New Independent MiD trucks feature a lower profile hanger for optimal contact point angle on your nose and tail for flip tricks, ledges, and all-around street skating with a recommended wheel size of 53mm and under.
The newly designed and first ever Independent inverted kingpin can be used with either a 5.5mm Allen key or standard 9/16" hex wrench. The innovative new Shaft Nut in the baseplate creates a rigid and durable solution to lateral movement found in most inverted kingpin designs and increases adjustability.
The new MiD is 52mm tall and built on Independent's legendary geometry with full size cushions for maximum turning action and comes in 129, 139, 144, 149, 159 sizes.
The all new design includes new size designations underneath the hanger for easy identification.
52mm tall for optimal performance and wheel clearance with wheels 53mm and under.
A356 T6 Aluminum Hanger & Baseplate The best lightweight aluminum alloy heat treated to T6 condition for strength, durability, and grind feel.
SCM435 Chromoly Steel Axle Highest quality and durability available.
Inverted Grade 8 kingpin w/ 9/16" & 5.5mm Allen Never break, never bend.
Steel Shaft Nut with nylon locking insert
159 model features 6 hole universal baseplate with old and new school mounting pattern.
Independent Trucks are Built to Grind and Guaranteed for Life.
Film Trucks was created back in 2000 by Jeremie Daclin. Cliche Skateboards, also created by french legend Jeremie Daclin, were strong during this time and Film Trucks was a small sister brand. After the demise of Cliche, Jeremie continues to operate Film Trucks and has been slowly growing the compant to become one of Europe's finest and only truck brands.
Film Trucks arrive in sizes 105mm (5"), best suited for small 7-7.5" boards.
135mm (5.25"), for deck widths 7.8" - 8.2".
145mm (5.5"), which is for decks between 8" and 8.3".
155mm (6"), for bigger decks 8.3 ->".
Film trucks also produce a line of bolts, risers, bushings and skateboard rails.