Linear Bearings

Linear Bearings

Linear Bearings are designed for precision operation.

Available in inch and metric sizes with respective bore ranges of 3/16-1 in. and 10-25 mm, Linear Precision Bearings incorporate load plates that float in outer sleeve and allow for clearance between ball elements and shaft. Load plates also compensate for any slight misalignment between shaft and housing bore. Also featured, floating integral wiper seal allows for self-alignment while...

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Students Use Bearings from Igus to Aid Children with Cerebral Palsy
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Students Use Bearings from Igus to Aid Children with Cerebral Palsy

Spherical and linear bearings used on basketball shooter device EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - February 12, 2008 - igus® Inc., the leading developer of Energy Chain Systems®, Chainflex® continuous-flex cables and iglide® plastic bearings, today announced that students from Iowa State University used igubal® spherical bearings, DryLin® R linear bearings and DryLin linear guide systems...

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SKF Selects VICTREX® PEEK(TM) Polymer for High Performance Bearing Cages for the Automotive Industry
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SKF Selects VICTREX® PEEK(TM) Polymer for High Performance Bearing Cages for the Automotive Industry

West Conshohocken, PA - (February 7, 2008) - In order to meet the most demanding automotive applications, SKF Group, a leading manufacturer of roller bearings, chose high performance VICTREX® PEEK(TM) polymer for the cage design of its deep groove ball bearings that are used where high speed, chemical attack or high temperature conditions occur such as in alternators and transmissions. VICTREX...

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Linear Bearings are available in various styles.
Linear Bearings

Linear Bearings are available in various styles.

Available in gear drive, flanged, no lube, and self-aligning styles, linear bearings are offered in SS, carbon steel, and chrome steel. Linear no lube bearings are molybdenum disulfide-filled nylon with shaft sizes from Â-¼-1¼ in. and thermoplastic self-aligning linear bearings come in open and closed styles. Products have hardened and ground outer sleeve and shaft range from 1/8-2...

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Linear Ball Bearings are available in European sizes.
Linear Bearings

Linear Ball Bearings are available in European sizes.

Simplicity® ISO Metric Linear Ball Bearings feature 1-piece polymer ball cage coupled with hardened bearing steel shell providing minimal friction. They are available in range of sizes and configurations including integrated flange, twin-length types, and pillow blocks. Available accessories include hardened and ground shafting, support blocks, and shaft support rails.

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Load Platform Protects Linear Drive Bearings, Improves Performance
Linear Bearings

Load Platform Protects Linear Drive Bearings, Improves Performance

Load platform relieves radial forces on linear drive -- increases bearing lifespan; improves performance Aston, PA, July 2007- To protect the rolling ring" bearings in Uhing linear drives from undue wear resulting from radial forces, Amacoil now offers a linear bearing slide option on drive assemblies. The linear slide load carrier is recommended when the tool or other payload being moved is...

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Linear Bearings

Igus Offers Design Tips and a Dialogue on Motion Control with New Online Forum, Tech Talk

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - April 27, 2007 - Igus® Inc., the leading developer of iglide® plastic bearings, DryLin® linear bearings and guide systems and Energy Chain® cable carriers, today announced the debut of Tech Talk: DryLin Linear Bearings, a newly created forum on the company's website. Tech Talk offers design guidance and tips on using DryLin linear bearings and guide systems and...

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Roller Screws aid in linear actuation.
Linear Bearings

Roller Screws aid in linear actuation.

Planetary and Recirculating SKF® roller screws can sustain static loads up to 1,000 tons and dynamic loads up to 200 tons. Planetary Roller Screws feature long lead and symmetrical nut design to permit high linear speeds. Recirculating roller screws utilize lead threads as small as 1 mm for precise positioning. All Roller Screws are available in multiple styles, diameters, leads, surface...

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Linear Ball Bearings feature pre-lubricated, sealed design.
Linear Bearings

Linear Ball Bearings feature pre-lubricated, sealed design.

Available in compact and standard metric versions, Linear Ball Bearings are fitted with integral double-lip seals to retain lubricant and protect against contamination. Inner lip prevents lubricant from escaping within bearing, while external lip wipes shaft surface as bearing moves. Plastic cages carry hardened steel raceway segments and guide ball sets. Shaft diameters range from 3-80 mm and...

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FDA & USDA Compliant Bearings, Shafting, Profile Rail, and Complete Linear Systems!
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FDA & USDA Compliant Bearings, Shafting, Profile Rail, and Complete Linear Systems!

E. Longmeadow, MA - Process food, package food and medical instruments, develop medical devices, and manufacture pharmaceuticals using off-the-shelf FDA and USDA compliant bearings and shafting from LM76. Designers can select from a broad range of FDA & USDA compliant bearings, shafting, and profile rail and slide systems when developing equipment that is going to be subjected to the...

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