What is a longboard for?
As its name suggests, a longboard is similar to a skateboard, but is longer.
It has a rigid deck and bigger, softer wheels for grip and speed that make it perfect for fast riding.
Dimensions of the Classic 520 longboard
Composition: 7-ply Canadian maple.
Dimensions: 37.40" (95 cm) x 9.44" (24 cm).
Flex: 3/5 medium (good balance between turning and stability).
Wheels & bearings
Composition: 100% polyurethane.
Dimensions: 70 mm.
Hardness: 78A (soft wheels designed for comfort and traction; not suitable for slides).
Bearings: ABEC 7.
Trucks (to mount the wheels)
Aluminium trucks with reverse pivot. Steel axle.
Polyurethane bushings (92A hardness).
How much does the Classic 520 longboard weigh?
How are our products tested?
All our decks are tested in the laboratory. These tests ensure that all European standards are met for skateboard/longboard decks. Wear tests are also carried out.
These laboratory tests are complemented by field tests, some measured, others relying on user perception, to put the product through the most stringent tests. The result: a thoroughly proven product.