Mechanical Power Transmission

Geared Bearing uses roller pinion system.

March 15, 2017

Available in variety of sizes, gear ratios, form and functions, Geared Bearing delivers ± 30 ArcSec indexing precision. Featuring precision grade, high load capacity cross-roller bearings, bearing offers zero backlash and can handle speeds up to 632 RPM.

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Calnetix Technologies Supplies Key Components for New U.S. Navy Chiller System

March 7, 2017

High-Efficiency Super Capacity Chiller System Successfully Completes Certification Tests

CERRITOS, Calif. – Feb. 28, 2017 – The U.S. Navy has successfully completed final production prototype shock and vibration testing for the new-generation High-Efficiency Super Capacity (HESC) Chiller System, consisting of the HESC Chiller and the HESC Variable Speed Drive (VSD), which integrates... Read More

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SSL Equipment for NASA Spacecraft Servicing Demonstration Reaches the International Space Station

March 3, 2017

PALO ALTO, CA, Feb. 28, 2017 - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today announced that it provided a two-axis gimbal mechanism for NASA's Raven flight demonstration, which was delivered to the International Space Station on the 10th SpaceX Cargo Resupply Mission. Developed by NASA's Satellite Servicing Projects Division, Raven... Read More

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Rail Linear Recirculating Bearings offer equal loading in all directions.

January 16, 2017

Available in 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 45 sizes in N, H and P accuracy grades, Rail Linear Bearings consists of two or four rows of circulating balls arranged in 45 contact angle with raceway. Designed with 2 rows of recirculating balls, ME series unit feature dust proof design and has SS bearing, rail and balls. Having 4 rows of recirculating balls, ARC and HRC series guides come with dust proof... Read More

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SKF Hub Bearings Boost Handling, Comfort and Driving Experience on the New Cadillac CT6

December 21, 2016

Engineered in partnership with GM, new hub bearing units are stiffer, smoother, quieter and longer lasting

Gothenburg, Sweden, 8 December 2016: SKF is supplying General Motors with front and rear wheel hub bearing units for the new 2016 Cadillac CT6 prestige luxury sedan, launched at the New York International Auto Show in April last year.

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Pillow and Flange Blocks are resistant to corrosion and chemicals.

December 12, 2016

Meeting FDA/USDA/3A-dairy compliant, LM76's FoodStream Pillow and Flange Blocks are used in food packaging and processing, pharmaceuticals, Biopharma industry and in medical devices. Available in single and double length sizes ranging from .5 in. to 1.5 in., unit comes in closed or open model. Including 12 feet solid and hollow class L RC60 300 series stainless steel shaft, unit offers 300... Read More

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SKF Supplies Wheel Hub Bearing Units for FCA's Newly Launched Alfa Romeo Giulia

October 28, 2016

2016 September 27, CET Gothenburg, Sweden, 27 September 2016: The SKF HBU3 units selected for the FCA’s recently launched Alfa Romeo Giulia offer a range of compelling advantages over conventional wheel bearing designs. These include faster, more straightforward assembly and a longer service life. Bearing preload is set during the manufacture of the units, minimizing clearance and guaranteeing... Read More

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Spherical Roller Bearing features 1.25 m bore diameter.

October 26, 2016

Designed for mining industry, Spherical Roller Bearing with 1.25 m bore diameter is equipped with SKF SensorMount, which measures actual mounting fit of bearing onto shaft, helping to avoid risk of improper mounting. Part of upgraded SKF Explorer class, bearing offers optimized wear resistance thanks to heat treatment process that nearly doubles service life in poor lubrication and contaminated... Read More

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Corrosion-Resistant Bearings promote food safety, reliability.

October 14, 2016

Along with EC approval, Food Line deep groove ball bearings feature stainless steel rings, rolling elements, cages, and seal backing plates. For demanding environments, MRC Ultra corrosion resistant range uses high nitrogen corrosion resistant (HNCR) stainless steel rings and ceramic rolling elements for improved fatigue life. Bearings in both ranges are pre-lubricated with NSF in category H1... Read More

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Metal Detectable Polymer Bearings enhance food safety.

October 12, 2016

Featuring metal-detectable construction, Poly-Round® polymer plane bearings directly interchange with industry standard mounted bearings and do not have any balls, grease, cage, or seals. Clean-operating design carries USDA acceptance. Further food safety for edible products is enhanced when these bearings are made from ON metal detectable, x-ray detectable, and optically detectable... Read More

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Aluminum Bronze Alloy Bearings resist corrosion.

