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Salvaged Skateboards Made From Old Pallets

January 1, 2015

Pallets are experiencing a bit of a repurposed renaissance as of late. Everyone’s favorite rustic coffee table building material has been used in a variety of dude DIY projects for the last few years, and since they’re easy to get a hold of, the trend won’t be ending any time soon. Now, thanks to the [...]

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Watch Tony Hawk Ride a Real Hoverboard

November 29, 2014

A month ago, we introduced you to the world’s first working hoverboard. While it looked like a challenge for the novice rider, if anyone could put the new technology to good use, it’s Tony Hawk. While you won’t see any of the epic moves you could pull off in his video games, it’s clear Tony [...]

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Skate Shoes of the 90s

November 28, 2014

After we graduated from a tricycle, and then from a bike, our next mode of transportation was a skateboard. And with that upgrade came some new footwear we felt enhanced our ollies and kickflips. To celebrate all the Vans, Etnies, and DC Shoes that graced our feet during that time, graphic designer Nathan Manire created [...]

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AT-AT Sculpture Made From Skateboards

June 15, 2014

This AT-AT is beyond cool. Artist Derek Keenan fashioned this rebel-crushing death machine from reclaimed skateboards, and I have to say that he did an amazing job. The AT-AT is featured along with other skateboard-themed art at a skate/Star Wars exhibit at the Black Book gallery in Denver, Colorado. The exhibit opened last week, and [...]

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Marbel Is The World’s Lightest Electric Skateboard

May 29, 2014

Since you’re going to need to pick it up on numerous occasions, a skateboard shouldn’t be super heavy. And, for the most part, they aren’t … at least until folks started slapping electric motors on them. Clocking in at under 10 lbs, Marbel is the world’s lightest electric skateboard. It lets your arms take a [...]

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These Skateboards Are Made From 100% Walnut and Maple

May 15, 2014

If you’re actually using your skateboard as one of your main units of transportation, it doesn’t make sense to buy a cheap deck that will crack before you know it. Even better when the solid deck you’re ready to invest in happens to look damn sexy too. These skateboards from Salt are each made from [...]

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510 Skateboarding x Benny Gold x Nike SB Dunk High “Camo”

February 20, 2014

Bay Area based 510 Skateboarding and their long time friend Benny Gold have collaborated with Nike SB to bring us their latest creation, the Nike SB Dunk High “Camo”. Constructed of canvas material, the sneaker displays a full Olive Khaki camo print along the upper, accompanied by Sunset laces and 510 branding. The body of [...]

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Thrasher x HUF Arena

November 29, 2013

Thrasher gets their hands on the HUF Arena for this collaborative effort that boasts a clean marked up logo heavy build. This version of HUF‘s latest model is co-branded from tongue to heel bearing the magazine’s logo as well as the skate brands also. Marked with a 13 on the heel to signify the year [...]

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Sunset Skateboards

August 25, 2013

There are a few ways you can get noticed while out skating: You could get a deck with some really sick design on it, you could wipe out in hilarious fashion, or you could get a Sunset Skateboard. The simple but colorful decks come complete with the company’s Flare LED Wheels that have the ability [...]

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Thrasher presents Shaun Ross (Full Part)

August 1, 2013

He attacks a bunch of different terrain, has surprise moves you never see coming, and has a blast pushing himself as hard as he can. Hell yeah, this part rips.

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etnies RCT by Nick Garcia

July 25, 2013

A talented skateboarder and photographer, Nick Garcia combined his two passions on his new signature colorway of the etnies RCT. Nick’s RCT takes inspiration and elements from his Canon AE-1 35mm camera on the heels of the shoes showing the focus and aperture markings, and on the footbeds highlighting a filmstrip and his photography. Even [...]

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Ed Banger x Girl Skateboards Limited Edition Board Series

July 18, 2013

To commemorate Girl Skateboards‘ 20th anniversary and Ed Banger Records‘ 10th anniversary, both companies joined forces to produce a limited edition board series. Comprised of five decks, the graphics feature skateboarding legends and company founders Eric Koston, Rick Howard and Mike Carroll, as well as young up-and-coming Sean Malto illustrated to resemble Breakbot, Justice, Mr. [...]

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