The Ultimate Longboard Truck Guide

The Ultimate Longboard Truck Guide

Anyone who has even ridden a skateboard knows how important trucks are. Trucks hold the wheels to the deck and allow riders to turn. No skateboard (regardless how long or short it is) is complete without a set of trucks. But don't just toss any pair on a board! There are many distinct features that vary from truck to truck; each of which will ch...
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Turn vs. Lean: Dialing In The Perfect Longboard Set-Up

Turn vs. Lean: Dialing In The Perfect Longboard Set-Up

Dialing in that perfect set up is the goal of ever longboarder, but how do you get the trucks to turn the way you want them to? One key aspect is picking the right baseplate geometry. Do that and your longboard trucks will make your set up ride like a dream.  If you're looking to pick up a set of trucks, you've probably already asked yourself t...
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Product Thrash: Paris Trucks V2

Product Thrash: Paris Trucks V2

Intro on Paris Trucks Paris is a longboarding company that has been in the industry for many years. They have been known for a reliable, affordable product that rarely disappoints. Paris originally released the V1 50 degree Paris RKP trucks, but within the last year, the company stop producing the V1 and came out with the V2 trucks, which featu...
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