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New Profile Rail Guides from SKF Motion Technologies, Inc. Feature Ball Circuits for Optimized Load Sharing
Material Handling & Storage

New Profile Rail Guides from SKF Motion Technologies, Inc. Feature Ball Circuits for Optimized Load Sharing

SKF Motion Technologies new profile rail guides are designed to offer improved running performance, precision, and accuracy. They feature ball circuits placed in an X-arrangement in order to optimize load sharing and accomodate moment loads while maintaining self-aligning capability. Guides are available in sizes 15-45 with rail sizes up to 4000mm in a single piece, or in longer lengths as...

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SKF CASM-100 Electromechanical Actuators with Modular Design Enable Tailored Solutions for Wide Range of Industrial Linear Movement and Positioning Applications
Mechanical Power Transmission

SKF CASM-100 Electromechanical Actuators with Modular Design Enable Tailored Solutions for Wide Range of Industrial Linear Movement and Positioning Applications

SKF CASM-100 electromechanical actuators from SKF Motion Technologies, Inc. have been uniquely engineered with a modular design enabling tailored solutions for a wide range of industrial linear movement and positioning applications. Various modules providing choices among motor types, gearboxes, ball screws or roller screws, and accessories allow for custom combinations of components ideally...

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New Ecomag Linear Actuators Deliver Positioning Speeds up to 13 mm/s
Mechanical Power Transmission

New Ecomag Linear Actuators Deliver Positioning Speeds up to 13 mm/s

SKF’s Ecomag Linear Actuators are available in push models ECO 2/4 and ECO 6/8 and push/pull models ECO 3/5 and ECO 7/9 models. Units offer push-load and pull-load force of up to 6000 N and 4000 N respectively. Having strokes up to 300 mm, actuators feature built-in limit switches. Ecomag actuators are fully tested UL standards and are suitable for use in hospitals, diagnostic centers, and...

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New SKF CPMT Telescopic Pillars Offer Virtually Maintenance-Free Vertical Motion
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

New SKF CPMT Telescopic Pillars Offer Virtually Maintenance-Free Vertical Motion

SKF CPMT Telescopic Pillars feature three-section design that provides configuration option for high load capacity, cabling choices for connectors and customized threads. Units offer retracted height of 320 mm and a stroke range of up to 600 mm. Capable of accessing pre-set positions for all clinical efficiencies, the pillars provide a load capacity of up to 6000 N and positioning speeds up to 34...

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SKF Grease limits fretting corrosion.
Lubricants

SKF Grease limits fretting corrosion.

Designed for use with both new designs and retrofits, SKF grease reduces damage caused by false brinelling. Compatible with bearing components materials, grease reduces raceway microdamages caused by false brinelling occurring during vehicle transportation by rail or truck. Maintaining performance level of hub bearing unit, including service life, unit reduces friction.

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Inboard Seal for Hub Bearings ensures even interference.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Inboard Seal for Hub Bearings ensures even interference.

With power to boost overall vehicle efficiency and substantial drop in CO2 emissions, inboard seal for hub bearing units accommodates current ABS encoders and halves friction. Featuring an external lip and optimised labyrinth design, seal collects and redirects contamination flow away from main radial lip. With radial lip and low friction grease, unit ensures contact pressure distribution and...

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Going Green - But Under Duress
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Going Green - But Under Duress

Despite the success of the COP21 meeting in Paris, the majority of industry is yet to be convinced by the benefits of acting sustainably by switching to high efficiency motors, explains Sönke Petersen, Business Engineer at SKF Group. The COP21 meeting, held in Paris end of 2015 , showed that politicians of all nationalities can come to agreement on important issues. They can be congratulated for...

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SKF Hub Bearings Boost Handling, Comfort and Driving Experience on the New Cadillac CT6
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

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

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. The new hub bearing units, which were developed in...

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Spherical Roller Bearing features 1.25 m bore diameter.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Spherical Roller Bearing features 1.25 m bore diameter.

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...

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Company News

Wind Turbine Reliability Dashboard Co-Developed By SKF and Boralex Will Help Reduce Operating Costs

SKF and Boralex jointly announce the co-development of a new solution for wind turbine operators named "Wind Reliability Dashboard". This combines data from multiple sources, including condition monitoring and manufacturing information for spare parts, allowing operators to optimise the profitability of each wind farm, as well as improving reliability and predictability of defaults.  MONTRÉAL...

