June 07, 2017 2 min read
If you are a scooter rider, it is unlikely that you haven’t heard of ROOT INDUSTRIES. Root Industries makes a wide variety of scooter products but is probably best known for the Mix Grips and Air Wheels, which are two of the more innovative products on the market today.ROOT INDUSTRIES is synonymous with quality. Not only do their products look great, but their innovative and pro-rider tested designs hold up to the toughest abuse.Root Industries really wanted to build a light weight, stable, and efficient wheel. The aluminum core of these wheels makes them light and durable. The high quality and harder urethane is fast and durable. Made from hollow core technology to produce some of the lightest SCOOTER WHEELS on the planet, Air Limited Edition Wheels are available in 110mm or 120mm. 88A urethane is a harder urethane that is more durable than softer urethanes. ABEC 9 Bearings ARE included. Air Limited Edition Wheels are sold in PAIRS. Root Industries is known for making high quality SCOOTER WHEELS and the polyurethane on these wheels is known for its speed and strength. Made from hollow core technology to produce some of the lightest SCOOTER WHEELS on the planet, Air Limited Edition Wheels are available in 110mm or 120mm. 88A urethane is a harder urethane that is more durable than softer urethanes. ABEC 9 Bearings ARE included. Air Limited Edition Wheels are sold in PAIRS.ROOT INDUSTRIES AIR LIMITED EDITION WHEELS are available in either 110mm or 120mm. SCOOTER WHEELS come in a variety of sizes, ranging from 100mm to 125mm. The larger the wheel, the faster it is. 100mm wheels are typically entry level SCOOTER WHEELS while 125mm are geared towards the pros who need speed for big air tricks. SCOOTER WHEELS are compatible with forks and decks that fit 110120mm wheels. SCOOTER WHEELS not only come in a variety of sizes but also hardness. 86a polyurethane hardness, or durometer, indicates a softer wheel that will provide more grip than an 88a durometer wheel, which has a harder polyurethane that lends to durability and speed. Softer SCOOTER WHEELS are typically better for park riding, while harder wheels are geared more towards street riding.As a general rule of thumb, small SCOOTER WHEELS are slower and geared towards beginner riders and larger wheels are geared towards pros. With a range of 100mm to 125mm, where does that leave the ROOT INDUSTRIES AIR LIMITED EDITION WHEELS? Right in the middle, with offerings of 110mm or 120mm. 110mm and 120mm are are most popular size that we sell because they are not on the extremes. 100mm wheels are geared towards newbies, 125mm wheels are wicked fast and geared towards pros, and Root Industries SCOOTER WHEELS are the perfect wheel for everyone in between.