What is a double drop longboard?
A double drop longboard is a type of longboard that features a deck design with two downward slopes, or "drops," where the trucks are mounted. This design allows the trucks to be mounted lower on the deck, resulting in a lower center of gravity and a more stable ride. Double drop longboards are typically longer and more flexible than other types of longboards, which makes them well-suited for tricks and maneuvers.
What are the benefits of a double drop longboard?
There are several benefits to using a double drop longboard. One of the main benefits is the lower center of gravity, which provides greater stability and control while riding. This makes double drop longboards well-suited for tricks and maneuvers, as they allow the rider to maintain balance and control more easily. Double drop longboards are also typically longer and more flexible than other types of longboards, which can provide a smooth, comfortable ride.
What should I look for when choosing a double drop longboard?
When choosing a double drop longboard, there are several factors to consider. First, consider the size and shape of the deck, as this will affect the performance and feel of the longboard. Next, consider the trucks, wheels, and bearings, as these components will determine the stability, speed, and maneuverability of the longboard. Finally, consider the overall quality of the components and the reputation of the manufacturer. It's also a good idea to read reviews from other longboarders to get an idea of the performance and durability of different double drop longboards.
Can I customize a double drop longboard?
Our double drop longboard have pre-selected components and assembled by the manufacturer. If you want to customize your longboard, it's best to buy see if the board is available as deck-only or add individual components separately and customize your own longboard at home.