One Drop Design was started in 2001 by Shawn Nelson and David Metz as a contracting machine shop which, in 2007, turned it's hand to yo-yos, and now makes some of the most popular metals on the market, straight out of Eugene, Oregon, USA.
The 2016 edition of the Benchmark line has reached Yoyo Village! The 'O' style has that classic smooth organic soul. For lovers of that old school rounded feel with all the modern performance benefits. Take a look below for more information on the Benchmark Series.
The 10 Ball Bearing by One Drop features 10 balls inside the bearing (instead of the standard 8), promoting longer spin times. It's also become famous for it's smooth play and quieter spins. This is the bearing that comes standard in most One Drop yo-yos, so now you can buy extras to put in your other throws too!
In collaboration with One Drop and Static Co. The idea behind the Parlay was to create a yo-yo that seems and feels like it was released 10 years ago - back when yo-yos were smaller, were first being produced to be unresponsive out of the pack, some what 'imperfect' - but to add the modern touches and luxuries we have come to expect today. Read in more...