Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Cast Nylon Shapes offer lighter alternative to metal parts.
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Cast Nylon Shapes offer lighter alternative to metal parts.

Manufactured in ISO 9001:2008 facility, TECAST® Cast Nylon Stock Shapes and Custom Parts are available in variety of grades, each of which highlights various aspects and combinations of mechanical properties, as well as optimized bearing and wear characteristics. Products include rings up to 90 in. in diameter, rods in diameters up to 20 in., and discs in diameters over 40 in. Typical...

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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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Lignum Vitae North America Awarded Multiple Contracts for Water Lubricated Main Guide Bearings for the Osage 225 MW Hydro Plant!
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Lignum Vitae North America Awarded Multiple Contracts for Water Lubricated Main Guide Bearings for the Osage 225 MW Hydro Plant!

We enjoyed seeing everyone at the Hydrovision 2013 show in Denver. It was great to visit with old friends and new acquaintances. The top story of the show was the performance of the Lignum-Vitae Water Lubricated bearings at the Osage Hydro Power Plant. This is an incredible story and best told by the plant operator Phil Thompson.Â-  He was so excited about the performance of the Lignum Vitae...

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Plane Bearing Inserts operate without grease.
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

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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Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Nonmetallic Split Bushings eliminating need for rework.

Available in 2–4 in. trade sizes and made of PA 66 synthetic polyamide (105°C rated), Mighty-Rite® Nonmetallic Split Bushings can be installed before or after pulling wire. Snap-on, hinged design adjusts and aligns without requiring any installation tools,Â- while self-aligning latching mechanism also permits one-hand installation. Internally threaded for use with...

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"Iglide® on Tour:" Around the World with 56 Plastic Bearings on Board
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"Iglide® on Tour:" Around the World with 56 Plastic Bearings on Board

To celebrate the 30 year anniversary of its iglide plastic bearings, the tribo-polymer specialist igus® is sending its small car on a big trip around the world. East Providence, Rhode Island — To celebrate 30 years of their plastic bearings, igus has retrofit a car with 56 iglide bearings. These components are in all areas of the car, including the pedals, alternator, window regulators,...

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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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Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Detectable Spherical Bearings for Sensitive Applications

New igubal self-aligning bearings for the food and drug industries East Providence, Rhode Island - Plastic bearing expert igus will be presenting their line of detectable self-aligning bearings for the food industry. The detectable bearings are an extension of the igubal self-aligning bearings line from igus, which includes a range of lubrication and maintenance-free rod-end bearings, clevis...

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igus to Exhibit New Dry-Running Solutions at SLAS 2014
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

igus to Exhibit New Dry-Running Solutions at SLAS 2014

igus will be displaying and demonstrating its new innovations in booth 1220 at the upcoming SLAS 2014 conference and exhibition, taking place at the San Diego Convention Center January 18-22nd. East Providence, Rhode Island – igus will be presenting some of its latest innovations at the 3rd annual SLAS conference and exhibition, the flagship event of the SLAS, the Society for Laboratory...

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Saint-Gobain Explains How Small Parts Will Make a Big Difference to the Automotive Industry
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Saint-Gobain Explains How Small Parts Will Make a Big Difference to the Automotive Industry

Ahead of international car interiors conference Automotive Seating Reloaded 2013, Germany, Saint-Gobain has announced its vision for the future of the industry. Escalating price wars between leading brands and vehicle lightweighting, necessitated by carbon emissions reduction legislation, have driven down profit margins, placing car makers globally under greater pressure than ever before to...

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