You may or may not remember the hoverboard prank that skate legend Tony Hawk was involved in last year. Well, Hawk returns to help build a hoverboard that may actually become commercially available very soon. Technology company Arx Pax was behind the first version of the Kickstarter-funded Hendo hoverboard, and has reprised its role in the project with the introduction of the Hendo 2.0 hoverboard.
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Thinner. Sleeker. Quieter.
As we see in the new version, the updated deck is much thinner, sleeker and supposedly quieter than the first model. From a design perspective, Hawk’s primary responsibility was to ensure that the board handles well, so we can expect a fairly user-friendly board. The big reveal is slated for later this month, so here’s hoping that the Hendo 2.0 will be hitting markets very soon.