Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Leadville Trial 100 MTB, Supported by Saint-Gobain, Blazes a Trail through the Rockies

A cavalcade of amateur and professional bike racers met on the 11th August 2012 in Leadville in the heart of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado, USA, to compete in the Leadville Trail 100 MTB. Saint-Gobain, a leading supplier of high-performance polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) composite bearings to the bike industry, was proud to be one of the sponsors of the event this year, honouring the organisers...

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Triangle Develops Cost-Reduced Cushioned HVAC Bearings for Evaporative Cooler Applications

The NAH10A is an example of Triangle's line of cushioned bearings that suppress vibrations in an array of HVAC applications, including evaporative coolers. Triangle is an indispensable supplier for swamp cooler and HVAC manufacturers in the Middle East, due to their durable cushioned pillow block mounted bearings. They are currently developing a bronze alloy sleeve bearing in response to requests...

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Saint-Gobain Components Drive Advances in Automotive Friction Control and Manufacturing Performance

Composite Bearings and Tolerance Rings Enhance Efficiencies for Automotive OEMs Stuttgart, Germany - The global automotive market is putting increasing demands on Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) to produce high-performance parts that are affordable and long-lasting. Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is helping OEMs meet these demands with its range of innovative NORGLIDE® composite...

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Saint-Gobain to Showcase Customised Automotive Solutions at Vehicle Dynamics Expo 2012

To help manufacturers enhance efficiency and improve the consumer's driving experience, Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics will showcase its NORGLIDE® composite bearings and RENCOL® tolerance rings at the Vehicle Dynamics Expo in Stuttgart, Germany, 12-14 June 2012 in Hall 1, booth V1165. Saint-Gobain's NORGLIDE® range has been developed to enhance friction control in automotive...

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Saint-Gobain to Showcase Customised Automotive Solutions for Friction Control and NVH Reduction at Vehicle Dynamics Expo

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics will showcase its innovative range of NORGLIDE® composite bearings and RENCOL® tolerance rings at the Vehicle Dynamics Expo in Stuttgart, Germany, 12-14 June 2012 in Hall 1, booth V1165. Utilising a variety of applications for powertrain, chassis, and the interior and exterior of the vehicle, Saint-Gobain's representatives at the booth will...

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Metric Spline Shafts & Bushings in 6 & 8 Key from T.E.A. Machine Components
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Metric Spline Shafts & Bushings in 6 & 8 Key from T.E.A. Machine Components

The 3000 series of Metric spline shafts and bushings, available from T.E.A. Machine Components, is designed for applications in the mechanical engineering sector and the automotive industry. The spline shafts and bushings offer an economical and efficient way to transfer high transmission torques from shafts to gears, pulleys and other components, or to couple two shafts together. Additionally,...

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Victrex® WG(TM) Polymer Increases Lifetime of Sliding Bushing in Automotive Water Pump Impeller
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Victrex® WG(TM) Polymer Increases Lifetime of Sliding Bushing in Automotive Water Pump Impeller

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, USA - (April 10, 2012) - Automobile manufacturers are feeling the pressures of obtaining improved fuel economy and lowering maintenance costs for owners. One solution that automotive engineers developed is to use smaller, high-output engines to reduce weight. The materials specified for these smaller engines must be able to maintain properties at high temperatures...

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Split Bearings reduce need to disassemble complex machinery.

Available in various sizes with bores ranging from .379-.50, wood and nylon split bearings promote accessibility when periodic maintenance, repairs, or replacement are needed on industrial machines with restricted access or complex and layered mechanisms. Bearings can be made of nylon or wood and are offered with standard and custom housings and mountings. These light-duty, miniature bearings,...

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New and Expanded Thermoplastic & Mini Mounted Unit Bearing Series
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New and Expanded Thermoplastic & Mini Mounted Unit Bearing Series

Boynton Beach, FL, - Boca Bearings is pleased to announce the release of their new and expanded Mounted Unit Bearing series. The new series will incorporate both thermoplastic housings as well as mini mounted units with low profile housings. Mounted unit bearings are used when a shaft axis is perpendicular to the bearing mounting surface. Available in 2 or 4-hole configurations, flange mounted...

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