Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Hardinge Supplies a Precision Grip for Medical Component Manufacturing
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Hardinge Supplies a Precision Grip for Medical Component Manufacturing

Hardinge, well known in the industry for their SUPER-PRECISIONÂ-® products, provides gripping solutions for machining small diameter parts for medical component manufacturing. One category of products includes Swiss-type headstock collets, pickoff collets, carbide guide bushings, bar loader collets and custom manufactured solutions for Swiss turning. Their Swiss-type collets are finish ground...

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Wheeler Industries Manufacturers High Speed and Heavy Load Babbitt Bearings
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Wheeler Industries Manufacturers High Speed and Heavy Load Babbitt Bearings

Journal bearings normally include sleeve, plain, shell and babbitt bearings. The word babbitt actually describes the layer of softer metals (lead, tin and copper) which forms the inner metal contact surface of the bearing shell. These softer metals overlay a stronger steel support shell and are needed to cushion the shell from the harder rotating shaft. Babbitt bearings are manufactured by the...

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Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Innovative Bearing Technologies Featured at Preeminent Equipment Tradeshow in Las Vegas

Advances in Bearing Materials, Lubrication Techniques, and Design Assistance Highlighted by AST Bearings at IFPE / CONEXPO-CON/AGG Tradeshows LAS VEGAS, March 8, 2011 -- Las Vegas Convention Center -- An event so large that it occurs only once every three years, the IFPE (International Fluid Power Exposition) and CONEXPO-CON/AGG shows are North America's premier expositions for heavy equipment...

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Plain Bearings (Bushings)

End Bushings minimize installation efforts.

Intended for use with company's proprietary walking beams, part No. 34013-188L rubber rotating bar pin end bushing conserves installation time by eliminating need to pay attention to bar pin angle. Once pressed in, bar pin can be turned with shop wrench or similar tool to required axle angle. Product includes set of shims to facilitate axle alignment as well as required fasteners to complete...

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Composite Bearings target bicycle components.
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Composite Bearings target bicycle components.

Comprised of fluoropolymer friction surface with rubber backing, NORGLIDEÂ-® Composite Bearings provide low-friction alternative to sealed roller bearing elements in headsets. Units can also be used in place of axle-shaft rolling element bearings and bushings in bicycle pedal assemblies. For bicycle braking systems, bearings find applications in brake levers and cantilevers. Maintenance-free...

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Maintenance-Free Bearings Ensure Safety and Reliability of Ski Lifts and Ropeways
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Maintenance-Free Bearings Ensure Safety and Reliability of Ski Lifts and Ropeways

In cold operating environments such as ski resorts, material ropeways and guide pulley systems rely on precision bearings to ensure that maintenance, servicing and breakdown costs are kept to a minimum. In cold temperature environments such as ski resorts, strong winds, snow and condensation are a constant challenge for machine operators. Rolling bearings and plain bearings both play important...

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Saint-Gobain Parts Transform Powertrain Components
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Saint-Gobain Parts Transform Powertrain Components

Two small, highly engineered components from Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics - RENCOLÂ-® tolerance rings and NORGLIDEÂ-® self-lubricating plain bearings - are significantly improving the performance of automotive powertrain components. Both can be used in dual mass flywheels and the use of NORGLIDE bearings in decoupled pulleys in the belt driven accessory system of modern vehicles has...

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Maintenance-Free Spherical Plain Bearings Support New Retractable Roof at Olympic Stadium in Kiev
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Maintenance-Free Spherical Plain Bearings Support New Retractable Roof at Olympic Stadium in Kiev

A total of 240 maintenance-free spherical plain bearings supplied by the Schaeffler Group are to play a vital role in supporting a new retractable roof for the new Olympic Stadium in Kiev. Built in 1923, the Ukraine's Olympic Stadium in Kiev has been renovated on several occasions but is currently undergoing a thorough, comprehensive modernisation programme in preparation for the UEFA Euro 2012...

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Prince Learns About Energy Efficient Rolling Bearings at Start Wales Festival

The Prince of Wales met with Schaeffler staff at their exhibition stand at the Start Wales Festival (7-8 September 2010) held at the National Botanical Garden in Camarthen, West Wales. His Royal Highness spoke to Richard Granger, Sales Engineer at Schaeffler (UK) Ltd, to learn more about Schaeffler's range of rolling and plain bearings that are helping engineers to design more energy efficient...

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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine
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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine

CS Unitec is a leader in power tools designed for industrial applications, with products that set the standard for robust performance and industry-leading reliability. Adding to our long list of innovation is a new line of pipe cutting machines. For cutting and beveling pipe up to 2" in thickness and diameters from 12" to 63", no other cutting system comes close. See our video to learn more.

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