Array Machined Barrel Sleeved Washer & Cone Sleeved Washer Combo Pack - Four Pack

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$25.95 USD

The Array washers are some of the raddest innovations we've seen come from of the longboarding industry as of late. These 303 machined stainless steel washers that sit on the barrel bushings of your choice and stays right where it's meant to be while keeping the bushing engaged and running at it's full, responsive potential. "Normal" flat and cupped washers move back and forth against the kingpin when you're turning hard, pumping and putting force on the trucks. Over time this can cause problems (such as broken kingpins) if you're not careful. Array machined washer sit snug against the kingpin and ensures the truck moves as one system, not a bunch of pieces of metal and urethane moving against one another.
We were lucky enough to try these washers out before the hit our shelves and we are stoked to say the least. The response we're getting from our bushings is much better than it is using a standard flat washer. Throw these on your trucks with your bushings of choice and you'll be swearing you're on some precision trucks. Shoot, imagine putting these washers ON PRECISION'S. That'd be like a double precision. Your friends will be jealous. Keep your eyes on that board!

Sleeved Cone Washer Dimensions:
Outer Diameter - 18.95mm
Inner Diameter - 9.5mm
Thickness - 1.5mm
Height - 5mm

Sleeved Barrel Washer Dimensions:
Outer Diameter - 25.25mm
Inner Diameter - 9.5mm
Thickness - 1.6mm
Height - 5mm

Read below for the installation process!

Array's Description

At Griffin Skateboards, we have noticed there is a problem with the standard washer cups on all stock skateboard trucks today. People are snapping their kingpins on their trucks left and right. The grade 8 washer and grade 8 kingpin in combination with bushings that are too soft are hanging up the kingpin and snapping it. Old, traditional washer cups surf around on the bushing and on the kingpin too much. It's about time we have a state of the art washer that works to help the rider be safe. We have been working on solving this problem since 2009 We believe we have the solution: The Array sleeved washers! We have already sent some to our best customers with an excellent response.

Why Are These Better?
Array sleeved washers where the first machined sleeved gripped washer cup system for the skateboard truck. The patented Array machined rings give's the washer more grip on the bushing, king pin and the baseplate, the central sleeve gives added rebound on the bushing. This system will work on all stock skateboard trucks in the market along with CNC, LDP, slalom, and downhill, street trucks. Array washer system wants you be able to adjust your trucks in the best way, using our washer system. Array washer cups will add a higher level of performance for your skateboard trucks
How do I install them?
Take a king pin point it down on the head, add your Array sleeved washer slide the bushing on the washer and press down on the bushing on a table or hard surface. Adding to a truck take a truck base plate with a king pin installed, add the Array sleeved washer and a bushing add the hanger and press down on the hanger and hold on the base plate on a table or hard surface. Top bushing add the bushing to the hanger and king pin then the Array sleeved washer add the nut and tighten down. Note on harder bushing will pop out if not held down by a nut if brand new and can be harder to install than softer bushing.


on 2020-04-08 Verified Purchase
Very significant difference in the snap back of your trucks between these washers and cupped washers. Feels tighter and a stronger/quicker return to straight.