Today, you can see almost everyone using a micro scooter. It is a kind of vehicle that contains a handlebar with deck and wheels, kicking along with one foot in order to roll out. Most adults used this as a means of transport while some enjoy this for their hobby. The common scooter used by adults is the one that contains only two wheels and can be folded. This is one of the popular scooter designs in today’s generation. While for kids, there are scooters that contain three to four wheels, so they’ll have easy balance to the vehicle. The kind of scooters designed for kids are usually made from plastics and do not fold.
A micro scooter is typically made from a metal with two small hard wheels. The deck is a non-slip material which is tightly glued over the wheels. The stand-up steering bar has various designs of handlebar, which includes the Y-bar, T-bar and BMX-bar. Some models are equipped with brakes which you can press to slow down. Two of the most popular manufacturers of these human-powered vehicles are JD Bug and Madd Gear.
High-performance scooters that are used in performing different stunts are made differently from the ones that are used for transport. They are often welded in one piece to ensure their strength, contrary to those that are used by adults for commuting which are folding. These type of scooters used for extreme sports are commonly have a front wheel that is larger than the one in the back.
Similar to a bicycle, a micro scooter can be used by adults for commuting to their work, or any place they wish to go. However, a bicycle can be more advantageous in longer journeys. The great advantage of the scooter is it is easier to maneuver to crowded places and is more controllable in lower speeds. While these human-powered vehicles are made for adults who want to commute, there are also some designs that are made for teenagers who perform great stunts. Stunt riders prefer those ones that contain durable handlebars for safety and lightweight decks for easy movement. For small children who want to simply play outside for enjoyment, there are also models that are available for them. Commonly, they are made from plastics with smaller decks. A scooter which has three or four wheels is the ideal scooter for the children as they don’t have much yet better control and balance to the device.
Because of the ease of use and benefits of this device, no wonder why more people are utilizing this. Aside from it can be easily maneuvered between obstacles, it doesn’t also contribute harm to the environment. But before buying, you need to assess things first in order to obtain the right one. Determine if who will be the one to use the device. Remember, that these scooters are made according to the age and size of the ones who will be using it. Also, determine if where the micro scooter will be use for. Is it for commute, for stunt, or simply for playing around?