When buying Bearings for a Skateboard, is a higher ABEC good?
- 1 decade agoFavorite Answer
yeah abec 7 are FAST,abec 5 are almost as fast but they ride smoother,abec 3's well....dont go there.
- 1 decade ago
It depends on how fast you want to go. I you are into races then you would want a higher ABEC, but you are just cruising then you might just want to go with a bearing that is smooth but won't slip out from under your feet while are riding.