Boca Bearings Blog 2017

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Modified Bike Project: Part 2 Frame Set Up.

Jun 23, 2017

Ben Flaum

The 1976 Cimatto frame with a 1967 triumph motorcycle hard tail. The hard tail was cut down in sections and then fully welded. This hard tail will lower the rear of the bike, and stretch it out giving the bike a very aggressive stance.


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Okuma Krios KS 273W Bearing Comparison

Jun 21, 2017

Ben Flaum

This video shows how Boca Bearings Orange Seal Hybrid Ceramic Bearings compare to the stock bearings included in the Okuma Krios KS 273W.


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eMerge Americas 2017

Jun 19, 2017

Ben Flaum

Last week I attended eMerge Americas in Miami, Florida. The purpose of this event is to provide a gathering point for startups and technology enthusiasts to network and converge on various projects.


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Boca Bearings 3D Printed Spinner Competition

Jun 16, 2017

Ben Flaum

In conjunction with Spin Space, a popular Facebook group dedicated to hand and fidget spinners, the Boca Bearing Company recently hosted a competition to see who could produce the longest spinning 3D printed fidget spinner.


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Avet HXW Raptor Ceramic Bearing Upgrade

Jun 14, 2017

Ben Flaum

This video shows how to install Boca Bearings Ceramic Bearings Kit in an Avet HXW Raptor fishing reel.


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Electric Skateboard Project Update 1

Jun 09, 2017

Andrew Barbosa

With everything on order for the board I decided to wire up the battery harness. I used 14 AWG wire for all the connections, which with the short runs is ample enough to handle the current being passed through. Soldering the connectors was simple and straight forward and after one day of work they were complete.


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ELB Pro Flipper Bearing Upgrade

Jun 07, 2017

Ben Flaum

In this video we'll be walking through swapping out the steel balls for Ceramic Silicon Nitride (SI3N4) in an ELB Pro Flipper butterfly knife.


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RC Car Project Update

Jun 05, 2017

Andrew Barbosa

It’s been a long time since anyone has worked on the RC Car project here in the Workshop and since I’m new to this project I figured now is a great time to begin simplifying and streamlining the wiring....


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Making 3D-Printed Fidget Spinners

Jun 02, 2017

Ian Cole

Fidget Spinners are 2017’s big fad – there are many ways to make them, and 3D printing gives you a ton of customization options.


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Fidget Spinner Bearing Spin Time Comparison

May 31, 2017

Ben Flaum

In this video we take a look at how different bearings effect the performance of a fidget spinner. Our results concluded that although...


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Marine Robotics Club Introduction

May 26, 2017

Ben Flaum

The Marine Robotics Club is a registered student organization at Florida Atlantic University whose main focus is giving students a hands on experience with robotics in the maritime environment.


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Modified Bike Project: Part 1 1976 Cimmato City Bike

May 24, 2017

Ben Flaum

Adam Farris, owner and operator of O'Malleys Speed n Kustom, started out this project with a 1976 Cimmato City Bike powered by a Minarelli V1 engine.


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Peacock Bass Fishing In South Florida

May 22, 2017

Jeff Brooks

The Peacock bass is actually not even a bass. They belong in the cichlid family and are native to the Amazon River basin in South America. Their body shape is similar to a largemouth, but the coloring is different.


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How to Install Bearings in Mavic Crossmax SL Wheels

May 12, 2017

Ben Flaum

This video shows how to install Boca Bearings in a Mavic Crossmax wheel.


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3D Printed Robotic Hand Project Revisision

May 10, 2017

Andrew Barbosa

After repairing the robotic hand project, the most noticeable flaw was the nest of wires on the receiver. Every servo motor has three wires, with five fingers that means there are fifteen leads going into the breadboard. From there five additional wires need to run to the Arduino for signal control.


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How to Install Bearings in a THM Carbones Clavicula Crankset

May 08, 2017

Ben Flaum

This video shows how to install Boca Bearings in a THM Carbones Clavicula Crankset.


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Scan-o-tron project: Building accessories

May 03, 2017

Ben Flaum

The Scanotron build is at full-steam. The Eureka Factory is currently building the project accessories.


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Bloomer Tree Kinetic Artwork Donation, Damage, Repair and Relocation

May 01, 2017

Ben Flaum

Following the 2015 International Kinetic Art Exhibit and Symposium, artist Edwin Cheong offered to donate his stainless steel sculpture, “Bloomer Tree” to the City’s Art in Public Places program. The Arts Commission accepted his offer and approved a permanent sculpture location at the Boynton Beach Extension round about.


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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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