miniMeepo Board Swap

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Mini Meepo Board
Mini Meepo Board

Reddit user smarchbme submitted his take on swapping the Meepo original deck for a shorter penny cruiser type of style.

miniMeepo Board Swap

Plan was to move Meepo parts from original 36″ deck to new 31″ deck.

miniMeepo Board Swap
This is the board I started with, it had this thick lacquer like plastic covering the bottom side of the board.
miniMeepo Board Swap
The board I had was originally this traffic cone orange. I used some paint remover and a lot of hours hand sanding (since I don’t own an electric sander).
Once I had a clean and newly stained board (image 1) I began trying to figure out where to place components. Once I had a rough idea, I used a hole punch to mark the board for my drill.
miniMeepo Board Swap
Drilling out all of the holes and grooves for cabling.
miniMeepo Board SwapThis was completed and all cables fit into place as expected.
miniMeepo Board Swap
All in all a very simple mod, with a lot of hours of detail work, please see the finished product below, it come out fantastic!
miniMeepo Board Swap
How it all weighs/lengths up in regards to the original Meepo board?
miniMeepo Board Swap
miniMeepo Board Swap