Updated February 27, 2019 by Joseph Perry

The 10 Best Skateboard Bearings

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Best High-End
Best Mid-Range
Best Inexpensive

This wiki has been updated 4 times since it was first published in February of 2019. If you like a fast and smooth ride, then make sure you don't neglect your skateboard's bearings, which corrode over time and should be changed regularly. You'll want a high-quality set, because they take a lot of punishment from heat and friction and the strain you put on them when you nail a hard landing. We included both steel and ceramic options in a wide range of prices. When users buy our independently chosen editorial selections, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best skateboard bearing on Amazon.

10. Magneto Glassy's

9. Bronson G2

8. Bones Swiss Ceramics

7. Heady Shake Jackpot

6. Bones Ceramic Super Reds

5. Xike 16

4. Bones Super Swiss 6

3. Yellow Jacket Stingers

2. Bones Reds

1. Neal Vinnie Banh

Editor's Notes

February 23, 2019:

Bones has been the acknowledged market leader for a long time, and for good reason: they make great products. But they are far from the only player in town. We included some Bones options on the list, but also some high-quality options from lesser-known brands like Neal and Yellow Jacket because of their strong and growing reputations for excellence.


Joseph Perry
Last updated on February 27, 2019 by Joseph Perry

An avid reader and outdoors enthusiast, Joe earned his doctorate in literary studies before making the lateral leap from academia to technical writing. He now lives and works in the inter-mountain West where he creates technical and marketing content, including white papers, solution briefs, and courseware for some of the world’s largest information technology companies. With more than 14 years of experience in the field, he has learned more than he ever thought he would know about such enterprise IT topics as cloud computing, storage, databases, business software, and networking. When he’s not writing about business computing, he can be found outdoors, probably hiking with his family and dog.


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