Frequently Asked Questions - Onewheel

Frequently Asked Questions - Onewheel

Frequently Asked Onewheel Questions

One Stop Board Shop is here to answer the most popular Onewheel related questions. If there isn't a question that you were looking for, visit our Contact Us page and ask away!

Are Onewheels easy to ride? How long does it take to learn?

It depends on your proficiency, and background in riding any type of board, as well as, how balanced you are naturally. Some people can pick it up in a couple of minutes, and others can take a few days or weeks to really get it down. We offer free demos to anyone who wants to try out a Onewheel, or want to learn. You can check out our demo hours here!

How long does a Onewheel take to charge?

Onewheel GT ≈ 2.5 hours

Onewheel+ XR / Onewheel Pint ≈ 2 hours

Onewheel Pint X  2.75 hours

Are Onewheels waterproof?

Onewheels are not waterproof. If you are interested in waterproofing your board, pick up a waterproofing kit, or bring it into our shop, and we can waterproof your board for you. Even after waterproofing your Onewheel, we still do not recommend riding through submerged environments. Schedule an appointment.

Can you take a Onewheel on a plane?

The only Onewheel model you are able to take on a plane is a Onewheel Pint. We do recommend double checking with your airline before going on your trip, because different airlines may have different battery designations.

What PSI should I ride at?

The rule of thumb is to take 10% of your body weight. But, take into account your style of riding. If you are hitting the trails often, then you may want a slightly lower PSI, compared to if you are riding on pure street, which would have a slightly higher PSI. It really is about comfort, so test out what works best for you.

How fast can a Onewheel go?

According to Onewheel:

Onewheel GT = 20 mph

Onewheel+ XR = 19 mph

Onewheel Pint X = 18 mph

Onewheel Pint = 16 mph

When should I change the bearings on my Onewheel?

There isn't a hard set rule for when you should replace them. A good rule of thumb, is around 1000 miles. It really depends on your riding environment. We also recommend adding bearing seals to your board to prolong the lifespan of your bearings.

How long does a Onewheel tire last?

The stock tire that come with a brand new Onewheel will last around 1500 - 2000 miles. It will really depend on how hard you're riding, your riding style, etc. If you are looking for aftermarket tires to really elevate your riding experience, check out some of the aftermarket tires we hae here at the shop. Or, if you are not sure what tire to get for you Onewheel, check out our Youtube video on the different types of aftermarket tires, where we breakdown what the purpose and benefits are for each type. It all depends on what kind of riding you plan on mostly doing. 

What is the range of a Onewheel?

Onewheel GT ≈ 30 miles

Onewheel+ XR ≈ 12-18 miles

Onewheel Pint ≈ 12-18 miles

Onewheel Pint ≈ 6-8 miles

Onewheel+ ≈ 5 - 7 miles

Onewheel V1 ≈ 5- 7 miles

It all depends on your riding style, the terrain, etc.

Where can I get my Onewheel fixed?

You can get your Onewheel fixed at One Shop Board Shop. We take in mail ins and in person drop offs. You can also schedule your appointment with our service center here.

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