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How to Remove Shields & Seals From Bearings with David Mills

How to Remove Shields & Seals From Bearings with David Mills
David Mills shows how to remove seals and shields from bearings. Some helpful tools you may need depending on the style of shield or seal: sewing needle, exacto knife, awl. Boca… 2009-09-24 12:21:52
…additional bearings or sets of bearings are needed. Also included was a detail of removing bearing shields and a very nice Boca Bearing mouse pad. This is obviously a very well run…
2014-04-23 14:06:16
…bearings in my Revo inshore LTD reels with the ABEC#5 Stainless bearings, removing the shield to clean and re-lube the bearing is a dream. Even as a “econo bearing” they have…
2014-11-28 19:00:01

Q: The bearings I received have a green shield on one side and a black shield on the other. Should either of these be removed on the back bearing? What about the front? Are these colored differently to indicate direction or does this matter?

…the bearing. The green seal is the one to remove to expose the open side. However, on the front bearing there is no need to remove either seal. Keeping both seals on offers better…

Q: How do I remove my shields or seals?

…the outer race to pop out the retainer. Once the retainer is removed the shield should pop out with a light tap. To remove a rubber seal use a pen knife or sharp pointed object. In…

Q: Should I remove the shields or seals from my engine bearings?

remove them. These bearings have their own grease and can help stop oil leaks. If your bearing has two shields, we recommend you remove one of them. (For instructions on removing

Q: Can the seals be removed from lightning ceramic bearings for maintenance?

…reel and we will let you know if the shields are removable for the specific bearing for your reel. You can take a look at this page on our website to see how to remove the shields.