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Are switchblades good for cruising?

Are switchblades good for cruising?

The Landyachtz Switchblade is suitable for distance pushing and commuting, being a stable low-riding longboard. The large wheelbase makes it comfortable for kick-pushing over long durations.

Is Landyachtz reliable?

From the United States. Great little cruiser board, but the bearings should be replaced. You should always be a little concerned about the parts when buying a complete board. Landyachtz is a good company with great decks, bear trucks and hawg wheels, but the bearings were a little bit on the cheap side.

Are Landyachtz longboards good?

Most riders agree Landyachtz ranks among the top longboard brands on the planet. With roots in hardcore longboard racing, they’ve always been on a mission to make top-quality boards which are both super durable and amazing to ride.

Where are Landyachtz boards made?

Nestled deep in the Kootenay Mountains lays the small former mining community of Kimberley. This town is the home of Jody Wilcox, the man behind Landyachtz “HollowTech” technology.

Are cruiser boards good for rough roads?

A cruiser will generally work better for rough terrain than a street deck because of the added width – more comfortable around potholes. It will also have better wheel clearance due to deeper wheel wells and/or wheel flares.

Are Landyachtz skateboards any good?

Landyachtz is a Canadian company which has been around for quite some time. It has also earned a reputation of one of the premium longboard brands. Their boards usually get very good reviews and high ratings both amongst pro’s and more amateur riders.

Can you ollie with a cruiser?

Can you ollie a cruiser or longboard? Yes, you can ollie or do tricks, but cruisers and longboards aren’t made for tricks. Cruisers and longboards are heavy and have big soft wheels. This makes them very bouncy and unstable when you land an ollie.

How do you freeride a longboard?

Start practicing soft heelside stand up sliding, by quickly turning your board sideways across the slope while at speed, and pushing both legs out to get the board drifting. A key skill you’ll need for freeride longboarding is riding switch, that is, riding opposite your natural stance.

Are Landyachtz made in Canada?

We use a variety of materials in our boards but the vast majority of our boards are made from Canadian Maple.

Can you drop in on a cruiser board?

Cruisers aren’t meant for downhill and are less suitable for carving (though it’s still possible to carve a little). The wheels are smaller compared to longboards but bigger when you look at regular skateboards.