Flying Wheels Skateboards: How to choose its surfskate?
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Emerged in the 90s in California, surfskate is literally made to surf in the street. The main features is its double jointed front truck which allows it to make the same movements as in surfing. Surfskate allows you to take turns more easily while keeping speed.
We practice surfskate mainly on flat urban surfaces or light slopes. You can also use it in skateparks bowls.
Flying Wheels Skateboards offers various surfboard technologies, from the most efficient to the least efficient.
The Kinesis is a revolution in surfskating. A technology dedicated to experts riders looking for thrills and performance. With it’s new torsion spring technology the new Kinesis baseplate offers an unrivaled turning radius of 90°.
The all time standard surfskating solution. A spring compression baseplate combined with needle bearings that allows maximum truck’s tilt. This surfbase allows 66° turning radius.
Pendulum is the latest surfskating improvement ! A cubic flex torsion bushing that generates a smooth, cushioned, pendulum movement and predictive truck reaction. It allows a 60° turning radius.
The ultra closed angle geometry of the front truck and superior quality urethane bushings allows extreme turning radius and increases kinetic pumping effect.
Cutback is an economic way to start surfskating! It has a single axis spring compression truck combined with needle bearings for 40° progressive turning radius.
Specially made for surf-cruising, the Capitol truck technology offers the most comfortable turning sensations with a single pivot bushing. It's self locking spurs makes wheel bites impossible with wheels up to 73mm.
Our surfskate selection:
All the thrills of surf on concrete
Flying Wheels Skateboards Crew