How To Fix A Cracked Skateboard
It is inevitable that a skateboard will lose its solidarity, and may result in you having to fix a cracked skateboard. Cracked skateboards aren’t the best skateboards to use to ride with. Therefore, there are easy ways that you can repair a cracked skateboard. Here are some steps that will help you fix your cracked skateboard.
- A Socket wrench
- Tighten your skateboard’s kingpin. One of the things that can add to the stability of your skateboard is tightening the skateboard’s kingpin. You can find the kingpin by locating the screw that is at the center of your skateboard’s wheels. Use the socket wrench to tighten the kingpin. Avoid tightening the kingpin too much, as this will prevent from being able to turn as easily.
- Test out your skateboard. Cracked skateboards prevent you from being able to do turn, and skate properly using your skateboard. Test out the board to see if your board works. If your board is still cracked and giving you problems you may end up having to take the skateboard in for repair.
- Skateboard repair. If tightening the kingpin does not work you can take your skateboard to be repaired. A repair shop will typically fix your cracked skateboard through the use of special tools.