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How To Break In Bearings


Q: How do I properly spin test my fishing reel bearings before installation?

bearings will require a short break in period, so comparing new bearings to old worn in bearings is not an apples-apples comparison.  We typically just attach an awl to a bearing

Q: How long does it take to break in a bearing?

…the bearing will become much freer. So all you need to do is to use the bearing normally and it will break in naturally. The more you use the bearing the more broken in it becomes…