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Tapered Roller Bearing Units feature sealed housings.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Tapered Roller Bearing Units feature sealed housings.

Designed to reduce maintenance efforts and increase machinery uptime in environments subject to temperature fluctuations, debris, and vibration, Type E units have double lip seals, corrosion-resistant housings, and locking collars. All 2- and 4-bolt pillow blocks, 4-bolt and piloted flange units, and wide angle and top angle take up units feature Timken® Premium All-Purpose Industrial...

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Wheel Seals meet demands of heavy-duty truck aftermarket.

Designed to minimize friction as well as installation effort, Outrunner® Standard and Outrunner PH (Performance Hybrid) seals feature lip material compatible with mineral, synthetic, and semi-fluid greases. Outrunner PH has hybrid metal and rubber OD, which compensates for minor bore imperfections and helps eliminate seal misalignment. Interlock labyrinth seal design, which offers dust- and...

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Modular Magnetic Encoder features compact design.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Modular Magnetic Encoder features compact design.

Measuring 0.68 in. long with 1.6 in. dia and 1.28 or 1.81 in. mounting patterns, M15 Modular Magnetic Encoder performs in dirty environments where debris interference is high. Available in resolutions ranging from 100-2,048 lines with 4/6/8/12 pole commutation and reference pulse options, it is based on MPS 160 encoder ASIC, which combines direction-sensing Hall Effect encoder and integrated...

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Controls & Controllers

Service offers predictive monitoring of rotating equipment.

Along with certified technical-service engineers that collect, analyze, and interpret data, Remote Monitoring and Diagnostics Service components include permanently mounted plug-and-play design sensors, field units with digital signal processors built in for signal analysis, wireless architecture, and web-based applications. Focus on machine diagnostics and process improvement help drive improved...

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Timken Bearings in Key Systems at New Steel Mill in Mississippi

Customized Assemblies for SMS Demag Equipment Installed at SeverCorr Plant CANTON, Ohio -- Nov. 20, 2007 -- The Timken Company (NYSE:TKR) announced today that its bearing assemblies were used as components in the major production systems supplied by SMS Demag AG for the new SeverCorr steel plant near Columbus, Miss. SeverCorr, a joint venture between Russian and U.S. steelmakers, ranks among the...

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Timken Receives AISIN AW Technical Award for Work on Toyota Tundra Transmission

Engineers Design Special Bearing for 6-Speed Automatic Transmission CANTON, Ohio -- Oct. 9, 2007 -- The Timken Company (NYSE:TKR) has received the 2006 Technical Award from AISIN AW Co. Ltd. for support in developing the six-speed B-800 transmission. The rear-wheel drive B-800 is installed in the 2007 Toyota Tundra pickup made in the United States and Land Cruisers produced in Japan. As part of...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Timken Supplies Bearings to New Aluminum Mills in China

Thermal Research Conducted for Siemens VAI Credited for New Contracts CANTON, Ohio, Dec 20, 2007 -- The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) applied its advanced research to secure additional contracts with Siemens VAI Metals Technologies for the supply of bearings to two new aluminum-rolling mills under construction in China. The two new contracts resulted in orders for Timken large-bore cylindrical...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Radio-Telescope Antennae Will be Carried High into Andes on Timken Bearings

Wheel-Sets of Scheuerle Heavy-Load Modular Transporters Employ Timken Solution CANTON, Ohio-Nov. 26, 2007-The Timken Company (NYSE:TKR) announced today that its highly engineered tapered roller bearings will play a key role in transporting 126-ton high-precision antennae into the Chilean Andes, where a radio telescope array will enable scientists to observe some of the oldest galaxies. The...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Custom-Engineered Timken® Bearing Helps Drive Oil Drills Deeper

Product Supplied to Lufkin Performs under Extreme Pressure CANTON, Ohio --Nov. 28, 2007--The Timken Company (NYSE:TKR) announced today that its custom-engineered thrust bearing has equipped a subsidiary of Lufkin Industries Inc. to outfit deep-sea oil drilling rigs in search of deeper deposits beneath the world's oceans. Composed of a special grade of Timken® steel, the bearing was designed...

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