Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Sealing On Cheap Bearings

To demonstrate the ineffective sealing on some of the cheaper grades of bicycle bearings out there, a sample bearing was placed on a flashlight. The orange light leaking across the gap from the seal and the bearing race speaks for itself.

Via Jim Beam's Photostream.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

thats what my bearings look like? sucks!