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The bling Eagle has landed!

only for 12 speed, only 30 sets

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Ceramic bearings for mountain bikes

they will make your ride more enjoyable

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The Midas Touch

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Bottom bracket creaks that are not bottom bracket creaks

It is not always what you think

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The lowest friction from ceramic bearings

or: why we are not obsessed with building the lightest running bearings

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Welcome to kogel bearings

At Kogel Bearings , we believe ceramic bearings set the gold standard for your bicycle bottom bracket, derailleur pulleys and wheel bearings. 
The Silicon Nitride used to make ceramic bearings combines a set of material properties that make it perfect for bicycle bearings.

The material is hard, resistant to wear, can be made into perfectly round balls with super tight tolerances and can be polished smoother than any metal. On top of all that, ceramic bearings do not rust or oxidize.

That's why we offer only podium-grade ceramic bearings in all our products. 

From our blog

Ceramic bearings for mountain bikes

Ceramic bearings for mountain bikes

Ceramic bearings on mountain bikes are a controversial topic, a surefire way to start a heated discussion over an after...

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5 ways to reduce drivetrain friction and why it is important

5 ways to reduce drivetrain friction and why it is important

You can install all the fancy ceramic bearings in the world, but the effort is quickly lost if you do not...

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Bottom brackets and jockey wheels going strong at The Pioneer! Everything else on my bike is making noise.

– Mike Blewitt - racing team is hitting the #terrainlab hard in New Zealand

I’ve been using Kogel for 3 seasons now. I’m impressed at all aspects of the products, efficiency, longevity and it’s ability to withstand the rigours of cyclocross.

– Helen Wyman - Cyclocross Unicorn Superstar

I have been on my fair share of bikes and cranks in my 10 years as a professional cyclist and Kogel Bearings are by far the best I have ever ridden.

– Rushlee Buchanan - UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team
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