NHS R&D Lab

NHS R&D Lab: Bearings

NHS R&D Lab: Bearings

The fourth installment of the NHS R&D Lab videos showcases the machinery used to test skateboard bearings; primarily the strength, speed, and durability. As always, the information gathered from both man and machine is used to evaluate the competition and our own Bearings innovations.

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NHS R&D Lab: Grip Tape

NHS R&D Lab: Grip Tape

The fourth installment of the NHS R&D Lab videos showcases the machinery and techniques used to test skateboard grip tape; specifically, Durability, and Grip Tape adhesive testing. As always, the information gathered from both man and machine is used to evaluate the competition and new grip tape manufacturing technologies.

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NHS R&D Lab: Wheels

NHS R&D Lab: Wheels

The third installment of the NHS R&D Lab videos showcases the machinery used to test skateboard wheel speed, abrasion and flatspot resistance. As always, the information gathered from both man and machine is used to evaluate the competition and new prototype urethane.

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NHS R&D Lab: Decks

NHS R&D Lab: Decks

The second installment of the NHS R&D Lab videos showcases the machinery used to test skateboard decks; primarily the strength, stiffness, durability, and pop. As always, the information gathered from both man and machine is used to evaluate the competition and new prototype deck molds.

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NHS R&D Lab: The NHS Research and Development Lab

NHS R&D Lab: The NHS Research and Development Lab

The NHS Research and Development Laboratory is a one of a kind facility and has no equal in the skateboard industry. Each of the machines in this facility were created to test how NHS products and our competitors products will perform in real life skateboarding situations. Over 15 years and hundreds of thousands of dollars have gone into the conception, design, construction and refinement of these machines. The results of all this rigorous product [...]

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