Aire Velo supply a range of stainless steel bearings to cover the range of applications found on a bike, including the wheels, hubs, bottom brackets, headsets and pedals.
Bearings found within this range come with a stainless steel inner and outer race, along with a stainless steel cage, stainless steel balls and rubber seals (2RS), designed to prevent water and dirt ingress from taking place.
Within this range, you will also find bearings that have imperial dimensions, which are called; R4-2RS. R6-2RS and R8-2RS.
If you need stainless steel bearings to replace your old ones, you have come to the right place. Aire Velo offer a comprehensive range of bearings for bikes, suitable for replacing bearings found in the wheels hubs, headsets, pedals and bottom brackets.
When shopping for any type of bearing, it’s important that you do your research first to find the correct size. Our explanation guide has been created so that you can figure out the dimensions you need. This will make it easier for you to purchase the right sized stainless steel bearing. Head over and take a look before you buy your bearings or get in touch if you have any more questions about the stainless steel bike bearings we supply.
The headset on your bike is a key component, providing a rotating interface that allows the fork and the head tube of the frame to work together. Within a headset you will find bearings which make it possible for your handlebars to rotate freely as they do. Poor or damaged bearings may have an impact on the performance of your bike, which could also put you (as a rider) at risk. For this reason, it’s important that you look after your headset and replace the bearings at the end of their life span. We offer a variety of different sized headset bearings made out of stainless steel, helping you to find the components you need.
The bottom bracket is another key component on your bike, connecting the crankset to the bicycle and allowing it to rotate freely. If it weren’t for the bottom bracket bearings, the spindles and cranks wouldn’t be able to rotate in the manner that they do. For this reason, it’s important to look after the bottom bracket bearings and replace them when they are worn out or damaged. Thankfully, you will find the stainless steel bottom bracket bearings you are looking for online via the Aire Velo online store.
The hub is the central part of the wheels, found at the front and back of the bike. Using the spokes, the hub connects to the wheel rims, whilst the axle is positioned through the middle of the hub. Hub bearings make it possible for the wheels to spin freely, playing a key role in the functioning of the bike and how it is ridden.
Hub bearings made from stainless steel can be purchased online from Aire Velo Bearings. We supply bearings for the front or rear hubs on your bike, with sets available for both. There is also a wide range of sizes and styles to choose from, including steel, ceramic and hybrid ceramic, with max complement bearings also available.
As well as providing a range of hub, bottom bracket and headset bearings made out of stainless steel, we also supply stainless steel pedal bearings, bike wheel bearings and stainless steel bearings for BMX bikes and mountain bikes.
A: Stainless steel bearings are suitable for a wide array of sections found on a bike, such as the wheels, hubs, bottom brackets, pedals and headsets.
A: The corrosion resistance of stainless steel is attributed to the thin passive film that forms spontaneously on its surface in oxidising environments if the steel has a chromium content of 10.5%.
A: We have a wide range of stainless steel bearing sizes available to our customers. If you’re looking for a specific size and you’re struggling to find it on our website, get in touch with our experienced team.