Make a Wooden Longboard Skateboard
Skateboard is an interesting sports equipment. Usually people use this as to enjoy their ride on a clean and smooth road. Basically this is used for downhill skateboard racing. Participants use this board as a sport equipment that propel downwards under the gravitational force of the Earth. Participants have to manage the motion of the skateboard with his ability and agility with the changing slope in hill region surface with its peaks, high and low.
Some people just love to ride it and they do it on a clean smooth road. We are going to discuss about these kind of long skateboard with high durability which can be made up at home.
Things Required :
- Baltic Birch Plywood
- Electric Plywood Cutter
- Skateboard Design (Template) on a Paper
- Adhesive Glue (or Adhesive Spray)
- Band Saw (Wood Cutter)
- Drill Machine
- Electric Wood Sharpener
- Wood Siris Paper
- Solid Trucks on which Wheels to be connected
- Wipe On Poly
- Rough Grip Tape
- Solid Durable Wheels
How to make it :
First Make a design of skateboard on your Computer. Take Printout of the sketch. Take a Long Baltic Birch Plywood. Attach the template on the Board and cut it in shape by the Wood Cutter. Now, Drill the pin holes on the Board as per Template. By using an electric wood sharpener sharpen the edges of the Skateboard. Take out the Template from the Board. Siris over the whole surface of the Plywood. Use Wipe on Poly on the Plywood to make it more smooth so that it looks very Glossy. Take the Trucks and add the wheels on sides of each Truck through a solid Ironic Pipe. You can use a Black Rough Grip Tape on the Board and make some design like skeleton of a Sucker Fish. Attach it to the Board adding some Glue to it. Place the Trucks according to the design on the Board. Fix the Trucks on the Board with all Screws and Nut-Bolts require to attach with it . So, Here your Long Skateboard is prepared.
Why don’t you take a ride on it on the smooth surface of your street ?
To have some good knowledge about the procedure and to clarify it more, Please watch this video.