Ball Bearings

Freeze Frame! Action Bearing Positions New Photography Division

For many videographers and photographers, you only get one opportunity at a shot and you absolutely do not want to miss it or get an out-of-focus shot because your tripod failed to remain locked in place. By maintaining your equipment with the proper bearings, you can keep your focus, literally and figuratively, on the shot at hand. And that's why Action Bearing recently launched a new division...

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Ball Bearings

Freeze Frame! Action Bearing Positions New Photography Division

For many videographers and photographers, you only get one opportunity at a shot and you absolutely do not want to miss it or get an out-of-focus shot because your tripod failed to remain locked in place. By maintaining your equipment with the proper bearings, you can keep your focus, literally and figuratively, on the shot at hand. And that's why Action Bearing recently launched a new division...

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Integrated XY Ball-Screw Stage for Cost-Sensitive Planar Performance
Linear Motors

Integrated XY Ball-Screw Stage for Cost-Sensitive Planar Performance

• Integrated, low-profile, XY, ball-screw stage • Long-life linear motion guide bearing system • Optional low thermal expansion glass linear encoder • Cost-effective, high-precision planar performance Aerotech's PlanarSL mechanical bearing, ball-screw-driven XY stages offer exceptional performance in a cost-sensitive, low-profile package. Combining two axes of motion in a compact package,...

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Extended Life Bearings minimize maintenance and downtime.
Bearings

Extended Life Bearings minimize maintenance and downtime.

Designed for stability and reliability, Multi-Lobe Semi-Floating (MLSF®) bearings operate at temperatures up to 300°F with minimal vibrations. Products are available for use with shafts as small as 0.5 in. in single bearing or cartridge. In addition to multi-viscosity oils, bearings handle static unit load as light as 10 psi to dynamic unit load exceeding 700 psi. Applications include...

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CMAA Crane Buyer's Guide
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CMAA Crane Buyer's Guide

CMAA has organized this Buyer's Guide to promote standardization and to assist prospective buyer's of electric overhead traveling cranes in selection of equipment most suitable for their applications.

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Bearing Sample Kit aids application-specific selection.
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Bearing Sample Kit aids application-specific selection.

ContainingÂ- set of card overlays that filter bearing choices by criteria, dry-tech® box helps engineers find appropriate material bearing for application at hand. Sample kit also includes complete array of iglide® bearings, ranging from iglide H (suited for corrosive environments) to food industry-suitable iglide A350 (rated up to 356°F). Bearing guide, also...

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Plane Bearing Inserts operate without grease.
Mounted Bearings

Plane Bearing Inserts operate without grease.

Manufactured from variety of polymer materials for various operating conditions, Poly-Round® Plus Inserts feature stainless pin on outer diameter to facilitate drop-in installation into bearing housings without utilizing set-screw as anti-rotation device. Self-aligning units operate with no seals or shields, are unaffected by washdown, and do not rust. On modular plastic- and wire- belt...

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Thomson Glide Screw(TM) Selected as "Golden Mousetrap" Awards Finalist
Linear Bearings

Thomson Glide Screw(TM) Selected as "Golden Mousetrap" Awards Finalist

WOOD DALE, ILÂ- – The innovative design of the Glide Screw™ from Thomson Industries, Inc.,  a leading manufacturer of linear motion products, has been recognized by the judges in the Design News 2013 Golden Mousetrap" Awards. These awards showcase the best new products and celebrate people who are leading and invigorating design, engineering and manufacturing in North...

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30 Years of Iglide® Bearings: From Simple Plastic Bearings to High-Tech Machine Components
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

30 Years of Iglide® Bearings: From Simple Plastic Bearings to High-Tech Machine Components

East Providence, Rhode Island — igus® is celebrating the 30th anniversary of its iglide plastic bearing material. Three decades ago, igus presented its first iglide plastic bearing – a lubrication and maintenance-free polymer bearing for dry running applications. After decades of research with the plastic material and its tribological properties (optimized for friction and wear...

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Miscellaneous Controls

Bishop-Wisecarver Group Exhibiting at Automation Technology EXPO West from February 11-13

Woman-Owned Automation Manufacturer to Feature New Products and Services at Press Briefings Pittsburg, CAÂ- – The Bishop-Wisecarver Group (BWG), a woman-owned family of WBENC certified companies will feature recently released automation products and services at the Automation Technology Expo (ATX) West in Anaheim Convention Center from February 11-13. Join them at their on-site press...

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Toroidal Roller Bearings withstand operation in steel mills.
Roller Bearings

Toroidal Roller Bearings withstand operation in steel mills.

Offered in wide range of sizes, CARB® Toroidal Roller Bearings are non-locating solutions engineered to withstand operating conditions encountered in rotating machinery in steel mills, including casters, electric motors, and gearboxes. Self-aligning units, designed for radial loads, exhibit minimized friction as well as resistance to wear. Bearings can accommodate misalignment, adjust for...

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