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post #1 of 17 (permalink) Old 04-28-2014, 11:26 AM Thread Starter
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wheel bearings from bikebandit

wondering if anyone has used these bearings and had good luck with them.
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No but I bought one of those 80cc chinese bike engines and had a blast on it till it stopped working and I bought a vulcan.


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No but I bought one of those 80cc chinese bike engines and had a blast on it till it stopped working and I bought a vulcan.

That's cool...but what does it have to do with his question?


On a related note I have used them with no troubles.

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thanks i was just wondering since they were kinda cheap.

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That's cool...but what does it have to do with his question?


On a related note I have used them with no troubles.
Nothin except that this is kinda the stuff they seem to sell.

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If that was a link to ALL BALLS bearings, they are good bearings.




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I'll Wm tech Denny.all balls makes real good bearings

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I'm pretty sure that's what is wrong. there is some free play when i move the front wheel. probably 1/8 of an inch at the axle.

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With all the mining down that way, there's no bearing shop?

I just go to Bearing Distributors here. If they can't read the numbers on the bearing, they just measure it and hand me what I need. As long as I have the inner and outer pieces, they fix me up. I was getting quad axle bearings for $12 while the dealers were pricing them at $100.

I do see a lot of the sets you linked on Ebay though.

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