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Electric Skateboard Project Introduction

Apr 28, 2017

Andrew Barbosa

Electric skateboards are exploding in popularity right now, however, for most people the cost of a good board is too great and the inexpensive options lack in features and range.


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Line Roller Bearing Replacement Shimano Symetre 4000RI

Apr 26, 2017

Ben Flaum

Stan shows us how to do a line roller bearing replacement in a Shimano Symetre 4000RI using Boca Bearings Ceramic Hybrid bearings.


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How to change the bearings in a Shimano Citica 200D

Apr 24, 2017

Ben Flaum

Grant shows us how to remove the bearings in a Shimano Citica 200D and put new Boca Bearings Orange Seal Ceramic Hybrid bearings in.


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Scan-o-tron Project Introduction

Apr 19, 2017

Ben Flaum

If you haven't heard of the Eureka Factory yet, you might not be paying attention. This is an incredible group of creative individuals and business partners who believe in the power of community-driven innovation to help people move from passive consumption to empowered and active creation. They have just recently organized Roboticon Tampa 2014, working hand-in-hand with FIRST to bring kids, teens, and parents together to work on, build, and compete with their robots.


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How to change the bearings in a Shimano Chronarch CI4+

Apr 17, 2017

Ben Flaum

Grant shows us how to remove the bearings in a Shimano Chronarch CI4+ and put new Boca Bearings Orange Seal Ceramic Hybrid bearings in.


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Maker Faire Miami

Apr 14, 2017

Ben Flaum

Last weekend the Boca Bearings Team had the pleasure of attending Maker Faire Miami hosted at Miami Dade College.


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Sketch Bot Project Update 1

Apr 12, 2017

Kurtis Rodriques

So, it has been awhile since my last update on the Sketch bot project but this week I was finally able to finish up a wiring diagram and start testing servos with the Arduino unit. I also need to finish redesigning the servo base as well.


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How to change the bearings in a Shimano Curado 50e

Apr 10, 2017

Ben Flaum

Grant shows us how to remove the bearings in a Shimano Curado 50e and put new Boca Bearings Orange Seal Cearmic Hybrid bearings in.


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Boca Bearings Releases Expanded Inventory of Ceramic Hybrid Bearings

Apr 06, 2017

Ben Flaum

The Boca Bearing Company recently announced an expansion in its lineup of ceramic hybrid bearings. These bearings are best suited in applications including cryo-pumps, medical devices, semiconductors, machine tools, turbine flow meters, food processing equipment, robotics, optics and more.


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X-Carve Vacuum Attachment

Apr 04, 2017

Andrew Barbosa

Having a CNC Router is awesome. Having to constantly clean up shavings is not. To more cleanly operate the X-Carve we decided to go ahead and print a dust shoe to attach a vacuum to. This would allow us to suck up all the shavings and dust as the machine operates and keep the work space cleaner.


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