projects being posted to Instructables, we decided to try and build a unique skateboard to share with the community. We use skids to import/export goods all the time at the shop, bu...
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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/
Taking Apart Bearings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/BVPQ/HUVPRJRF/F2ABVPQHUVPRJRF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/BVPQ/HUVPRJRF/F2ABVPQHUVPRJRF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/BVPQ/HUVPRJRF/F2ABVPQHUVPRJRF.SMALL.jpg dsnow9 In this instructable I will show you how to take apart, clean and then put back together bearings from a skateboard or scooter. Items You will need: • clean kitchen towel• a set of bearings (used don't try this on a fresh set bearings)• a lubricant • some WD40 (prevent rusting) or any similar spr...
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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/
How To Decal Your Grip Tape ~i Made It At Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/GB74/HUU1FU4A/FTVGB74HUU1FU4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/GB74/HUU1FU4A/FTVGB74HUU1FU4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/GB74/HUU1FU4A/FTVGB74HUU1FU4A.SMALL.jpg ryans_28 Techshop.ws. This instructable will show how to paint a design on your skateboard/longboard grip tape. It's very simple and easy and can look pretty cool. Stencil I printed out a stencil online and cut it out. I then outlined it on to the part of the board that I wanted it and used masking 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/
How To: Ollie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/X26W/HSE93JEQ/F0IX26WHSE93JEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/X26W/HSE93JEQ/F0IX26WHSE93JEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/X26W/HSE93JEQ/F0IX26WHSE93JEQ.SMALL.jpg gdarreseigor By the end of this intractable, you will be able to execute an Ollie – or at least have a better grasp of the concept. The Ollie is the most fundamental tricks in the skateboarding world. It serves as the basis to just about every trick. What You’ll Need: A Skateboard  Skate Shoes Helmet Stan...
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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