Best Answer:This is a great first board. It's mass produced so you might need to take some basic tools to it to dial it in. But it is nice and balanced. Like I said in my last review I had to adjust the trucks and loosen the wheels a bit. Past that, it's a super fun complete that will easily get you started in street skating.
Not a mini at all. It's a bit old school; short and fat with 53mm wheels. I had to adjust the trucks and loosen up the wheels to get cruising properly. But it has been a great introductory board for my wife.