« Oregon's First Cats survive Governor's mansion dog invasion | Main | Unfunny humor about gun control »

February 07, 2013


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

That is a very cool thing. On the electric skateboard I ride, it has brakes as well and gives one much more confidence.

Of course, I fell two months ago and broke my elbow. But that was a kind of freak accident since I was going less than 1 mph......

Better now.....

Skateboarding is a blast....

I want one ,where can I buy them??

Thanks for sharing! I am in almost the exact same situation, old guy, likes to surf (poorly), new to longboard skateboarding, super worried about stopping, super excited about these brakes, moderately worried about installing them...

My wife is convinced I'm having a mid-life crisis, I'm just wanting to cruise slowly (and safely!) on a longboard to work...

Ed, take at look at Board Brake, not to be confused with Brakeboard:

I have one. Haven't tried it out yet. Needed to get a longer bolt from the helpful BoolahBoards guy, as my longboards are pretty high off the ground.

This is a much cheaper and simpler way of stopping than the Brakeboard. Something to consider, if you aren't aware of Board Brake already. (Their web site runs slow; be patient.)

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.


Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Strange Up Salem

Welcome to HinesSight

  • Welcome to HinesSight. If this is your first visit, click on "About this site--start here" in the Categories section below.
  • Church of the Churchless
    Visit my other weblog, Church of the Churchless, where the gospel of spiritual independence is preached.
  • BrianHines.com
    Take a look at my web site, which contains information about a subject of great interest to me: me.
  • Twitter with me
    Join Twitter and follow my tweets about whatever.
Blog powered by Typepad
Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...