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  • See how ABEC 3 can be better than ABEC 7
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  • With more skaters hearing that ABEC does not specifically apply to skateboarding, is there no surprise that more brands are currently promoting "Swiss" bearings? What is a Swiss
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  • This department store advertisement displays shocking proof of skateboard history before the 1940's.
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  • Skateboard bearings are assembled using 5 different parts, but not every bearing uses the same type of parts.  There are variations between bearing balls, ball retainer, and closures (seals
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  •   Today's grip tapes come with many choices, such as basic materials, colors, printed graphics, stencil cut-outs, and coatings. The following describes the materials used to make grip
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  •   While shopping for a longboard, knowing these terms can help make selecting your first deck a lot easier. " scrolling="no" vspace="0" width="468" id="aswift_0" name="aswift_0" style="left:0;position:absolute;top:0;">       For more information about skateboard wheels and bearing spacers check out this detailed
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  • Because of the exposure and abuse bearings undergo in skateboarding, they are often the first items needing replacement. When a bearing is not spinning, having trouble spinning, or
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  • A variety of lubricants are available for skateboard bearings, but only a few are adequate. The right oil improves bearing operation and extends its useful life. Because bearings
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  • A variety of lubricants are available for skateboard bearings, but only a few are adequate. The right oil improves bearing operation and extends its useful life. Because bearings
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  • Rubber seals and metal shields are known as closures and provide an important functionality, which is to keep bearings well lubricated and protected from contaminants. There are three types of bearing
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  • Perhaps, it's your understanding that ceramic bearings are superior to ABEC 9 and Swiss Bearings... and what about "Swiss ceramic" bearings? Ceramic There are 3 common ceramics used
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  • Can you name all the parts of a skateboard truck? See which ones you don't know.
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