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02-12-2016, 3:10 PM
I have a front disc brake iron head wheel with 3/4 tapered bearings. I'm trying to put it on a front end with a 5/8 axle. I've taken it to HD, and a couple bearing shops and no one can seem to find a bearing that will work for it. I know i can't be the only guy to do this. So any help? Someone have a link or something to some bearings that would work? Thanks.

02-12-2016, 8:54 PM
Might could try these. I have used reducers to go from 1" to 3/4 axle on my brothers build.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/1-Flanged-Brass-Spacer-Reducer-3-4-OD-x-5-8-ID-x-5-8-Long-with-1-Wide-Flange-/391149477333?hash=item5b12535dd5:g:jYoAAOSwpDdVW7Z E

02-12-2016, 8:57 PM
I don't know about the brass ones. The ones I used were steel .

02-16-2016, 2:41 PM
vxb.com I got bearings to go from 5/8th to 3/4 maybe you can find the opposite. cheap prices and fast ship times.