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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
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

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.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

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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Grease Gun delivers grease at up to 8,000 psi. .
Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

Grease Gun delivers grease at up to 8,000 psi. .

Powered by 12 V Li-ion battery, Lincoln PowerLuber has 3-point base that keeps it upright and helps prevent dirt and debris from entering motor. Dual-lip follower enables bulk or cartridge delivery and eliminates grease bypass, while built-in LED illuminates work area. Hose holder and tube guide provide secure hose storage and easy threading of grease barrel. Featuring ergonomic design, gun is...

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Retractable Stabilizer Cover reduces fin box opening drag.
Display & Presentation Equipment

Retractable Stabilizer Cover reduces fin box opening drag.

Using 2 air cushions fitted to top and bottom of fin box, SKF Dynamic Stabilizer Cover (DSC) reduces drag and promotes efficiency of passenger vessels with SKF retractable fin stabilizers type S and type Z. Cushions are inflated during normal operation using compressed air from vessel’s pneumatic systems to form smooth, streamlined cover over fin box opening. When stabilizer fin is to...

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Corrosion-Resistant Bearings promote food safety, reliability.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Corrosion-Resistant Bearings promote food safety, reliability.

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...

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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...

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 »
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...

Read More »
SKF Hub Bearings Boost Handling, Comfort and Driving Experience on the New Cadillac CT6
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

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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Company News

SKF Invests SEK 225 Million in Modernising Distribution Centres

Opening of a new distribution centre in India is the latest in series of investments aimed at improving customer lead-times and service levels Gothenburg, 15 December 2016: SKF is investing SEK 225 million in upgrading its distribution centres across Europe and India. The investments will improve customer lead-times and service levels, whilst contributing to reduced stock levels throughout...

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Company News

SKF and GE Oil & Gas Sign Collaboration Agreement to Develop Use of Active Magnetic Bearing Applications

Collaboration agreement widens scope of use for active magnetic bearings for turbomachinery within the oil and gas sector Gothenburg, 17 October 2016: SKF and GE Oil Gas have signed a non-exclusive, licence-based collaboration agreement, aimed at further developing the use of active magnetic bearing technologies within the oil and gas sector. As part of the agreement, GE Oil & Gas will make use...

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Spherical Roller Bearing features 1.25 m bore diameter.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

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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