How to Add Bearings to a Skateboard?

Answer If you've bought new bearings for your skateboard, but don't know how to install them, then you've come to the right place. This article will show you how to add bearings to your skateboard.

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How do I fix skateboard bearings?

Bearings are the device found within each skateboard wheel that allows it to spin freely. Normally, there are two bearings per wheel (for a total of eight), and if even one is damaged or clogged, i... Read More »

How to Oil Skateboard Bearings?

Skateboard bearings are the parts inside the skateboard wheels that allow them spin. Over time, bearings can collect dirt and dust, which will slow the wheels and damage the bearings. Occasionally ... Read More »

How to Take Skateboard Bearings Apart?

Skateboards are simple devices made up of a wooden board, axles and wheels. Each wheel holds two sets of greased bearings which allow the wheels to rotate freely. Over time, the bearings lose their... Read More »

What does ABEC mean in skateboard bearings?

The Annular Bearing Engineering Committee (ABEC) uses the numbers 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9 to rate skateboard bearings; the higher the ABEC rating, the higher the precision and tighter the tolerance of the... Read More »