Gravity Longboards Guide – What is the Best Gravity Longboard?November 3, 2014
Gravity Longboards are one of the oldest and most popular makers of longboards since they first appeared in the early 1990’s. They produce a bewildering array of longboards and skateboards for all abilities. Gravity Longboards is a leading name in the manufacturing of high quality boards and is dedicated to the production of high quality longboards and specialty skateboards. It offers a wide range of boards that are suitable for all styles of riding. But are they as good as brands such as Loaded or Yocaher?
Gravity Tres Palmas Pintail Complete Longboard Skateboard
The Tres Palmas pintail is one of the best longboards with a pintail shape that you can get from Gravity and in the market itself in our view. This particular longboard possesses a comfy barrel concave that offers a lot of flexibility and allows a comfortable and nice ride compared to many other Gravity Longboards.
Gravity Classic Cruiser 36″ Moonlight Complete Longboard Skateboard
It is a board with a classic shape for cruising purposes and it has been re-mastered to make it slightly wider in appearance. You can take it to the class or even the beach and it makes commuting a lot cooler than you can think. Overall, the decks offer a wider platform and in combination with a diamond shaped tail design, the board allows power slides and deep carves to riders. The wheel offers the greatest traction for the best stroke in and stroke out of turns.
This is the first modern pintail to come with all of the features that longboarders keep looking for even to this day. It is just an inch shorter than the traditional pintail boards with a wheelbase of 32″. This increases the control and handing while you are moving on it at high speeds and you can be assured that you will not end up losing the flex. At both ends, the board comes with wheel cut outs and it allows you to enjoy a sharp carve but not be bothered with wheel bite issues. The board has an excellent deep concave built into it, which allows greater control at the time of turning and helps you to lock your feet in. It has a moderate bamboo flex to allow you to feel the torsional flex while going out and in turns. You can bomb a hill on it with lots of confidence. You can even use it for dancing or free-riding and also do a few big stand-up slides on it.
Gravity Longboards 45″ Spoon Tropical Splash Compete Longboard
The board has a 9.5″ wide deck that offers a lot of space that is needed to walk the board and move around. The board has light concave with moderate flex which makes for an exciting ride. It also comes with a kicktail which allows you to do ollies and kick turns. This cruiser board is versatile in nature and its longer wheelbase allows makes beginners a more stable ride. More advanced riders can be offered a loose responsive ride. It is suitable for both beginners and advanced riders.