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The Most Culturally Important Skateboards of the 70's, 80's and early 90's

https://www.skateculture.info/2018/09/the-most-culturally-important.html

A friend sent Me this & the board on the right is a knock off.


[Myflores]

[Rays]

[RaysOld]


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if those boards could talk........................


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Yea hope they would remember more than we do! [rofl]
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Sweet
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Thanks for sharing. Cool read.
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Here's the original & the bootleg side by side.

[Rays-And-Bootleg-Board]

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Do you still own the original?
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No I made it for Ray Flores, He's skating it in the photos on the wall next to it, funny Ya can tell by the wheel wells witchboard I did.  [rofl]
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No I made it for Ray Flores, He's skating it in the photos on the wall next to it, funny Ya can tell by the wheel wells witchboard I did.  [rofl]
Wes, how did you cut wheelwells back in that time?

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Skip gave Me his old Milwaukee grinder & I made lots of bellyboards & skateboards with it.

[antique-angle-grinder-jpg-opt607x455o0-0s607x455]

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Skip gave Me his old Milwaukee grinder & I made lots of bellyboards & skateboards with it.

[antique-angle-grinder-jpg-opt607x455o0-0s607x455]
I need me one of those. Thanks for the info.

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[thumb]

I gave a Makita GA7021-R 7 in. Trigger Switch 15 Amp Angle Grinder does Killer wheel wells in seconds! [rofl]

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That Grinder is TITS! 
Betcha it's got a lot Blood Sweat and Tears on it 


spinning wheels spin.....
Grinding wheels grind.

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Milwaukee Tools!  Yeah baby!  There's a little Milwaukee in some of Wes' creations.  I like it.

Image result for milwaukee tools logo

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My dad I had a hand drill that looked like that grinder.  I remember sparks would fly out of it and you would get that ozone smell.  Nice!
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