Skateboard Shape

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What's a good skateboard shape?

Skateboard Shape

Your deck's shape is highly personalized. Each manufacturer has their own philosophy, and it's largely based on feel. But the two basic shapes of your board are its concave and its plan form. The concaves are the curves that are in the board itself, and the plan form is its outline shape. A good shape is what feels good to your foot.



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