Welcome to the Beginner's Guide on How To Build An Electric Skateboard. Our electric skateboard tutorials and lessons will help point you in the correct direction from start to finish in deciding how to build your own customized high performance DIY Electric Skateboard.

Building your own DIY Electric Skateboard can be a difficult and confusing project but ultimately it's truly rewarding and exciting! You'll have a blast once you're actually riding and climbing steep hills. You'll wish why this wasn't available when you were younger (what I typically think about).


There are many different types of Electric Skateboard Builds which you can create such as a single motor electric skateboard, dual motor electric skateboard, penny board electric skateboard, all terrain electric skateboard,  hub motor electric skateboard, boosted board clone and much more.


If this seems like too much information for you to sift through or you just simply don't have the time. We've simplified the building and part selection process for you so you don't have too just visit our Electric Skateboard Conversion Kit page which will include all the parts which you'll need except for a longboard deck. You can then visit our How To Make An Electric Skateboard article and read on the instructions for installing your high performance electric skateboard conversion kit.


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  • How To Build An Affordable Electric Skateboard?

  • Single Motor vs Dual Motor Electric Skateboard

  • Single Motor Electric Skateboard Kit Checklist

  • Dual Motor Electric Skateboard Kit Checklist

  • How To Build An All Terrain Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build A 30mph Electric Skateboard

  • Electric Skateboard Glossary & Terms


Electric Skateboard Basics

  • Why Build A DIY Electric Skateboard?

  • What is an Electric Skateboard or Electric Longboard?

  • What components make an Electric Longboard Skateboard?

  • Should I use a Single Motor or Dual Motor Electric Skateboard?

  • Should I Use Single Motor or Dual Motor?

  • What are the benefits of a Dual Motor Electric Skateboard?

  • Which should I choose a Dual Diagonal Motor Electric Skateboard or Dual Rear Motor Electric Skateboard?

  • Why are Electric Skateboards so expensive?

  • Buying An Electric Skateboard in 2018? What To Look For?

  • What Do I Do Now For My Electric Skateboard Build?

  • How To Choose The Best Electric Skateboard? What's The Best DIY Electric Skateboard Setup For Me?Main Components & Build List?

  • Can I Upgrade My Electric Skateboard X Brand?

  • Best Electric Skateboard To Climb Hills? What's The Best Setup For Climbing Hills?


Electric Skateboard BUILD LIST

  • How To Build A Single Motor Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build A Dual Motor Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build A 24mph Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build A 30mph Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build A 25+ Mile Range Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build An Electric Skateboard Penny Board

  • How To Build A Boosted Board Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build A Hub Motor Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build An All Terrain Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build A Cheap Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build A Compact 24" Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build A Street Electric Skateboard

  • How To Build An Evolve Electric Skateboard


Electric Skateboard MOTORS

  • Electric Skateboard Motor Basics

  • What's Electric Skateboard Motor Should I Choose?

  • What Is The Best Electric Skateboard Motor?

  • Should I Use A Hub Motors or Belt Drive Motors?

Electric Skateboard WHEELS

  • Electric Skateboard Wheel Basics

  • What Size Electric Skateboard Wheel Is Best?


Electric Skateboard DECKS

  • Choosing An Electric Skateboard Longboard Decks

Electric Skateboard MOTOR MOUNTS

  • Electric Skateboard Motor Mount Basics

  • Electric Skateboard Motor Mount Regular Inward vs Reverse Mount


Electric Skateboard ESCS

  • Electric Skateboard ESC Speed Controller Basics

  • What's The Best Electric Skateboard ESC Speed Controller?

Electric Skateboard REMOTE

  • Electric Skateboard Remote Basics

  • What's The Best Electric Skateboard Remote Controller?


Electric Skateboard PULLEYS & BELTS

  • Electric Skateboard Pulleys & Belts Basics

  • How To Choose The Proper Gearing Ratio For A Belt Drive System

  • How To Choose The Proper Belt Size

Electric Skateboard BATTERIES

  • Electric Skateboard Battery Basics

  • Where Can I Buy RC LiPo Batteries?

  • Best Battery Pack For Long Distance or Range


Electric Skateboard TOOLS

  • Electric Skateboard Pulleys & Belts Basics

  • How To Choose The Proper Gearing Ratio For A Belt Drive System

  • How To Choose The Proper Belt Size

Electric Skateboard MAINTENANCE

  • Electric Skateboard Battery Basics

  • Where Can I Buy RC LiPo Batteries?

  • Best Battery Pack For Long Distance or Range

  • What Type Of Electric Skateboard Can I Build?


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