People of all ages like skating especially the younger. Collecting and riding on different types of skateboards are their passion. But pressure cracks on skateboard makes the riding somewhat uncomfortable.
Table of Contents
What Is Pressure Crack?
Pressure crack means cracking of something through excessive pressure over a thing. It may cause for dropping a heavy material over the product, somebody scratching on it or step on it, and so on.
What Are Pressure Cracks On A Skateboard?
Pressure cracks mean the cracks generally found around the trucks or bolts caused for constant landing on the bolts of your skateboard rather than on the middle part of the board. It is better to land on the middle area. It decreases the possibility of cracking.
Causes of Pressure Cracks On Skateboard
There are many reasons for cracking a skateboard. Like- you are heavy so it creates much pressure over the board when you land on it. Something fall over your skateboard, someone steps on it, someone uses it unconsciously, somebody scratches on it, any heavy object drop on it, or if the bolts are tightened, etc. Humidity also makes cracks on the skateboard.
Are Pressure Cracks Bad?
Cracking is not bad all the time if it is not much. It just weakens the board. You can use it for a long time. Many riders told from their experiences that pressure cracks did not hamper their riding at all.
How To Stop Pressure Crack?
You can limit or stop pressure crack on your skateboard by following some rules. These are given below:
How To Fix A Cracked Skateboard?
Following some steps, you can fix your cracked skateboard.
It is normal to have pressure cracks on skateboard. But it varied according to the type of quality of the skateboard. Good quality retro skateboards are more sustainable. So, you should choose the better one while buying.