Electric skateboards are very popular now, so some people also want to buy electric skateboards for children. But you may have some questions, such as whether children can use electric skateboards? How to buy a suitable electric skateboard for children?
Yes, kids electric skateboards are very suitable for older children or teenagers, and they are great gifts. They are lightweight but durable. They provide enough speed to satisfy adventurous children, hours of outdoor sports, and even transportation. At the same time, they will not go too fast, reducing the chance of accidents and injuries.
If an electric skateboard is to be legally used on the road, the rider must be at least 16 years old, must not drink alcohol or take psychotropic drugs, the maximum speed must not exceed 35mph, and wear safety helmets, etc.
But for kids electric skateboard, it is only a toy, you can buy one for kids 6+ years old.
The original electric skateboard was modified by adding batteries and motors on the common skateboard, so the size of the electric skateboard is the same as that of the ordinary skateboard. The selection of electric skateboard sizes is the same as that of common skateboards.
According to this chart, the size of kids electric skateboard for 10 year old is 7.5”-8.0”.
Yes. Whether it is an electric skateboard or an ordinary skateboard, beginners will eventually learn as long as they practice more. An electric skateboard is better than a common skateboard in that it is powered by a motor, so you don't have to kick to move forward, which is more friendly to beginners.
Children who are too young are not recommended to use electric skateboards (5 years old and below). Therefore, for children beginners, the recommended size of children's electric skateboards is 7.0"-8.0". For details, please refer to the chart above.
For teenagers or adult beginners, the recommended size of the electric skateboard is 7.75"-8.0". When your skating experience grows, you will know whether you should change to a wider skateboard.
7.5” to 8.0” is the standard width of the skateboard, which can adapt to most riding. So 7.5” electric skateboard is good for beginners.
Buy if the beginner is a kid under 8 year old or height under 3’5”, he need a board smaller than 7.5”.
Skateboard 8.0" means that the width of the skateboard is 8 inches, and the length is not fixed. Most 8.0 skateboards have a length of 31.75”, but depending on the brand, shape and bending length, their size is different, and the length may be longer to 32.35 inches, the shorter may be 30.75. In addition, if it is an electric longboard, its length will be longer.
When buying skateboards, we usually pay attention to the width of the skateboard rather than the length.
When you buy an electric skateboard for your child, you need to consider the price, skateboard size, skateboard weight, maximum speed, control mode, safety certification, etc.
Related: How to Buy an Electric Skateboard
Due to the lack of knowledge of things and the experience of dealing with dangerous situations, children will encounter various dangers when riding electric skateboards, so they need adult supervision.
We GYROOR don’t sell kids electric skateboard now. If you need an electric skateboard for teens, adults, you can visit our Gyroor R1. If you want to buy gifts for kids, you can visit our Gyroor H30 kids electric scooter or other sale products.
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