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Rear wheel bearing size question #582301
01/23/15 12:24 am
01/23/15 12:24 am
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kyrbz Offline OP
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I'm trying to figure out what size bearings are in the rear wheel of my Panther. The bearings are marked " Hoffmann England 315 V2 VUT"

When I put a caliper on the bearings I'm kinda coming up with odd numbers:

41.95mm OD x 14.78mm ID or
1.651" OD x .581" ID

Can anybody help me out with what size bearings I need to replace these with.

BZ


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Re: Rear wheel bearing size question [Re: kyrbz] #582342
01/23/15 9:49 am
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Thanks, that's kind of what I was thinking. This is the first Brit bike I've owned, and I wasn't sure if metric bearings would be mixed in with a bike that otherwise has all Whitworth hardware.

Last edited by kyrbz; 01/23/15 9:54 am.

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58' Panther M75
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Re: Rear wheel bearing size question [Re: kyrbz] #582362
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A simple search on "Hoffman 315 ball bearing" gives an interchange
http://www.kakapart.com/parts/hoffmann-315.html

Re: Rear wheel bearing size question [Re: DMadigan] #582367
01/23/15 1:26 pm
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kyrbz Offline OP
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Originally Posted By: DMadigan
A simple search on "Hoffman 315 ball bearing" gives an interchange
http://www.kakapart.com/parts/hoffmann-315.html


Thanks, I was previously looking at a different interchange chart and the size was completely off. The chart you linked makes sense.


BZ
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