Mounted Bearings

Pillow Blocks solve underwater bearing problems.
Mounted Bearings

Pillow Blocks solve underwater bearing problems.

GRAPHALLOY® Stainless Steel Pillow Blocks are available fitted with self-lubricating GRAPHALLOY bushings, which resist attack from water and water-soluble chemicals, do not require lubrication, and are corrosion-resistant. GRAPHALLOY graphite-metal alloy exhibits chemical, mechanical, and tribological properties that provide constant, low coefficient of friction. In addition to being...

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SKF® Solution for Upgrading Industrial Fans Combines Technologies for Increased Reliability
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SKF® Solution for Upgrading Industrial Fans Combines Technologies for Increased Reliability

A new SKF® solution for upgrading industrial fans provides the capability to reduce bearing operating temperatures, increase fan reliability, and standardize an otherwise typically costly customized procedure. The upgrade combines optimized bearings, housings, and seals and an automatic circulating lubrication system to extend the service life of bearings and lubricant, reduce fan maintenance,...

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Rexnord 6000 Series SHURLOCK Adapter Mounted Bearings

Problem: Cement Dust and Vibration at Cement Plants Solution: Replacing the bearings with Rexnord® 6000 SHURLOK(TM) adapter mount roller solved the problems that were causing bearing failure and simplified installation as well. The fan is driven by a 150 HP motor through Gates Polychain and runs at 2000 to 2500 RPM. The pitch diameter of the fan blade is 54 , with its 2-15/16" straight...

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Pillow Block Assemblies suit high temperature applications.
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Pillow Block Assemblies suit high temperature applications.

Featuring low coefficient of friction, Model 163 GRAPHALLOY® 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...

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Linear Bushings facilitate manual positioning.
Mounted Bearings

Linear Bushings facilitate manual positioning.

Available in range of sizes and in single or double versions, LHBBC16 Pillow Block Linear Bushings with Clamp Levers feature slit collar inside that works as clamp and is tightened around shaft as clamp lever rotates. With eco-friendly, self-lubricating design, LHBB-MX16 Pillow Block Linear Bushings extend maintenance intervals making them suited for machines and equipment in difficult-to-reach...

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Low Cost Bearings for High-speed Scanning

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - January 29, 2009 - Imaging Business Machines LLC (IBML) uses iglide® polymer plain bearings in its line of intelligent document-scanning platforms. The low-cost, self-lubricating bushings withstand the paper dust created by the scanners and the six-day, 24-hour operation schedules frequently demanded of them. IBML's main goal is to ensure organizations-such as financial...

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Metcar® Grade M-11 Offers Economical Lubricating Solution for Applications up to 650°F
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Metcar® Grade M-11 Offers Economical Lubricating Solution for Applications up to 650°F

Self-lubricating and improved wear resistance for dry-running applications Metallized Carbon Corporation, a global leader in the manufacture of oil-free, self-lubricating, carbon-graphite materials, offers its Metcar grade M-11 bearing material. Metcar Grade M-11 is a plain, unimpregnated, carbon-graphite material that has good self-lubricating qualities and good wear resistance when running dry...

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A Smoother Ride with Plastic Bearings

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - December 16, 2008 - Straitline Components, a manufacturer of precision pedals for biking hobbyists and extremists, employed lubrication-free iglide® G300 bearings after roller bushings caused premature wear and failure for its customers. Straitline manufactures a wide range of bicycle pedals and parts from brake levers and inner guides to bash rings. Every component is...

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Bearing up in the Packaging Industry

Linear bearings reach 10 million cycles on packaging machine EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - November 18, 2008 - Matrix Packaging Machinery, a primary packaging equipment manufacturer, implemented maintenance-free DryLin® R linear bearings on its packaging machines after recirculating ball bearings caused shaft damage and grease leaks. Matrix manufactures form fill and seal packaging equipment to...

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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)
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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)

Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP), represents a truly groundbreaking advancement in structural reinforcement. Lightweight, strong, and green, they are changing the way the construction industry thinks about rebar. Unlike steel, FRPs don't rust and are far stronger than standard rebar. To learn why Fiber Reinforced Polymers are poised to change the way the world builds, see our video.

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