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By SoFlow
$121,360
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About this project

 

Never before has there been an electric ride on product with motorized wheels that are so easy and quick to change, giving Lou a longer life span and a continually fresh ride.

With the double drive, she is more powerful than any electric short board on the market, yet she offers a simplicity and elegance that has never before been seen in electric ride ons. Unlike other electric ride ons, Lou’s motor is silent so you can hear the rush of the wind while you ride.

 

 

 

Lou combines what we know about great skate design with the latest electric technology, providing the lightest, fastest and best ride on the market today. At first glance, Lou is just another pretty face because she looks and feels like your favorite skateboard but she is so much more. Look inside Lou...

Lou is the revolutionary board to get you where you are going, go for a cruise, or practice some tricks. Lou combines effective transportation with the freedom of skateboarding.

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Love Affair with Lou:
We are tech lovers, passionate skaters and e-mobility experts. We put our heads together to create a board with Swiss quality and engineering that would be a viable, alternative mode of transportation to appeal to the skater inside of you. We wanted to be in love with the ride. We wanted to have an electric board we could be passionate about and we wanted to take it with us everywhere.

With our experienced and dynamic team, it turned out that creating the technology for the board was the easy part. The development of hiding the battery in the deck, creating the ability for replaceable wheels and creating the smart phone app all went smoothly. But naming this new beloved invention proved to be our biggest challenge. How could we give such a great new concept in transportation an ordinary name?  The name should be strong, electric, fast, cool, trendy, easy to say, easy to spell, multicultural etc. etc.

Ask any of our team members, no name was good enough. We would throw names on the table. Some were taken by other inferior boards, others thrown out because they didn’t measure up to the quality of our invention. We went through every letter of the alphabet in multiple languages.

Until one day, we learned that a Scottish word for love is Lou and the team agreed wholeheartedly. The Lou board was born.

The Lou team has been working together for the past two years. We are experienced in e-mobility products and have a dynamic line of electric ride on products that is popular in Switzerland.

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    Declare Your Love for LOU

    We will add you to LOU's fan club. You will receive emails alerting you to the latest news about LOU. ($1 USD)

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    Show Your Friends That LOU Rocks

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    Spice Up Your Wardrobe with LOU

    Declare your fandom, show your friends that LOU rocks and spice up your wardrobe with a sexy LOU t-shirt. You will be added to the fan club, receive a pair of dekaSlides earbud covers and a t-shirt with the LOU logo and "a Sure Thing." ($35 USD)

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    You will receive all the Deka Slides from reward 2 and the t-shirt from reward 3. Plus, you will receive the backpack from reward 4, specially designed by the So-Flow team. It will hold a LOU board and so much more. ($99 USD)

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    Match Me Up with Lou 1.0

    You will receive the LOU 1.0. Not only will you be helping us and supporting LOU but you will be receiving an electric skateboard that has it all.
    • Sleek Polyurethane Deck
    • One Powerful Motor

    LOU comes in black, red, blue and purple.

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    Swipe Right with LOU Board 2.0

    You will receive a LOU Board 2.0 with a durable Carbon Fiber deck and that same silent and powerful motor in the wheel.
    • Carbon Fiber Deck
    • One Powerful Motor
    ($496 USD)

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    Hot for Lou!

    Exclusive Kickstarter offer. 50 packages available. Your board will have a durable Carbon Fiber deck, two motors in the wheels and a 3Ah battery giving you a longer lasting and more powerful charge. Plus this package comes complete with a limited signature series interchangeable deck plate designed by Mark "Pinky" Taylor, exclusively for LOU.
    • Carbon Fiber Deck
    • TWO Powerful Motors
    • 3Ah Battery - Longer Charge
    • Interchangeable Deck Plate

    LOU comes in black, red, blue and purple.

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    It's Never Too Late If You're In Love

    LOU 3.0 has a durable Carbon Fiber deck, two motors in the wheels and a 3 Ah battery giving you a longer and more powerful charge. Plus this package comes complete with a LOU backpack to take her with you everywhere. You will never have to be without LOU again.
    • Carbon Fiber Deck
    • TWO Powerful Motors
    • 3Ah Battery - Longer Charge
    • Interchangeable Deck Plate

    ($794 USD)

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    Ride Together and Stay Together with Lou

    You will receive one LOU Board 3.0 with Carbon Fiber deck and two motors and one LOU Board 2.0 with the same great deck and one motor, so that you can ride and fall in love all over again.

    Lou comes in black, red, blue and purple.
    ($1192 USD)

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    Spread the Love of LOU

    Backers will receive:
    • 3 LOU Board 3.0
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    • 4 LOU Board 1.0

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    Early Bird Gets the LOU

    Exclusive Kickstarter offer. Only 50 packages available. You will receive the LOU 1.0. Not only will you be helping us and supporting LOU but you will be receiving an electric skateboard that has it all.
    • Sleek Polyurethane Deck
    • One Powerful Motor

    LOU comes in black, red, blue and purple.

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    She's So Hot!

    Exclusive Kickstarter offer. Only 50 packages available. You will receive the LOU 1.0. Not only will you be helping us and supporting LOU but you will be receiving an electric skateboard that has it all.
    • Sleek Polyurethane Deck
    • One Powerful Motor

    LOU comes in black, red, blue and purple.

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    Never Be Alone With LOU 3.0 By Your Side

    Exclusive Kickstarter offer. Only 40 packages available. Be the first to own LOU 3.0. Your board will have a durable Carbon Fiber deck, two motors in the wheels and a 3Ah battery giving you a longer lasting and more powerful charge. Plus this package comes complete with a limited signature series interchangeable deck plate designed by Mark "Pinky" Taylor, exclusively for LOU.
    • Carbon Fiber Deck
    • TWO Powerful Motors
    • 3Ah Battery - Longer Charge
    • Interchangeable Deck Plate

    LOU comes in black, red, blue and purple.

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