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  1. Wood Finishing
    Hello, I have a skateboard deck from the 1980s which I would like to restore. It is probably made of 7 ply maple, and I suspect it has dry rot on the bottom. Attached are some photos of bottom of the deck. My current plan is to 1. Remove all hardware, grip tape, etc 2. Sand the deck 3...
  2. Project Showcase
    Not so much "woodworking", more crafting with "reclaimed" skateboard wood. Hope you like!
  3. Tips, Tricks, & Homemade Jigs
    Several years ago my son pestered me until I gave in (any Dad’s out there?). Together we made some old school skateboards (link to my article and video about said project). Short story: Basically a 3/4” section of scrap oak and some trucks from an old roller skate. Well, now he is pestering me...
  4. Project Showcase
    These are my homemade cruiser skateboards, no tricks on these fellas, hopefully more to come, I want three more. The dimensions are 7/8 x 7 3/4 x 30 There made of white oak. It uses 5.0 turbo skateboard trucks. Vintage 80's OJ2 63mm skateboard wheels. Now I did the graphic by using my...
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