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How To Build A Skateboard

After you’ve chosen all the individual parts of your skateboard with our custom builder, it’s time to assemble your board. Follow these steps, and you’re on your way to becoming a serious skateboarder.   Materials Needed:   Gripped Skateboard Deck Skateboard Hardware (Set of 8 Bolts and Nuts) Skateboard Trucks (Set of 2) Set of…

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Choosing and Maintaining Skateboard Wheels

You’ve decided on size. Style. Deck. Features. Now you’ve got to determine what kind of skateboard wheels are going to get you to where you want to go.   There are two main choices in skateboard wheels: diameter (millimeters) and durometer (hardness). Both of these choices are a matter of personal preference, and what you…

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SurfSkate Skateboards In Stock Now

It’s been a hot minute since we’ve actually seen skateboarding change due to technology.  Sure, we’ve seen Impact and P2 technology become a reality in a number of decks, and yes, we have to admit that there is a change in feel and pop.  However, we haven’t seen a change in design so much that…

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Skateboard Decks: Styles and Features

The skateboard deck is the actual board that you stand on, and they come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and weights depending on what you plan to do with your skateboard. (Our last post differentiated between long and short boards – check it out if you’re still unsure.)   Before getting into the technicalities…

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Cheap Skateboards At Warehouse Skateboards

If you’re looking for a cheap, yet professional grade skateboard deck Warehouse Skateboards has you covered. Warehouse Skateboards has skateboard decks as low as $21.99 that offer all of the strength, style and lightweight construction as most other skateboards at only a fraction of the cost. Warehouse Skateboards features over 200 skateboard decks for less…

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Ryan Sheckler Shredding the Streets of Cali

Earlier this week, Ryan Sheckler, Zared Bassett and Torey Pudwill were absolutely shredding the famous streets of San Francisco, California.  However, Ryan Sheckler decided to do things a little bit differently.  In what seems to be a real life Tony Hawk Pro Skater level, Sheckler performs one of the most unique lines we’ve ever seen…

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New Penny Boards in Stock!

That’s right! We’ve restocked some of our most popular Penny skateboards and hardware. Glow in the dark Penny Skateboards? Yep, we’ve got those. We’ve also got an arsenal of skateboard trucks, Penny decks, Penny wheels and grip tape for your Penny skateboard! So come and check out what we’ve got in store for you. In…

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How to Order a Custom Complete Skateboard

If you’re a seasoned skater, you probably know exactly what you want. But what if you’re setting up your first complete? How do you build a custom skateboard as a gift? We make ordering skateboarding parts easy with a list of components below. Each item offers links to those items on our website.   Start…

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Putting Your Custom Complete Skateboard Together

If you don’t buy a pre-assembled complete skateboard, and you buy all the components to create a custom complete skateboard, you’ll have to either bring it to a shop or put it together yourself. If you’re purchasing this as a gift, we give you credit for assembling it, too. We’ve got a step by step…

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Buying the Right Size Trucks for Your Skateboard Deck

Once you’ve purchased the right deck whether you’re purchasing a skateboard as a gift or buying it for yourself, the next logical step is to get a set of skateboard trucks. What size skateboard trucks do you need? Do skateboard trucks come in set? What truck profile do I need? We’re here to tell you…

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What Size Skateboard Do I Need?

The first thing you’ll notice when browsing our website is that there are tons of different sized skateboards. So how do you know what size skateboard to buy? What size skateboard is good for street skating? What size skateboard is good for a beginner? We’ve got the run-down.    Quick note: if you’re a novice…

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Building a complete skateboard for kids

We’ve added some new information to the Warehouse Skateboards buying guide to make it easier to find the right skateboard for skaters 12 and under. Here are some helpful hints to keep in mind when building a kids skateboard. Deck size will determine the size of all of the other skateboard components. Use this chart…

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