Topmount Longboard DecksA topmount longboard deck mounts the trucks in the regular way. Unlike a drop-through deck, the baseplate just sits straight onto the deck or riser.
Depending on what you are setting your board up to acheive, topmounts can be a little less forgiving than drop-throughs. You'll have more grip, a "surfier" turn and snappier slide. As the deck is usually a little higher than a drop-through, pushing and footbraking can be a little harder, and you'll want to balance your wheel size, riser and truck tighness carefully to avoid wheelbite.
Products in the Topmount Longboard Decks collection have an average rating of 4.93 with 26 reviews across 10 products. The highest product rating is 5 and the lowest product rating is 4.25.
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