Powell Oval Dragon Grip Tape Black 9x33 Arguably the most iconic skateboard graphic of all time, "The Ripper" was first illustrated in 1983 by legendary Powell-Peralta artist V.C. Johnson. Originally the graphic was used as a "Bones Sold Here" dealer window sticker. Next, the artwork found it's way onto T-shirts and eventually decks. This version features the Ripper as a Pool Light. The Ripper graphic has stood the test of time and has been a staple of the Powell-Peralta line for over 35 years.