Orangatang Wheels Updates
About six months ago, we got a bit obsessed with reducing the amount of plastic that we ship in all our orders.
Bubble wrap, shrink wrap, packing tape - all plastic. All single use, and all likely to end up in a landfill - or worse, the ocean.
So we set out on a mission to reduce or eliminate single use plastic from the shop and our packaging wherever we could.
- We switched to paper packing tape rather than the conventional plastic stuff.
- We stopped using shrink wrap and got creative with DIY cardboard spacers.
- We stopped using plastic document envelopes, and put...
We're now stocking the 2nd generation Orangatang Freeride wheels!
Click here to check them out.
Left to right is the Keanu 66mm, the Kilmer 69mm, and the Cage 73mm.
All these wheels feature a big core, stoneground running surface, rounded edges and narrow-ish contact patch, which gives an easy slide from new. (Check out our wheel guide for more info on all that...)
The Cage is pretty big for a longboard wheel these days, so watch out for wheelbite. On a drop-through or cutaway board it'll be a real nice cruising wheel with a bit...
We are stoked to have taken delivery of a selection of Loaded Longboards and Orangatang Wheels product in the shop!
Unlike many other UK longboard shops, we are actually holding stock of these boards and shipping them ourselves rather just being another web reseller. This allows us to build sick custom setups for you, and also make sure that quality is up to scratch before anything leave the shop.
Not only do we have the latest Lush Longboards Decks and Completes in stock this week, but we have also aquired a pair of super rad full-size leather couches to go with them!
Come down to the shop and marvel at the comfort...
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