New Skateboard Materials

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Have skateboards changed over the years?

New Skateboard Materials

Innovations in materials and technology have made skateboards better and better over the years. The first skateboard wheels were made of clay. The introduction of polyurethane made it possible to move faster and smoother. Some trucks are now being made using the alloy titanium which is strong and lighter than many other alloys.

   

Comments

9/11/2006 10:46:40 PM
brittany said:

what do skateboarding and snowboarding wear for clothing


4/3/2007 1:07:17 AM
sam Glisson said:

plaese tell us in steps how to do some easy tricks


10/10/2007 11:37:15 PM
ashley said:

now days you probably see skaters wear tight jeans w/belts, hats, and more unessesary acssesories. Me I wear just like shorts w/skate shoes. they make all the difference. Skateboarders wear ummm snowproof pants




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