The Longboard Blog

  • Cruisers For the Street and Skate Park

    15th Jul 2016

    Cruisers For the Street and Skate Park

    So, what is a cruiser board and what are the best cruiser boards out there? We are frequently asked the question: “I want a cruiser for around town, but would like to go to the skate park every once i…

    Published by The Longboard Store | Grace Seelye

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  • 6th Nov 2015

    Wheel Durometer: What Is It?

    The Sector 9 65mm 80a Butterballs Durometer is the measurement of how soft or hard a wheel or bushing is. All wheels are placed on a scale ranging from 75a to 101a. The lower the number, the soft…

    Published by Heather Peterson, The WordSmith | Grace Seelye, Photo

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  • 31st May 2015

    Bushings: A Creative Outlet Explained

    The Bushing. The true quiver killer. This small component sandwiches the hanger and sits quietly around the kingpin. It can transform your ride from one extreme style to another. The various durometer…

    Published by Heather Peterson, The WordSmith | Scott Seelye, Photo

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