Technology continues to evolve at a rapid pace with daily innovations once thought to be futuristic now commonplace. With innovative modes of transports emerging fast and furiously, electric skateboards have become a phenomenon that continues to increase in popularity.
Resembling the traditional non-powered skateboard, electric skateboards are lithium battery powered and feature attractive, efficient, and thoroughly enjoyable functions. With speeds of up to 22 MPH depending on model, electric skateboards could the way of the future in ground transportation.
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We’ve gone out to find the top three electric skateboards that provide exhilaration as well as safe transportation. Take a look!
Boosted’s new 2nd generation dual+ electric skateboard comes with features that are attractive yet simplistic in design and function. Designed for the experienced rider, this electric skateboard is capable of maximum speeds up to 22 MPH. The lightweight design makes this electric skateboard easy to carry with very little effort and increased portability.
Powered by a choice of two lithium batteries, with a range of six miles for the standard battery to twelve miles for the Extended Battery, the Boosted 2nd Generation Dual+ electric skateboard has enough power to meet all individual needs.
A Bluetooth controlled, hand-held device allows for complete control of acceleration and deceleration with effective regenerative braking. Powerful LED lights on the hand-held controller show rider range left on current charge of battery. Charging is fast and efficient. In less than 30 minutes the battery is back to an eighty-five percent charge, which is more than enough power to start yet another adventure.
The actual board is made of a flexible bamboo material for smoother rides and increased dependability, making this board lightweight and very portable. Thanks to a 38-inch length and 10-inch trucks (wheels) for a smoother ride, this board boasts adequate power to climb grades of up to 25 percent.
This electric skateboard comes complete with board, controller, charger, and Quick Start Guide. Those looking for a reliable, fast-paced board, will not be disappointed with the Boosted 2nd Generation Dual+ Electric Skateboard.
Electric H.4 Skateboard
Since 2005, Atom has been manufacturing longboards boards from small to medium-sized, for less experienced riders. Featuring Canadian Maple for increased durability and riding comfort, the Atom Electric H.4 is lightweight for easy transportation anywhere. From the highly crafted 70mm wheels with engineered trucks and bushings for increased riding comfort, to the distinctive kicktail deck design, the Atom H.4 Electric Skateboard continues to attract the attention of many riders.
With 2.4 GHz wireless technology and an ergonomic remote hand-held controller, the Atom H.4 maneuvers with ease while maintaining complete control of the board at all times. Even the most inexperienced riders find riding this board a pleasure thanks to the two speed settings. Engineered with no belts or gears, commonplace with other competing boards, the Atom H.4 direct drive motor remains hidden inside the hub wheel for a sleeker more appealing appearance.
The maximum speed on the Atom H.4 is 9.3MPH, thus making this board the ideal board for beginners who wish to experience the thrill of riding. Although the battery needs recharging after a distance of five miles, the process is quick and effective. On purchase, the board comes with a 29.4 charger. And charging is also possible through the regenerative braking design of the Atom H.4, which charges the battery while braking.
For first-time riders looking to venture into an exciting way to take the stress out of the daily commute, the Atom H.4 longboard Electric Skateboard could be the answer.
Industry Best Warranty is one of the most sophisticated electric skateboards available. With a 12month warranty covering manufacturing defects, the Inboard M1 Electric Skateboard is rapidly becoming the leading contender in the electric skateboard market. Combined with superior styling and features not offered by competitors, the Inboard M1 Electric Skateboard truly stands apart from all the competitors.
The four riding speeds integrated into the Inboard M1 board, allow even the most inexperienced riders to take full advantage of riding one of the best electric skateboards. The Inboard M1 is the only board that a rider will ever need. The manufacturers have even made this board safe for air travel with an interchangeable PowerShift swappable battery.
All in all, this board is portable, lightweight and resilient. Even the most inclement weather conditions are not a problem for the Inboard M1 Electric Skateboard. The deck is made from 3D popular wood, and the ABS sidewalls come wrapped in fiberglass. Furthermore, the Inboard M1 Electric Skateboard is the first splash resistant electric skateboard currently available. From integrated lights mounted on the nose and the tail of board to the latest in sophisticated electronics, the Inboard M1 Electric Skateboard has it all.
Although there more and more electric skateboards to choose from, riders must consider several factors when choosing one. Not everyone has the skills to ride an electric skateboard. At times, wannabe riders do not spend enough time or effort in researching all available boards before making a purchase. They end up with a board unsuitable for their skill level.
Out of all the available electric skateboards available today, the Inboard M1 Electric Skateboard reigns supreme because of features not offered by the competitors. The superior styling and interchangeable airline approved batteries, make the Inboard M1 Electric Skateboard stand out as the most advanced and electric skateboard.
With four variable speeds to accommodate riders of all ages and experience levels, the Inboard M1 Electric Skateboard offers a great way to get around town.
The Atom Electric H.4 is a great choice for low to medium skilled riders, while the Boosted 2nd generation is an excellent board for experience riders.