My next build is going to be an other special board and for this one I want a set of extra special wheels. So let’s forget about anything plastic and let’s talk METAL:metal:
From what I gather, most Metal Hubs are CNC Aircraft Grade Aluminum and they are not cheap. However, they will be stronger than the alternative and in my opinion, as our community grows, they will be more customizable through processes like anodizing, hydro dipping and powder coating.
However, the CNC process of making these hubs is still too expensive for our niche and most of the big guys aren’t really doing it yet. This gives a great space for the specialists to really make a name for themselves. Unfortunately, they are often hard to find. So help a brother out! Let’s make a list of all the METAL hubs we can find!