Controlled Cruising. Premium Carving.
With all the attributes of a one board quiver, the Pintail 40 is an all around crowd pleaser. This Pintail is 40 inches of stable platform designed for controlled cruising and premium carving. Mounted standard with Original S8, 200mm, carving trucks and without risers, it sits low on wider trucks. The Pintail 40 dishes out a new level of cruising and carving performance, with a gnarly classic surf graphic from artist Joe Hodnicki.
- Dimensions: Length: 40″ x Width: 8.75″
- Wheelbase: 28″
- Construction: 7 Ply Northeastern Maple
- Deck Weight: 3.2lbs
Upgraded construction, upgraded graphics, upgraded design. The upgraded Pintail 40 has more technological advances than the great pyramids in a handy carry size package.
Designed for Turning on a Dime.
Topping out at a modest 40 inches long combined with fiberglass + bamboo construction, the Pintail 40 falls in the shorter end of the Pintail Series. Shorter length supplies the wheelbase needed for maneuverable carving and pedestrian dodging, while stronger bamboo longboard construction gives riders the confidence of having durability under their feet.
Tried and True
The fiberglass and bamboo construction of the Pintail 40 supplies the perfect flex for its wheel base, while also offering strength in all the right places. Suitable for all but the biggest riders, this boards flex is responsive, but not abrasive.
Concave dip at the who?
The mellow concave of the board keeps your feet planted right where they need to be. When you’re up to speed, you won’t have to give a second thought to your foot placement when you should be worrying about the scenery flying by.
Hang Ten or Drop the Curb
The Pintail 40 was thoughtfully designed to meet the needs of a variety of longboard riding styles. Every detail, from the routed wheel wells to laser cut grip finish, was addressed and accounted for during testing and development. Whether your hot-dogging with ten toes in the wind, or dropping a curb on your daily commute, the 40 is one honey of a longboard that wont let you down.
Setup with Original S8, 200mm, carving trucks and upgrade Cell bearings to get you on the fast track.
Responsive Cruise Control.
Free Love in Skateboard Form
Love may be a strong word, but it’s the first one that comes to mind when thinking about the flex and durability of the Pintail 40 Bamboo construction. Mellow, forgiving, responsive, and perfect were other options, but we usually go with our gut instinct at times like these.
Elegance, meet Functionality.
The simple shape of the Pintail 40 is complemented by a gentle concave that furnishes smooth lines appealing to even the most discerning eye. Pure beauty can be deceiving as the concave is as functional at keeping your feet planted, as the lines are at soothing your ocular woes.
Tip or Tail
The Pintail 40 has enough overhang in the nose and a long enough tail to tackle most riding conditions. The 40 shines when you need to switch from commuting, to pick-in-uppin’ without missing a beat. It’s a solid shot of confidence to know that no matter what bogies are on your six, the Pintail 40 never, ever, leaves his wingman.
Cruising or Carving
The Pintail 40 comes standard with the Original S8, 200mm, carving trucks. Mid-size standard trucks means more stability while maintaining the versatility for pedestrian dodging all day long. If you plan on taking on the bigger drops, an upgrade to Original’s S10, 250mm, trucks is the best bet.
North, North East
Whether you’re enjoying a cruise along the beach, or attacking a bomber run down the local steeps, having smooth bearings is key. With a number of quality choices, you can match your riding style to a set of performance longboard bearings suited to your needs.
What’s Your Favorite Dish?
This cruising, carver comes standard with 70mm wheels, but if your taste is for more, you won’t go hungry. With dished out wheel wells, the Pintail 40 can accept a veritable feast of upgrade wheels to satiate even the largest of appetites.
The crystal clear RDVX grip tape on the Pintail 40 is the icing on a multi-layer bamboo-fiberglass cake, showing off that bamboo beauty. The Pintail 40’s top finish is a tantalizing, tasteful, treat better than any completely competent confectioner could conceivably care to create.
Longboard like it’s your birthday, with the new Pintail 40 Bamboo, flatland riding and mellow cruising.
Unlock Carving Perfection.
Tried and true construction, backed with our most popular trucks and finished with the best wheels and bearings, the Pintail 40 is a reliable renaissance board great for all seasons. Up or down, flat or steep, urban or rural, left or right, the Pintail 40 can manage it all with finesse and style.
Green to Double Black
The Pintail 40 is at home in any environment under the feet of a variety of riders. Its a go-to board with a wide enough wheel base for hills, yet maneuverable enough to dodge the pedestrian crowded streets of the city.
With the ability to turn your home pavement into a carving playground, the Pintail 40 shines light onto overlooked asphalt. Beginner and advanced riders alike can point the Pintail down any local road and view their neighborhood from a whole new perspective.
A board for the city needs to be able to withstand the day to day, hazard filled commute it will see month after month. With standard S8, 200mm, carving trucks, this board can dodge obstacles and has the stability to take on any hills between you and the corner store, corner office, or your best gal’s penthouse, park view, apartment.
With the length to spread your stance and a tail to stand on, the Pintail 40 can tackle banks with the best of them. Ditches beware! The Original S8, 200mm, carving trucks can slash, slide, and carve up any wall. It’s this versatility that will help transition your surf moves to pavement.
Despite a 40 inch over all length, the Pintail 40 is a proverbial fish in the water at the pool or park. The Original S Series 200mm carving trucks will keep your longboard moving around the bowl, or get you up to the lip of your favorite quarter.