October 6, 2016

Combining cast bronze base metal and proprietary solid lubricant plugs, A Series Enduralube Bearings are maintenance-free and able to withstand extreme environments. When exposed to corrosive environments, aluminum bronze creates aluminum oxide coating that further protects metal. Operating in temperatures from -450 to +750°F, self-lubricating bearings feature tensile value of 90,000 psi, max... Read More

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PumPac® Angular Contact Ball Bearing Arrangements from SKF Integrate Optimized Internal Design for Ideal Performance

September 21, 2016

The MRC PumPac® series of angular contact ball bearing arrangements from SKF integrate optimized internal designs and uniquely engineered contact angles to reduce operating temperatures and vibration while helping to prevent ball sliding and shuttling in demanding pump applications.  These bearings ultimately can deliver ideal performance for centrifugal pumps and other systems typically... Read More

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Schaeffler Supplies Key Components for New Panama Canal

June 30, 2016

Bearing Solutions for the Project of the Century The newest of what are now three channels in the Panama Canal eliminates a bottleneck for global commercial shipping. Schaeffler has supplied more than 3,400 rolling bearings for the lock technology and for water management. PANAMA CITY, Fla. and SCHWEINFURT, Germany, June 27, 2016 - After a nine-year construction period, the new, third channel of... Read More

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IKO's CRBF Crossed Roller Bearings Reduce Power Consumption Visit IKO at IMTS, East Building, booth E-4752

June 29, 2016

Parsippany, NJ – IKO International's CRBF Crossed Roller Bearings will be on show at IMTS on booth E-4752. These specialized bearings feature a space-saving design, with rollers alternately crossed at right angles between inseparable inner and outer rings. Because the rollers make inline contact with the raceway surfaces, elastic deformation under load is minimal. Bearings can... Read More

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Polymer Bearings: Mepaco's Customers Showing Promising Results

June 28, 2016

With the sophisticated demands in food processing and production, safety and quality, every component within food equipment is critical.   Any machinery with moving parts has friction and ‘wear’ issues, and to accommodate most equipment uses a standard bearing.   But in applications where the standard bearings compromise food contact areas, Mepaco offers the polymer bearing.... Read More

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Spherical Roller Bearings support vibratory applications.

June 23, 2016

Made from heat treated steel, SKF Explorer Bearings are suited for vibrating screens, compactors, road rollers, and similar end-uses operating with high vibration and exposed to contamination and/or poor lubrication. Units accommodate very heavy radial and axial loads in applications where misalignment or shaft deflections may occur. Bearings are available in wide range of bore sizes, with 2... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Motorized 3-Axis Gimbal Mount enables precise movement.

June 10, 2016

Along with 3 axes, each featuring 360° rotation and 10°/sec travel speed, AU300-XZ has rigid aluminum alloy frame that handles loads to 22.5 lb. Low-backlash worm gear drives as well as precision V grove and cross roller bearings for each axis enable 3.6 arc sec resolution as well as 18 arc sec repeatability and positional accuracy. Frame has 11.8 x 11.8 in.... Read More

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Bronze Bearings have high-strength, self-lubricating design.

June 7, 2016

Able to withstand extreme environments, maintenance-free, M Series Enduralube bearings utilize Manganese bronze as base metal. This construction provides strength needed for use in applications that require higher than normal load bearing capabilities with slower rate of motion. Solid lubricant plugs provided necessary lubrication to keep bearings moving. Read More

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Rotary Bearings suit CNC turntable applications.

May 31, 2016

Featuring predrilled, evenly distributed holes and screws, YRT Series Rotary Bearings provide high axial and radial load capacity as well as high tilt stiffness and accuracy. Multidirectional load capability, along with high rigidity and high precision, make bearings suitable for CNC turntable applications. Read More

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National Bearings Designs and Manufactures Custom Bearing with One Way Ratcheting and Audible Indicators

May 18, 2016

A leading tool manufacturer required a bearing that would allow one-way ratcheting, be compact in size, and make an audible “clicking” sound to signal the end user that the drill bit was tight in the chuck. In addition, the bearing had to be designed for precise and cost-effective manufacturing at high volumes. National Bearings was challenged with creating a bearing that included aesthetic... Read More