Unboxing the 70 dollar electric skateboard

The Swedish ESK8-community was in frenzy the other night, when the well known retailer Hobbex suddenly sold an electric skateboard for only SEK 590, that being approximately USD 70. “I don’t care if its crap, Ill buy one for that price”, said some. Others bought two. You’ll get one year warranty, when buying the board….

Introducing the Meepo Penny Dual

Hyped Meepo is extending their range of esk8:s into the hot segment of electric penny-boards, introducing the Meepo Penny Dual. Already much talked about via their electric longboard, Meepo is introducing a dual-motor penny board, thus competing with the Acton Blink Lite and the Ridge EL1, which we recently reviewed. Having twin motors, the Meepo…

Finally you can buy a Boosted Board in a regular Stockholm shop

The skateboard shop Kahalani in Stockholm, Sweden, now sells Boosted Boards in the shop. That means no shipping fees (if you buy in the shop of course), thus making the board much cheaper for us Swedes. You can also buy it in the Kahalani web shop, only paying domestic Swedish shipping fees (SEK 49:- with…

Tidningen Södermalmsnytt gör reportage om elektriska skateboards

Lokaltidningen Södermalmsnytt gör reportage om elektriska skateboards och ESK8 Sweden: Snabbt och smidigt glider Söderbon och författaren Henrik Arnstad upp för Sankt Paulsgatans backe på sin el-skejtboard. Runt 20 kilometer i timmen rullar brädan under hans fötter. Gas och broms sköter han med en fjärrkontroll. Reporter är Elina Lundberg och fantastiska bilder (samt video) är…

Skatebutiken Kahalani ska börja sälja Boosted Board.

Stockholms trevligaste skatebutik Kahalani får snart besök av en representant från Boosted Board. Butiken på Östgötagatan på Södermalm i Stockholm vill börja sälja dessa världens mest kända elektriska longboards. Mer kommer om denna roliga nyhet as it unfolds. Håll koll här på esk8.se!  

The next Koowheel is on its way!

The next Koowheel is named Kooboard and is due in september: A totally new board fine tuned from the D3m version with tons of improvements, arriving to UK by the end of September. Get it wherever. Price approx. SEK 5,700:-.

This is the T-shirt you are looking for!

So here it is, the official ESK8 Sweden T-shirt. Available for SEK 380:- plus shipping. Sizes are S to absurdly huge (5XL). And you will get our official sticker as well. Send an email to info@tricorder.se if you want one! Sweet. Thanks.

“Put another shrimp on the barby!”

All over the world there are e-skaters and we are very proud to be friendly with ESK8 Sydney. Their videos makes us remember glorious backpacking days down under. Subscribe to their youtube-channel, smile and have a vegemite sandwich! And put another shrimp on the barby.

Tishies on the way

We’ve ordered some T-shirts and are planning to give one away, in some sort of competition. Meanwhile, let us know if you want to buy one (info@tricorder.se). Stay tuned!    

Yuneec E-Go2 finns i vanliga affärer

Den lilla brädan Yuneec E-Go2 är ett mindre skateboard-alternativ till de större longboard-inspirerade brädorna. Och den finns i vanliga butiker, som Teknikmagasinet och Webbhallen! Yuneec E-Go2 är dessutom relativt billig (cirka 6.000 kronor). Vi har kontaktat generalagenten i Sverige för att få låna en testbräda och hoppas återkomma med recension! Uppdatering. Vi fick följande meddelande…