The Golden Skateboard

When Matt Willett's dad took a job at a Brooklyn technology company that makes gold plated components for NASA, NYC artist Matt Willett had an idea: to plate a

The Golden Skateboard


26 May 2014 - 12:32 pm

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When Matt Willett's dad took a job at a Brooklyn technology company that makes gold plated components for NASA, NYC artist Matt Willett had an idea: to plate a complete skateboard in gold. In the latest dose, Timbo visits Epner Technologies in Brooklyn to witness the transformation of a SHUT skateboard into a 99.9% pure electro plated gold piece of art. Check out the video now to get an inside look at the various steps each board undergoes before its finally complete. The board is the holy grail of skate that is worthy of it's own Fort Knox.

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