Technical Questions

On these page you will find a lot of answers to technical questions you might have.

We have made it the mission of Kogel Bearings to answer any questions you can possibly have in an honest but not always scientific way. 

Why saving weight on a bottom bracket is a bad idea

Benefits of ceramic bearings for bicycles

Full ceramic bearings for bicycles

Why proper seals are more important than reducing friction

What we think of the T47 bottom bracket standard

Specialized OSBB explained

If you have experienced, or are expecting problems with ceramic bearings or bottom brackets, these articles will be interesting for you.

Five ways you are hurting your bearings

Why Kogel Bearings believes in real-world-testing

Ball bearing warranties, or the lack thereof

What makes a good ball bearing a great ball bearing for bicycles

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