Comet Longboards Guide – What is the Best Comet Longboard?November 4, 2014
Downhill longboard racing is quite popular these days and forms a major segment of the market for longboarding equipment. Comet Longboards was one of the first longboard companies that came into existence and earned a name for itself in the industry for it’s quality longboards, along with brands such as Loaded and Yocaher. It made the Voodoo, one of the first boards made specifically for speedboarding. The company first came into existence in 1998 and dedicated itself to the production of light, fast and stable longboards.
So what are the best Comet Longboards?
Here are our recommendations for the boards that our panel thought were excellent in terms of performance, safety and quality of build.
Comet Shred Longboard Skateboard Deck – 9.5″ x 35″
Comet has made some of the best longboards that are ideal for beginner to intermediate level skaters. This board has been crafted for easy cruising and to perform beginner tricks whether you are at your favorite spot of the street or at your local park. It also comes with some nice graphics to satisfy skaters with a wide range of styles. The bearings, wheels, trucks, grip tape and hardware are all included meaning it’s ready to go as soon as you get it!
Comet Voodoo Airframe Longboard Skateboard Deck – 10″ x 35.75″
Constructed of the most superior quality skateboard material, it offers perfect flex and the greatest durability. It has the coolest graphics and a sturdy build. Whether you wish to pool, ramp or skate the street or simply need to a longboard to cruise your sidewalk, this unit has just the longboard deck that you will want. It does not come with wheels and trucks.
Comet Liam Morgan Signature Air Frame Longboard Skateboard Deck with Grip Tape
It has a traditional shape but a very modern design. This air-framed unit has a hollowed out deck middle which makes the board very light, stiff and stable. It has a new frame design which can surely rock the market. This one is the original top mount directional speed board and if you are bored of riding copies, then try this one! This is the perfect model to use for riding downhill with ease.
Comet Ethos II 40″ -9.75×40 Complete Longboard Skateboard
The Comet Ethos II 40″ -9.75×40 Complete Longboard Skateboard is one of the perfect boards which can make you forget all others in the market. It provides comfort and stability for every trick that you perform and maneuvers particularly well. One of the high points of this unit is the small dimple that can be seen in the truck mounts. The depression rectifies and recompenses an angular difference of the base-plate that results from the rocker. On this one, you can be assured that your trucks will stay true to angle in spite of the amount of rocker that you can get in the deck. The unit also comes with some convoluted grips on the rails! The board also comes with multiple graphics which can surely satisfy skaters with a wide range of styles.