Free U.S. Shipping - No Minimum
Free U.S. Shipping - No Minimum
Back to Results

Orangatang 4President Carving/Race Longboard Wheels

$52.00
Orangatang 4President Carving/Race Longboard Wheels - orange (80a) - view large
orange (80a)
Color: orange (80a)
Size: 70mm Size Chart
$52.00
Color:
Size: 70mm
In Stock - Qualifies For FREE U.S. Shipping
Overview
The 4President wheels from Orangatang were designed for speedboarding, carving, slalom and commuting. These wheels are great for speedboarding on technical quick turning courses that require the quick acceleration of a smaller wheel.
Features
Quantity
  • Set of 4 Wheels
Ride Style
  • Downhill
  • Carving/Cruising
Core Placement
  • Offset
Wheel Edge
  • Square Lip
Surface Type
  • Smooth
Note
  • These wheels will not slide right out of the box because of their grippy sharp edges
  • Repeatedly sliding wears down the sharp lips allowing for smoother more predictable slides
Ride Style

Downhill - Whether you picked up skating to break the sound barrier with supersonic speed, or you commandeered your brother's abandoned skateboard as something to do with friends, now you're here. Now you're ready to bomb hills, practice pre-drifting, get footage, and get the adrenalin rush of your life. To go fast and stay in control you want a big wheel with a lot of contact with the pavement. The softer wheels are grippier, but eventually the wheel will lose speed if it is too soft. Cores in downhill wheels can be vented, centered, or offset depending on what you are looking for. It all comes down to the quality of 'thane under your board and your ability to rail a corner.

Carving/Cruising - For cruising park trails, taking big turns through your neighborhood, and general transportation riding; carving/cruising wheels meet the needs of many different skate disciplines. They fall in the middle of the size scale so you can ride down medium grade hills with some of the stability bigger wheels offer, but have the faster and larger range of motion of smaller wheels. Often, this category is great for beginners because the wheels tend to be softer, making them grippier. If you are looking to try slides look for wheels with a stone ground finish and/or a rounded lip. If your daily shredding includes a hill or two, try some bigger cruiser wheels with a square lip. No matter what you choose, carving/cruising wheels are going to be fun!

Core Placement

Offset - Offset wheels have cores that are placed somewhere between centerset and sideset. Offset wheels give the rider the best of both worlds. Most downhill wheels and many freeride wheels are offset for a more forgiving slide initiation and hookup, while still providing ample grip and control in the slide.

Wheel Edge

Square Lip - Square lips provide the most grip and allow you to carve deeper and corner tighter without worrying about losing traction. Square lip wheels are generally preferred for downhill riding.

Surface Type

Smooth - Smooth wheels have a shiny coating on their surface that is commonly referred to as its skin or mold release. Smooth wheels are generally preferred for their grip and traction.

Specs
Durometer
yellow (86a)86a
orange (80a)80a
Size70mm
Diameter (mm):70.0
Contact Patch (mm):53.0
Suggested Riser Size (in):1/2 +
Reviews

Recommended for you