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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-25-2019, 09:35 AM Thread Starter
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Needle bearing on the rear wheel

What exactly is the purpose of the needle bearing on the rear wheel? I heard it doesn't really carry any weight.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-25-2019, 02:29 PM
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Re: Needle bearing on the rear wheel

it rides on the bushing
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Re: Needle bearing on the rear wheel

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it rides on the bushing
negative. it rides on the collar. technical name.
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and it most certainly carries weight. the drive hub is the one that doesn't. it is not attached to the rim.
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