Press Release Summary:
Engineered for System Plast™ flanged mounted bearings and SealmasterÂ® composite-flanged PN Gold bearings, Single-Piece Stand-Offs integrate bolt-spacer ferrule and stand-off in one assembly for sanitation compliance in food/beverage operations. Design eliminates loose parts during installation, optimizes bearing alignment, and creates 5/8 in. gap behind bearing flange for cleaning/inspection. Made of 300 Series passivated stainless steel, stand-offs suit OEM or retrofit applications.
Original Press Release:
New Stand-offs for Flanged Mounted Bearings Simplify Installation and Sanitation of Food/Beverage Conveyor
Patent-pending, one-piece design delivers multiple advantages: no loose pieces to handle, improves installation alignment of bearing, allows easy cleaning/inspection behind bearing flange.
FLORENCE, Ky., – Regal Power Transmission Solutions has developed a new single-piece stand-off for flanged mounted bearings that integrates the bolt-spacer ferrule and stand-off in one assembly for simpler installation and sanitation compliance in food/beverage operations. Engineered for use with System Plast™ flanged mounted bearings and Sealmaster® composite-flanged PN Gold bearings, the patent-pending one-piece design eliminates loose parts during installation, improves bearing installation alignment and creates a 5/8" gap behind the bearing flange for easier cleaning/inspection. Available for OEM or retrofit applications, the standoffs can be factory installed in new bearings or easily retrofitted with common tools. The stand-offs are made of 300 Series passivated stainless steel, and sold in packs of four. For more information, see video at this LINK. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t3R2deScXI0&feature=youtu.be)
Regal-Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC) is a leading global manufacturer of innovative and efficient solutions for motion control, air flow and power generation. Headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin, the company serves customers from its facilities located in the United States, Canada, Mexico, South America, Europe, South Africa, Asia and Asia Pacific. The company’s common stock is a component of the S & P Mid Cap 400 Index and the Russell 2000 Index.