How to choose a good skateboard

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The boards of such companies as Toy Machine, Santa Cruz, Zero, World Industries and others enjoy great success.
Snowboarding board has another name - deck. What distinguishes it from others is that it is bent on both sides. The deck starts with a nous, and ends with a tail. The bends that are on the side are called "concavers." Thanks to them, athletes can do various tricks, which also got their name - flips.

The material for making the board is wood. In order to make a good board, use more than one layer. For example, decks of seven layers are the most popular, followed by boards with 9 layers, and 6-layer boards are generally very rare. It is recommended to use maple for boards, it is characterized by its durability.

Most decks have another layer, which is at the bottom - slick. It is made to slide was perfect. Due to the extra layer, the board becomes heavier. Therefore, it is better for beginners to use skates without such a layer.Inexperienced athletes are advised to choose a board that is lighter in weight, since the lower the weight, the easier it is to perform tricks.

Decks are different in width and length. The average longitude is 80 centimeters, and the width is about 20. Narrow boards are good because they are easier to do tricks, and wide ones provide a good landing.
Before buying, pay attention to the fact whether there are any delaminations on the board. Also, see if special paper is stuck on the board. It determines how much your feet will slide as they stand on the board.

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