The Sonic 2000 is our entry level blade. They are made with a high quality aluminum extrusion. They are pre bent so new skaters can get skating immediately without any knowledge of how to bend their blades.
One of the best new features of this blade is that it can fit 165mm and 195mm mounting. So inline skaters can use their inline boots to do short track with this blade.
Aluminum tubes do not like to be bent. They always spring back to the straight position. To solve this problem, we have two solutions:
1. We make the tube out of an aluminum that is more likely to stay bent than other brands of blades.
2. We cut the slot for the steel blade in the aluminum tube on a slight bend. The tube is straight but the steel blade is already on a slight curve. This curve is slight and you will still need to bend the blade more to get the optimum bend to suit your radius. However, you now only need to bend the aluminum tube a very small amount to get your optimum bend. This small amount of tube bending is not enough to stress the tube and the result is a blade that holds it's bend for a much longer period. Some skaters may never need to re-bend their blades.
|Tube Material||6061 T6 Aluminum|
|Cup Material||6061 T6 Aluminum|
|Lengths||12", 14", 15", 16", 16.5", 17"|
|Steel||Japanese Carbon Steel|
|Mounting||12"-14" 140mm-165mm, 15"-17" 165mm-195mm|