How to Build a Longboard

If you want to build your own longboard, you’re in the right spot! We love longboarding and we love building longboards. There’s nothing better than being able to skate your own creation. “How to Build a Longboard” is the best resource for building longboard skateboards in all varieties. Happy building and shredding!

baltic birch wood

Building a Birch Longboard

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Plywood Longboard

Building a Plywood Longboard

Building a Plywood Longboard If you’re building your very first longboard or just want to quickly make a simple deck, building a plywood longboard could be the right choice for you! This is the fastest, easiest way to build a...

How to Build a Longboard

How to Build a Longboard

How to Build a Longboard Craft board builders are an integral part of the longboarding community. The process requires hard work and attention to detail, but there few hobbies more satisfying than riding your own creation.   This site aims...

Bamboo Longboard

Building a Bamboo Longboard

A bamboo longboard can be a great choice for any rider. Bamboo is a renewable resource that is not only good for the environment but is great for skating! Bamboo can be using in building a longboard that is snappy, responsive, and great for...

skateboard bearings

Skateboard Bearings Explained

Skateboard Bearings Explained All skateboard wheels are mounted on your truck axle with bearings, so the right skateboard bearings are an integral part of any setup. Learning the inner workings of a bearing will help any rider better...

Fiberglass Longboard

Building a Composite Longboard

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Fixing a broken longboard

How to Repair a Longboard

How to Repair a Longboard Sometimes boards break! While this is never fun, it’s that much worse when it happens to a longboard you built yourself. Here are some tips on how to repair a longboard.  The most common breakage with a longboard is...

Building Resources Skateboard Decks

Longboard Building Resources

Longboard Building Resources There are tons of longboard building resources for scattered around the internet. Here are some of our favorites: Instructables This site will help you build not only a longboard, but anything you could ever...

Maple Longboard

Building a Maple Longboard

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Skateboard Press

Building a Skateboard Press

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