Pedals for mountain bikes

Dirt-repellent and light

Riders of mountain bikes often expect their wheels to cope with a lot of dirt. In this application, metallic ball bearings and DU bushings have been replaced by lighter iglide® flange bearings. The iglide® bearings are dirt-repellent and corrosion-resistant. This allowed the maintenance intervals to be lengthened considerably, and the acquisition costs are lower than for metal bearings. A further advantage of the igus® bearings are the tight manufacturing tolerances.

Straightline Precision Industries Inc., Dennis Paulson, Sidney, Canada
 
 
 
 
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