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Old 08-04-14, 11:08 PM
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Where do I grease this roller bearing headset?

I've never used this type of headset before and I'm at a loss as to where to apply grease, I'm assuming just around the cartridge bearing? or should I have a layer in between all components?
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i grease just about everything on my roller bearing headset.
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As said, grease all surfaces. One of the problems with these headsets is the lack of free interior space. The plastic ring that holds the tiny rollers takes up a lot of volume (compared to a steel retainer or fully loose balls). So you want enough grease to have some get squeezed out during assembly. Also make sure to get the conical rolling surface inserts lubed on both sides. I have found that the lack of interior volume means that more frequent cleaning and lubing is a good plan to keep all happy. Andy.
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