Powell-Peralta Ripper Natural, Shape 242, 8.0", Complete
Powell-Peralta Ripper Natural, Shape 242, 8.0", Complete

Powell-Peralta Ripper Natural, Shape 242, 8.0", Complete

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NEW Powell Peralta popsicles

NEW Powell Peralta popsicles are made in their Skate One China factory using Skate One AirLam® presses, and the same maple and glue to match the Powell-Peralta engineering specifications. These new decks have assorted color stained top veneers along with a red center ply. They’re light, thin, have excellent torsional rigidity, and crisp pop.

Great for beginners to pro level skating at an awesome price.  Works well in the streets, skateparks, pools, freestyle, bombing hills or just pushing to the store.

Premium quality, 7 ply hard-rock maple, made right.

About the Skull and Sword artwork:

The Rodriguez "Skull & Sword" deck was the first pro signature deck graphic produced by Powell-Peralta. The graphic was conceived by Ray and Illustrated by V.C. Johnson with art direction from George Powell in 1979. 

Initially released in two distinctly different shapes; a 10" x 30" "Widetail" version and a 10" x 28.5" "Snub Nose,” it came in "Brite-Lite" Dayglo yellow, orange, purple and green. In years to follow, it was made in various different colors and a Powell-Peralta logo was added. In 1983 Ray's signature was removed and replaced with a Powell-Peralta script logo. The graphic was also used for T-shirts and stickers.

Originally Released: 1979

Artwork by: Vernon Courtlandt Johnson

Designed for: 
Park | Bowls | Street | Hucking Yourself Down Impossible Gaps

Complete With:

  • Trucks - Independent Stage 11 149mm
  • Wheels - Stoked Ride Shop 54mm/99a
  • Bearings - Fireball Dragon BUILT Bearings
  • Grip Tape: Yes
  • Stoked T-Tool


  • Truck Mounting: Top Mount
  • Length: 31.45"
  • Width: 8.0"
  • Wheelbase: 14"
  • Shape: 242
  • Nose: 6.75" 
  • Tail: 6.5"
  • Concave: Mild Radial K20
  • Nose / Tail: Yes / Yes 
  • Construction: Canadian Maple

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