Category Archives: Blog

The most important part of your trucks

Sabre Trucks

03Aug

“The refinement of such a small part translates into improvements to the essence of all the truck is capable of.” – Pete Connolly This is a pivot cup. Almost every set of longboard and skateboard trucks on the market today has one. Its job is simple: the hanger goes in the hole, and the pivot cup then...

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Bushing Upgrade

Sabre Trucks

13Jul

Our entire truck lineup just had a major overhaul in a very important area – bushings and washers. We have been through every truck we produce and re-specced the whole lot with our much loved original Sabre Bushing Formula, poured in the USA to our own custom specifications. One of the unique things about our...

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The Next Generation

Sabre Trucks

09Jul

Longboarding is always moving forwards. Skaters learn to hit higher speeds, better lines, brake later, land harder. It’s clear to us that it’s not enough just to keep up with the stresses that skaters put through their trucks. We need to go further and create product that can withstand and enhance tomorrow’s skating. It’s for...

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Mk2 Testing – Jooz

Sabre Trucks

10Apr

Teamrider Josh Hughes has been skating our Forged Precision Race Trucks for a little under two years. He is extremely picky about hanger straightness – if it’s not straight, it’s off his board in a flash. This is a shame, as he also likes to jump down stairs and grind stuff. He is still skating...

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Forged Mk2 is here!

Sabre Trucks

06Apr

We are proud to finally introduce the second iteration of our Forged Trucks! The Forged Precision Race and Forged Precision Freeride trucks are available now. Both use the new Mk2 Forged Hanger, which improves on the original Sabre Forged Hanger (which was the world’s first forged longboard hanger) in two key areas: 1 – Strength....

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New longboard bushing kits!

Sabre Trucks

27Feb

Buying bushings is a bit of a minefield. You have to balance your riding style, how you want your board to feel, your weight and what kind of trucks your longboard has in order to pick the right bushings for your trucks. In an effort to make things easier for you, we’ve added Sabre Longboard...

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The fastest trucks in the world…

Sabre Trucks

20Sep

UK Teamrider Pete Connolly is the first person to go over 90MPH on a skateboard in history. This clip shows a morning warm up run, trying out the new line that enabled him to clock a new world speed record of 91mph / 146kph. Pete has been instrumental in the development of Sabre trucks from...

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Longboard Bushing Footstops – Available Now

Sabre Trucks

26May

The best ideas are always simple and effective. A lot of pro downhill and freeride skaters use footstops, primarily to keep their front foot on the deck during high-speed toeside slides, or to provide a location point in tuck. We’ve put together a kit that allows you to make a simple footstop from one of...

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170mm Forged Precision Trucks – Available now

Sabre Trucks

06Oct

Race wheels have got a lot wider in the last few years. We can now all hold lines we used to only dream about. Narrower hangers gives even more grip. So we have added a 170mm hanger width to our race-winning Forged Precision Trucks. Now you too can experience more lean, more grip, tighter lines...

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Longboard chilling in the south of France.

Sabre Trucks

09Aug

Check out this edit  Sabre team rider Fayah Bob with  his Sabre cast precision 170’s and his  bro Lucas Poulain in the south of France on this super fun spot chilling together while the sun rises. These buddies have been skating together for over 5 years and you can feel it in their skating, close and fast....

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