Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - skateboarding http://www.instructables.com Sat, 5 Sep 2015 03:38:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make a Custom Printed Vinyl Skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Printed-Vinyl-Skateboard/
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 08:26:51 PDT
DIY Longboard Renovation http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Longboard-Renovation/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:43:32 PDT
Traditional Wooden Downhill Racer http://www.instructables.com/id/Traditional-Wooden-Downhill-Racer/
Traditional Wooden Downhill Racer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NKEI/ICX7T6CE/FDNNKEIICX7T6CE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NKEI/ICX7T6CE/FDNNKEIICX7T6CE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NKEI/ICX7T6CE/FDNNKEIICX7T6CE.SMALL.jpg Steve99and04 Over here in Blighty the schools have just broken up, no more homework, no more exams. So what do the darling offspring do . . . Facebook, Minecraft and anything on the iPads because "they don't embarrass us like dad does". Well regardless of what they think, they need to get out and away from the e...
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 12:31:30 PDT
Building a Longboard -the complete process http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Longboard-the-complete-process/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:20:19 PDT
What To Have In A Camera Bag For Skateboard Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/What-To-Have-In-A-Camera-Bag-For-Skateboard-Photog/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:05:16 PDT
Longboard LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-LED-Lights/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 15:18:28 PDT
How to make Mituna's skateboard ~ Homestuck http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Mitunas-skateboard-Homestuck/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:57:55 PDT
Magic Rainbowwarrior Chalk Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Rainbowwarrior-Chalk-Board/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 14:47:17 PDT
DIY Pennyboard Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pennyboard-Backpack/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 04:58:54 PDT
Magnetic Skateboard Wall Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Skateboard-Wall-Hanger/
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 09:53:24 PDT
Custom Skateboard Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Skateboard-Deck/
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 06:29:42 PDT
Foldable Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-Longboard/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 16:44:39 PDT
Skateboard tow http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboard-tow/
Skateboard tow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/N0SJ/IANRLPA7/FOWN0SJIANRLPA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/N0SJ/IANRLPA7/FOWN0SJIANRLPA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/N0SJ/IANRLPA7/FOWN0SJIANRLPA7.SMALL.jpg wileyschmidt Mechanical: To make the mechanical part of my project I gotan old electric scooter wheel and hinge and nailed it a wooden frame that had two other wheels on an axle on it. I needed the project to be heavy so that the wheels would have good traction so I used a heavy car battery to power the scooter ...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 13:53:03 PDT
Preforming A Diagnostic On A Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Preforming-A-Diagnostic-On-A-Scooter/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 18:06:38 PDT
How to create a longboard (Wheele cutout) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-longboard-Wheele-cutout/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 01:24:19 PDT
Longboard deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-deck/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 23:28:33 PDT
Custom Teck Deck Mini Cruiser http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Teck-Deck-Mini-Cruiser/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 12:44:25 PDT
How To Make {Socket} Pegs For A Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Sprocket-Pegs-For-A-Scooter/
How To Make {Socket} Pegs For A Scooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/02ZM/I9YRMXZ3/FIR02ZMI9YRMXZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/02ZM/I9YRMXZ3/FIR02ZMI9YRMXZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/02ZM/I9YRMXZ3/FIR02ZMI9YRMXZ3.SMALL.jpg Spaghetti Soup Smith grinds are great on scooters. They're showy, easy to learn, and great for combos. One problem though, Smiths can be pretty dang scary! To combat this you can buy pegs from almost every major Freestyle Scooter company. But... they can be a little pricey. There are many ways to build your own pe...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 16:47:35 PDT
Dis-assembling/ Assembling A Scooter (Threaded System) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dis-assembling-Assembling-A-Scooter-Threaded-Syste/
Dis-assembling/ Assembling A Scooter (Threaded System) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/JGT6/I9YRMXV3/FT1JGT6I9YRMXV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/JGT6/I9YRMXV3/FT1JGT6I9YRMXV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/JGT6/I9YRMXV3/FT1JGT6I9YRMXV3.SMALL.jpg Spaghetti Soup At some point or another, you will need to dis-assemble or assemble your scooter. Threaded systems are pretty straight foreword (no compression systems to worry about) and rather simple. Gather Your Tools Tools:2 Allen Keys, 3/16th in size (Your scooter should have come with one or two depending...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 15:40:10 PDT
Bolting a Foldy Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Bolting-a-Foldy-Scooter/
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Tue, 12 May 2015 17:55:45 PDT
Build a (Light-Up) Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Longboard/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 21:59:10 PDT
Make Your Own Heelys (prototype) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Heelys-prototype/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 14:20:10 PDT
WAKEBOARD Street Luge! - Lee Wyke http://www.instructables.com/id/Speed-Worthy-WAKEBOARD-Street-Luge/
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Wed, 6 May 2015 09:11:45 PDT
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/
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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 longboard hack http://www.instructables.com/id/InstaMorph-1/
InstaMorph longboard hack - 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 board Instamorph wrench/sockets screwdriver pot multiple grits of sand paper spray paint of your choice clear coat drill and 1/4" bit clamp Get water hot for Instamorph Instamorph reaches peak malleability at about 140 to 150 degrees Fahrenheit (60 to 71 Celsius).It is easies...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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