You know what they say: There’s nothing better than a broken-in set of Independent trucks. Well, at least the Indy riders say that, and one of them—the BATB X champion Chris Joslin—finds that leaving your comfort zone and starting all over again with a factory fresh set of titanium 149s can be a daunting experience. (Joslin had to ultimately give his old board away to force himself to break in his new squeaky clean set.) This is Joslin’s process for breaking those bad boys in.
Joslin is one of the world’s most prolific pros, and the sum total of his projects with The Berrics is basically workaholism on four wheels. Check out some gems below: