Tag Archives: electric skateboards

  • StarkBoard: A Smart, Hands-Free Electric Skateboard

    StarkBoard: A Smart, Hands-Free Electric Skateboard

    Skateboards are fun and all, but since they’re basically just planks of wood attached to wheels, they require a certain amount of physical control to really master. Now, there’s a new, smart, and hands-free electric skateboard that responds to your body in much the same way the Segway does – it’s called, with apologies to […]

  • eon Turns Any Skateboard Electric

    eon Turns Any Skateboard Electric

    About eight months ago we told you about the Mellow Skateboard Drive, which can be attached to any standard deck to turn it into an electric one. Now there’s another similar product on the market.  It’s eon, which is billed by its makers at UNLIMITED as “the first modular electric powertrain for light vehicles” thanks to […]

  • Mellow Skateboard Drive: Turn An Existing Board Electric

    Mellow Skateboard Drive: Turn An Existing Board Electric

    I imagine that people with old-fashioned skateboards often gaze longingly at those with new electric models, cursing the inexorable march of technological progress and their own sentimental attachment to their analog-style deck. But now they can amp up pretty much any deck to electric speeds with the Mellow Skateboard Drive. The Mellow Skateboard Drive can […]

  • Hoverboard One-Wheeled Electric Skateboard

    Hoverboard One-Wheeled Electric Skateboard

    We now live in a world where hoverboards are actual reality rather than just science fiction, which means it might not have been the greatest idea to name a one-wheeled electric skateboard Hoverboard. Still, the board that doesn’t actually hover is still a pretty cool piece of tech as far as electric skateboards go. Hoverboard […]

  • Stary: “The World’s Lightest Electric Skateboard”

    Stary: “The World’s Lightest Electric Skateboard”

    I’ve never used an electric skateboard, but apparently excessive weight is an issue with most of them – I guess it’s a problem akin to the automatic drive on push lawnmowers, which adds a lot of extra weight to the mower. But there’s a company taking to Kickstarter with a design they say is for […]