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Old April 19th, 2019, 02:18 AM   #10
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Originally Posted by Joey View Post
Mine should be on my front porch right now from FedEx. Blue ones. My only concern is tripping myself with overlapping wheels between my feet. I think they will stick out and this may be why people are trimming them.

I am currently skating on 65mm Radar Energy wheels. They come narrow and I still hit them together but never crashed because of it. If the 70s are dangerous I just go back to the 65s. Except for the occasional perfectly shaped rock I really love the Energy wheels.
Cutting the faces off reduces weight. My wheels were 85mm with large radiused corners that made for a narrower footprint and very fat overhanging faces on the wheels. After cutting them down to 73mm the footprint widened and then cutting the faces flat with the hubs, lost a lot of weight. Light weight and a wide footprint with a narrower wheel was the goal, I got what I wanted by cutting extra large wheels down
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