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3D Printed Skateboard Is Sturdy Enough To Actually Ride

08/27/2013, 3D printing has taken some amazing steps over the past couple of months as it’s been used to save several lives, successfully recreate memorable video game characters and could potentially be used as a source of nutrition. But would you trust...

Trail Rider Gnarboard has super fast acceleration rate

06/07/2012, Forget about Usain Bolt and his winning form that might just see him break the world 100m record yet again at this year’s Olympics – you might be able to be faster, although that would require you to be on board the Trail Rider from Gnarboards...

ZBoard electric skateboard to get custom models

04/26/2012, We talked about the ZBoard electric skateboard late last month, and here we are with additional information concerning this futuristic skateboard that will burn far less calories for you while getting you to your destination without having to break a...

Board of Imagination – a mind-controlled skateboard

02/24/2012, Chaotic Moon Labs, the folks behind the Board of Awesomeness (a Kinect-powered skateboard that uses your hand as a steering wheel) have come up with a new skateboard. This time it’s called the Board of Imagination and takes steering the vehicle to a...

Radiate Skateboard is eye-catching

02/03/2012, While most of us are fine with skateboards with brightly colored paint or stickers to grab attention – it looks like there’s a demand for flashier boards on the market. Introducing the Radiate Skateboard from Rockboard: a skateboard that has 48...

Motorized Skateboard makes Tony Hawk cringe

09/19/2011, Skateboard legend Tony Hawk would definitely not be too pleased with this Motorized Skateboard that was conjured by The Miters from MIT who recently paraded their invention at the World Maker Faire in New York. Of course, this is not ready to be ridden...

The Sbyke is a bicycle skateboard hybrid

02/18/2011, If you’ve ever had problem balancing on a skateboard or a bicycle, it’s good to know that there’s a solution for you. And no, it’s not training wheels – but a bicycle skateboard hybrid called the Sbyke. This interesting vehicle...

Vertrax skateboard comes with tread instead of wheels

08/09/2010, Mention skateboard and what flashes across your mind? A board that has four wheels at the bottom, often associated with spills from daredevils who grind their way across a variety of public property. The Vertrax skateboard design by Bryson Lovett is...

Japanese Motorized Skateboard

04/01/2010, Do you think that the Segway makes you look like a dork? Well, the folks over in Japan probably think so, if not why would they take the effort to come up with a motorized skateboard? Sure, you won’t be able compete in any X-games with this, but all...

Fan Powered Skateboard

03/25/2010, If you thought motor-powered skateboards wouldn’t work, you should check out the fan-powered skateboard by Chris Neal, who certainly looks like he started an engineering career young. His fan-powered skateboard was for his fourth-grade...