Press Release Summary:
Featuring low coefficient of friction, Model 163 GRAPHALLOYÂ® pillow blocks withstand wash downs and submerged conditions, and eliminate need for lubrication. They are chemically resistant and non-galling, and their rugged design is suited for moderate speed applications under high or low load conditions. Available in cast iron or stainless steel, units are suited for use in plating tanks and industrial washers. Cast iron split-angle housing is also available.
Original Press Release:
New Graphalloy® Model 163 Pillow Blocks Are Long-Wearing, Versatile and Eliminate the Need for Lubrication
YONKERS, NY (May, 2009) - Graphite Metallizing Corp., the manufacturer of
self-lubricating, GRAPHALLOY® bushing materials, has developed Pillow Block
Assemblies that can handle high temperature and submerged environments that do
not permit the use of grease and oil.
GRAPHALLOY® Pillow Block Model 163 is a rugged, easy-to-install design for
moderate speed applications that will operate successfully under high or low load
conditions. This heavy-duty unit is available in cast iron or stainless steel. A cast
iron split-angle housing is also available.
Pillow Block Model 163 is suitable for high temperature applications such as
ovens, drag-line conveyors and dampers. This pillow block also performs well in
wet applications such as wash downs and submerged applications like plating
tanks and industrial washers.
All GRAPHALLOY® pillow blocks have a low coefficient of friction, can
withstand submerged conditions and are chemically resistant and non-galling.
Since the self lubricating properties of GRAPHALLOY® are constant throughout
the material, these pillow block assemblies will provide long life and reliable
Graphite Metallizing has other pillow block models that meet a variety of speed
and load conditions. They are available in a wide range of sizes and housing types,
in two and four bolt arrangements as well as in solid, split and self-aligning
configurations. Flange and custom models are also offered.
For information about GRAPHALLOY® contact Graphite Metallizing at 914-968-8400,
or visit us on the web at www.graphalloy.com
Graphite Metallizing Corp.
1050 Nepperhan Ave.
Yonkers, NY 10703