What kind of bushings come with Independent Trucks?

What kind of bushings come with Independent Trucks?

To give you a feel for which durometer to go for, Independent Trucks come built with the Medium Orange 90A bushings. So go harder or softer than that depending on what you want.

What hardness are independent bushings?

Bushings Independent Standard Conical (4 bushings) Specs White: 78a Super Soft. Red: 88a Soft. Orange: 90a Medium. Blue: 92a Medium Hard.

What Duro are Stock independent bushings?

According to Independent all stock bushings are 90a for stage 11s. The new ones will get softer as you break them in. I got the Wes Kramer hollows. It’s silver with a black base plate.

What bushing hardness should I get?

If you ride a regular skateboard barrel/cone bushings with a hardness between 87A and 92A should be fine. Heavier riders should consider 94A, kids need softer bushings, 85A to 90A should work for most kids under 12.

Are independent bushings any good?

Although I dig the overall feel and softness, the stock Indy bushings don’t have much rebound and get kinda “gummy” after a while. (almost like the board sticks to one side if I lean too hard). I also tried the aftermarket Indy Orange Barrel bushings, but they felt a little too stiff for my liking.

How do you break in independent bushings?

Spend your first few skate sessions either skating on flat ground or basic riding in a mini ramp. Adjust the trucks after a few days of breaking in the new bushings. As soon as your board starts to feel normal—no tightness or awkward pulling off to one side—tighten the trucks as you would normally ride them.

How do you soften hard bushings?

Heat up a pot of water on the stove. Place the bushings in the pot for 10 to 15 minutes. Turn off the heat and remove the bushings while they are still hot. Do not use your hands to pull them out of the water.

When should you replace your bushings?

HOW DO I KNOW IF MY BUSHINGS NEED TO BE REPLACED?

  1. Excess vibration and road noise in the cabin of your vehicle.
  2. Friction sounds like creaks or banging coming from the wheel fenders.
  3. Any kind of frame rattling upon impact (from bumps or other rough road terrain)
  4. Overly loose steering.

When should I get new bushings?

Bushings commonly get worn out over time and start making your trucks floppy and unstable, which can cause you to get a lot of wheelbite. If your bushings are split or crushed on one or both sides, it’s probably worth replacing your bushings so you can get some more responsive turns and less flop.

Which is better a durometer or suspension bushing?

Well, in the case of suspension bushings different durometers can have different effects on performance and ride quality. A stiff poly bushing will keep your suspension parts where they are supposed to be and give it long-lasting, improved handling. Perfect for a track car that doubles as a daily driver.

What kind of bushing do I need for my truck?

Here at CCS, we’ve got bushings for specific trucks as well as universal styles that work on various trucks, depending on the size. For example, Independent bushings are made to work with all Independent trucks, plus a variety of other mid-to high-profile trucks.

What’s the difference between polyurethane and durometer?

On the flip side there is polyurethane which is a synthetic material that it is durable, long-lasting and not affected by temperature or road grime. An old poly bushing’s durometer will flex slightly but the bushing will remain pliable and maintain its shape.

What happens if you have too high of a durometer?

Bushings with too high a durometer can make your fun-filled ride on the trail rougher than it needs to be, but too soft and your suspension parts could lose their alignment.

What kind of bushings come with Independent Trucks? To give you a feel for which durometer to go for, Independent Trucks come built with the Medium Orange 90A bushings. So go harder or softer than that depending on what you want. What hardness are independent bushings? Bushings Independent Standard Conical (4 bushings) Specs White: 78a…