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Makasoff
ya i've skatebaordin in and out for about a few years and now i wanna get rid of my 50 pound board and get somthin good just need some suggestions on whats a good set up and any tips on ramp building  

06 Dec 2005 04:06
spaztix
boards i like
flip
zero
mystery

trucks
royals
ventures

bearings
reds

wheels
flip side cut or tri cut


thats what ive been gettin i love it  

06 Dec 2005 04:22
Makasoff
awsome thanx man  

06 Dec 2005 04:25
spaztix
oh i forgot ramps what do you wanna make?

have you ever made stuff before?

do you have a saw? preferably electric  

06 Dec 2005 04:43
Makasoff
um launch ramps, maybe a quarterpipe, a funbox and thats pretty much it

nope never built stuff before but i got an electric saw i can use  

12 Dec 2005 04:39
spaztix
ok well i dont suggest you doing it alone our first time ive been making ramps since i was like 9. find someone around your area who can help and there gonna know whta to do  

12 Dec 2005 05:40
bobe
i cant do that, im the only one that skates in my neighborhood  

12 Dec 2005 15:50
Kody Hawk
My setup is

deck
WAL-MART with pro trucks, wheels, and riser pads lightest thing to a pro.  

12 Dec 2005 19:18
bobe
ahhh, wal mart, my second board was a walmart board  

13 Dec 2005 00:17
Makasoff
i think everyone startds out with a walmart board i still have mine  

27 Dec 2005 23:34
bobe
i threw mine away, after i did and i got a good board, my skills improved so fast  

28 Dec 2005 00:58
Makasoff
[QUOTE=bobe]i threw mine away, after i did and i got a good board, my skills improved so fast[/QUOTE]
ya i dont use the board but i never threw it out  

29 Dec 2005 01:44
newuser555
get

deck: plan b stanton pinstripe 7.5

trucks: idenpendent 126 stage 9s (you know there the best!)

wheels: spitfite multiballs 49mm

bearings: bones reds or bones swiss

bolts: fracture 1inch allen bolts

no risers if you do street

AWSOME SET-UP!!!  

29 Dec 2005 18:44
spaztix
i never herd of plan b so no and independent sucks  

29 Dec 2005 19:51
LlOyD_A7X
ya get tensor trucks  

31 Dec 2005 02:14
bobe
pffffff, tensor? destructo. do the bolts matter? i just want something that can hold my trucks in place, it wont change the way i use the board at all  

31 Dec 2005 02:17
spaztix
best trucks - royals and ventures period end of story. bolts don't matter but i got the diamond ones cause they come with alittle tool  

31 Dec 2005 07:24
Makasoff
[QUOTE=spaztix]best trucks - royals and ventures period end of story. bolts don't matter but i got the diamond ones cause they come with alittle tool[/QUOTE]

Dude you gotta go with the little tool  

01 Jan 2006 00:15
spaztix
lol well i like the tool its a way tiny wrench thing one side is for truck bolts the other is for wheels so its easy to carry and good fo little adjustments when you are out  

01 Jan 2006 00:40
dubl_a_ron
i hate wal-mart wheels tho but wal-mart boards r fine i guess  

25 Mar 2006 05:19
bobe
my walmart board cost me four american dollars...trucks, wheels, bearing, the whole thing....4 dollars.

and what am i going to do with the board if i keep it?  

25 Mar 2006 08:42
dubl_a_ron
reely. my wal-mart set costed 10 american dollars.  

25 Mar 2006 20:32
bobe
where do you live?  

26 Mar 2006 09:35
spaztix
aahhh stop this wal mart board insanity  

26 Mar 2006 18:39
dubl_a_ron
[QUOTE=bobe]where do you live?[/QUOTE]
platteville wi usa  

26 Mar 2006 19:50
bobe
ok you answered already, thanks though  

26 Mar 2006 19:52
dubl_a_ron
i wonder how much i could get a wal-mart board with an employee dicount...hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmi figured it out!!!9 dollors!!!!  

27 Mar 2006 00:25
bobe
stop talking about walmart boards, we rules about this when doug was still here.  

27 Mar 2006 15:27
dubl_a_ron
fine then................. is almost a good brand of board?  

28 Mar 2006 00:56
bobe
yeah, theyre ok. i would say itd be worth the money  

28 Mar 2006 01:16
dubl_a_ron
wut about audio?  

28 Mar 2006 02:41
bobe
they make shoes  

28 Mar 2006 03:05
skateboarder
its adio arghhhhhhhh lol  

28 Mar 2006 03:11
dubl_a_ron
dont they make boards too?  

29 Mar 2006 01:05
LlOyD_A7X
no just shoes  

29 Mar 2006 21:48
bobe
they partner up with element (which sucks) and do stuff together.



get those thoughts out of your mind, i didnt mean what you think is "funny"  

29 Mar 2006 23:31
dubl_a_ron
thanks.^_^  

30 Mar 2006 01:39

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