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Company News

Celebrating 100 Years of The Spherical Roller Bearing

The spherical roller bearing, that helps engineers accommodate heavy radial and axial loads in applications prone to misalignment or shaft deflections, celebrates its 100th birthday this year thanks to SKF. Gothenburg, Sweden, 16 April 2019: Originally developed in 1919 by an SKF engineer, Arvid Palmgren, the spherical roller bearing (SRB) has since made its mark worldwide. Created to complement...

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New Profile Rail Guides from SKF Motion Technologies, Inc. Feature Ball Circuits for Optimized Load Sharing
Material Handling & Storage

New Profile Rail Guides from SKF Motion Technologies, Inc. Feature Ball Circuits for Optimized Load Sharing

SKF Motion Technologies new profile rail guides are designed to offer improved running performance, precision, and accuracy. They feature ball circuits placed in an X-arrangement in order to optimize load sharing and accomodate moment loads while maintaining self-aligning capability. Guides are available in sizes 15-45 with rail sizes up to 4000mm in a single piece, or in longer lengths as...

Read More »
SKF CASM-100 Electromechanical Actuators with Modular Design Enable Tailored Solutions for Wide Range of Industrial Linear Movement and Positioning Applications
Mechanical Power Transmission

SKF CASM-100 Electromechanical Actuators with Modular Design Enable Tailored Solutions for Wide Range of Industrial Linear Movement and Positioning Applications

SKF CASM-100 electromechanical actuators from SKF Motion Technologies, Inc. have been uniquely engineered with a modular design enabling tailored solutions for a wide range of industrial linear movement and positioning applications. Various modules providing choices among motor types, gearboxes, ball screws or roller screws, and accessories allow for custom combinations of components ideally...

Read More »
New Ecomag Linear Actuators Deliver Positioning Speeds up to 13 mm/s
Mechanical Power Transmission

New Ecomag Linear Actuators Deliver Positioning Speeds up to 13 mm/s

SKF’s Ecomag Linear Actuators are available in push models ECO 2/4 and ECO 6/8 and push/pull models ECO 3/5 and ECO 7/9 models. Units offer push-load and pull-load force of up to 6000 N and 4000 N respectively. Having strokes up to 300 mm, actuators feature built-in limit switches. Ecomag actuators are fully tested UL standards and are suitable for use in hospitals, diagnostic centers, and...

Read More »
New SKF CPMT Telescopic Pillars Offer Virtually Maintenance-Free Vertical Motion
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

New SKF CPMT Telescopic Pillars Offer Virtually Maintenance-Free Vertical Motion

SKF CPMT Telescopic Pillars feature three-section design that provides configuration option for high load capacity, cabling choices for connectors and customized threads. Units offer retracted height of 320 mm and a stroke range of up to 600 mm. Capable of accessing pre-set positions for all clinical efficiencies, the pillars provide a load capacity of up to 6000 N and positioning speeds up to 34...

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Company News

Innovations TV Takes a Behind-the-Scenes Look at Advances in Sealing Technology

Discovering the latest advances in roller bearings and related technologies. JUPITER, FLA. - OCTOBER 20, 2017 - The award-winning series, Innovations w/Ed Begley Jr. will feature SKF USA Inc. (SKF) in an upcoming episode, airing fourth quarter 2017 on FOX Business. Check your local listings for more information. Focusing on SKF, innovators in bearings, seals, lubrication and related technologies...

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SKF Grease limits fretting corrosion.
Lubricants

SKF Grease limits fretting corrosion.

Designed for use with both new designs and retrofits, SKF grease reduces damage caused by false brinelling. Compatible with bearing components materials, grease reduces raceway microdamages caused by false brinelling occurring during vehicle transportation by rail or truck. Maintaining performance level of hub bearing unit, including service life, unit reduces friction.

Read More »
Inboard Seal for Hub Bearings ensures even interference.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Inboard Seal for Hub Bearings ensures even interference.

With power to boost overall vehicle efficiency and substantial drop in CO2 emissions, inboard seal for hub bearing units accommodates current ABS encoders and halves friction. Featuring an external lip and optimised labyrinth design, seal collects and redirects contamination flow away from main radial lip. With radial lip and low friction grease, unit ensures contact pressure distribution and...

Read More »

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