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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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  •   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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  •   Around 2005 Dwindle Distribution released a catalog which featured an article titled The Concept Of Balancing. The article explains in detail how "by tuning the individual components
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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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  • 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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  • See why some trucks are heavier than others by how much material is used in these areas.
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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 do-it-yourself homemade bearing cleaning kit is half the price of some kits sold at skate shops and works just as well.
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  • Breaking bearings in means that after a certain number of hours the balls have created tiny grooves and changed the condition of the contact surface in the raceway.
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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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  • See how ABEC 3 can be better than ABEC 7
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  • This department store advertisement displays shocking proof of skateboard history before the 1940's.
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