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Sabre Trucks doing some bench test on a variety of baseplate (their and competitors) too see how strong they are. On the test bench: Sabre F38, Sabre GC45, Surf Rodz RPK, Paris 50°, Randal 50°. Can you guess in which order they stack up?
Destruction Testing – Baseplate Fail point
A short animation explaining why Sabre used Forging for the precision baseplates rather than CNC or Casting.
Cold Forging – Lighter and tougher | Sabre Trucks
Muskegon, MI: Congrats to Rey Longboard Trucks on winning WZZM 13 Made in Michigan Bracket Challenge coming first among 64 Michigan companies.
Rey Trucks win WZZM 13 Made in Michigan Bracket Challenge
Ronin truck latest product is about to hit the shelf. The company just announced that production of the cast version of their SupportPin truck has started.
Ronin long awaited cast truck finally in production
New Mexico and Colorado: The Paris team, is on the road again. Catch up with Kienzle, Noble, Hopkins, West, Shea , Parker and Powell on their way through the Four Corners
Through the Ditches & Into the Rockies. | Paris Truck Co
After the Elby Skate Shoes specifically designed for longboarders, Brooklyn Workshop is getting into the truck business
Brooklyn Workshop Trucks powered by Surf Rodz
We’re in the off season and companies and riders are shopping. Just announced James Kelly will ride Caliber for the 2013 season. Congrats
James Kelly now rides For Caliber Truck
Here are some more details on the newly released Caliber precision trucks. All the specifications you need in the place
Specifications of the New Caliber Precision Trucks – MSRP: $US 329.99
Santa Cruz, CA: The latest addition to the Caliber truck are the Caliber Precision. The new trucks come in a limited black edition and a complete set of Blood Orange bushings
NEW Caliber Precision Trucks | Caliber Truck Co.
Paris announced theirs 2 weeks ago but Landyachtz bear’s are in market first. Introducing the NEW Tequila Green and Soylent Green Bear Coloured Trucks.
NEW Bear Grizzly 852’s Trucks – Coloured is the new Raw
Coming soon to a store near you the Paris V2. an upgrade of the current trucks with loads of new improvements. Available Nov 15.
The Paris V2 | Paris Truck gets a fresh update
Mesa, AZ, USA: Navigator Truck Company Welcomes “Vegas” Mike Snyder to the family
‘Vegas’ Mike Snyder joins Navigator Team
If you are not familiar with Uk Based Sabre Trucks, They have had some neat products and innovations (dropped baseplate, hollow kingpin) coming out lately.
Some of the things happening at Sabre Trucks
The new Polar Bear 155mm is a regular geometry truck featuring featuring 8 holes, a Low profile (2″ from the surface to the center of the axle) and that new logo.
New Polar Bear 155mm Trucks | Landyachtz
Sao Paulo, Brazil: BOSStrx designed and developed in Brazil, coming soon! Ed. note: Brazil is in a manufacturing mood. After aero helmets, now trucks.
BOSStrx prototypes exposed! | New Trucks from Brazil
Muskegon, MI: WZZM does a little feature on newish on the scene Rey Trucks. The Manufacturer produces affordable precision longboard trucks.
Made in Michigan: Rey Trucks | newcomer to the industry
If you just picked up the sport or need a refresher course here’s Ethan Cochard going through the intricacies of trucks and baseplates; those metal bits under your deck.
Anatomy of a longboard truck and baseplate angles with Boombot Ethan Cochard
Paris Trucks gives their website a fresh new look and are expanding their range to include street trucks
Paris Trucks Co. gets a fresh new online look
Forget early grabs. UK’s Royal College of Art graduate Po-Chih Lai has designed a skateboard that can go down stairs. Introducing the Stair Rover
Stair Rover by Po-Chih Lai at Show RCA 2012
The full specs aren’t out yet but Buzzed Trucks’ V2 will be supplied with a titanium insert. Their stress tests have shown a 50% strength increase from the V1.5 hangers
Buzzed Trucks set to release their V2 precision trucks
Bear Trucks have got some Bustin flavour going on. The Limited Edition trucks are feature an exclusive Bustin Yellow Dip and stamped Bustin logo on the baseplate
Limited edition Bustin Yellow Bear Grizzly 852 184mm
Venice, CA: Here is a closer look to the history of carver skateboards and there team!
Carver Skateboards : A History Lesson
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