Kryptonics was founded in 1965 and originally manufactured plastic wheels for quad skates and skateboards. During its first years of existence the company was instrumental in the development and introduction of urethane wheels, which drastically changed the functionality of skates and skateboards. In 1976 the company started producing skateboards and as of today the brand comprises of several types of skateboard-related items.
In 1997 Kryptonics merged with Bravo sports and is today a brand owned by Bravo sports. In connection with the merger a new firm, Kryptane Systems L.L.C., was created. Kryptane Systems L.L.C. focuses on a wide range of commercial urethane products such as springs and ski racks.