Powell Peralta GeeGah Ripper Maroon Skateboard Deck - 9.75 x 30

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Powell Peralta GeeGah Ripper Maroon Skateboard Deck - 9.75 x 30

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$79.95

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Specifications

SKUDCGMPSGGRM
UPC842357163614
BrandPowell Peralta
Deck Shape179
Deck ConcaveSP3
Deck Wheelbase15.125"
Deck Length30"
Deck Width9.75"
Deck Nose3.75"
Deck Tail6.875"

n 1986 jump ramps were all the rage. Easy to build, portable and fun to launch off of. Unfortunately, decks were snapping left and right. Powell-Peralta deck returns were so high the company sought ways to make decks stronger and more resistant to jump breaks. One solution was Bonite construction. Another was the "Gee-Gaw" shape which had bumps to reinforce the break zone area. Why "Gee-Gaw?" Ask Chris Iverson. This shape was also used for the Skull & Sword graphic. They were originally produced between 1987 and 1988.

About the Ripper Artwork:

Arguably the most iconic skateboard graphic of all time, "The Ripper" was illustrated in 1983 by legendary Powell-Peralta artist V.C. Johnson. Originally the graphic was used as a "Bones Sold Here" dealer window sticker. Next, the artwork found it's way onto t-shirts and eventually decks. The Ripper graphic has stood the test of time and has been a staple of the Powell-Peralta line for over 30 years.

Originally Released: 1983

Artwork by: Vernon Courtlandt Johnson

Features:

 long 4 - 2.5" old school truck hole pattern

 made in the USA

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1st Powell Peralta board in 42 years Review by David
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Can't wait to build this with Red Goldwing 161mm trucks and Bones 56mm 80a Red Rough Riders
Wanted the Ripper Flight Deck but they flew off the shelf too fast.
Gotta pull the trigger when buy these limited run decks. (Posted on 7/12/2021)
Senior Estimator Review by Jeremy
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Iconic graphic gets even better with this color combination (Posted on 6/16/2021)
Maroon Ripper Review by John
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This board looks sick!! Can't wait to purchase. Rad colorway. (Posted on 6/9/2021)
Mr Review by James Dalton
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When can I get the great ripper skatedecks (Posted on 5/19/2021)

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