3x10x4 Stainless Steel Premium ABEC-5 Ball Bearing with Ceramic Balls 3x10x4 Stainless Steel Ball Bearings with Ceramic Balls Premium ABEC-5 quality, Bearing is made of Stainless Steel, each bearing has 2 metal shields to protect the bearing from dust or any possible contamination, also bearing is
Hybrid ceramic ball bearings used to fish in sea water still require oil. Only the balls are ceramic. The inner race, outer race, and cage (aka ball separator ) are made of 304 stainless steel.
If you are casting on the field, the hybrid bearings can be run mostly dry. The spinning ceramic balls will come in contact with the stainless steel cage. You may find it beneficial to have a minute amount of oil present. Flushing the bearings with lighter fluid (EG Ronsonol) and then letting the bearings air dry will provide a thin oil film. The lighter fluid contains a small amount of oil.
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