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Are Bones Reds the best bearings?
Bones® REDS® are manufactured in China to our Bones Skate Rated™ specifications in a manufacturing facility dedicated to producing the highest quality skate bearings in China. Because they offer near Bones Swiss performance at a fraction of the cost, they have become the best selling bearings.
Are Bones Swiss bearings better than reds?
These are an upgraded version of reds. They are same design but with superior grade Steel races, the ball bearings inside are also upgraded to superior quality materials, then given a superior surface finish. They are as fast as reds but quieter, smoothly and will last longer.
Are Bones Reds bearings Good for roller skates?
Roller Bones Reds are one of the most popular bearings ever sold to skaters. These are great, durable bearings. All Bones reds bearings come in packs of 16. These bearings are available in 8mm which is the most common for modern skates and skateboards.
Are Bones Reds ABEC 9?
We are often asked, “What ABEC rating are your bearings?” The answer is that “Bones Bearings are Skate Rated™ not ABEC rated.” Bones® Bearings are the skate industry leader and favorite choice of professional skaters, and have been since their development in 1981.
Are Bones Swiss bearings worth it?
At the top end of the price range, (only Bones Swiss Ceramic Bearings are more expensive at around £140.00 per set), Bones Swiss bearings are worth every single penny you will spend on them and are substantively better than all competitors in terms of both performance and durability.
How can you tell if Reds bearings are fake?
Genuine Bones Reds have only one Red rubber shield, white plastic crown holding the ball bearings and are lubricated with speed cream. Fakes come with two rubber shields – printed identical to the real ones with Bones Reds China embossed on the rubber.
Are Bones Super Reds good?
Super REDS are a superior quality bearing, using higher quality steel races, better quality and grade balls, and a superior surface finish. The result is a bearing that is as fast as REDS but quieter, smoother, and longer lasting….Specifications.
Are Bones Reds bearings 8mm?
Because they offer high performance at a fraction of the cost, they have become the best selling bearing brand in the U.S.A. Sold in packs of 16. *These bearings are 8 MM which are standard for most axles.
Is ABEC 7 or 9 better?
ABEC includes five tolerances classes: 1, 3, 5, 7, and 9 with 1 being the widest and 9 the tightest. Thus, bearings with a higher ABEC rating have tighter tolerances, and that means better precision, higher efficiency, and the potential to accommodate applications requiring high speeds.
Is ABEC 11 real?
ABEC precision levels do indeed stop at level 9 (there is no ABEC 11 precision level). Any reference to ABEC 11 does not refer to an official precision or performance standard.