Roller Bearings

Reconditioning Extends Life of Axlebox Bearings
Roller Bearings

Reconditioning Extends Life of Axlebox Bearings

FAG Industrial Services (F'IS), the maintenance and condition monitoring division of the Schaeffler Group, is now offering rail operators a rapid reconditioning service for the company's TAROL range of axlebox bearing units. The repair and periodic maintenance of axlebox bearing units on rail vehicles can significantly extend the life of these very heavily stressed components. As the...

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Roller Bearings

Hybrid Linear Bearing reduces friction in machine guard doors.

Combining rolling and sliding motions, DryLin® WJRM bearing is designed to reduce driving force in applications involving adjustment of machine-guard doors, partitions, and adjustable locks or light handling tasks. Self-lubricating, plastic sliding sleeve bearing ensures dirt and moisture resistance, while maintenance-free polymer roller enhances usability in applications where doors up to...

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Thrust Bearings feature steel needle rollers.
Roller Bearings

Thrust Bearings feature steel needle rollers.

Available in widths from 2-5 mm, BTHBNGMAXK Series axial needle roller thrust bearings feature outside diameters from 14-200 mm and are designed to fit shafts ranging from 4-160 mm in diameter. Units ensure minimal friction and quiet operation. Axial thrust washers to fit bearings are also available.

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Linear Roller Bearing withstands contaminated applications.
Roller Bearings

Linear Roller Bearing withstands contaminated applications.

Featuring all steel and iron construction, 4 in. RoundWay® RW64-V provides dynamic load capacity of 70,000 lbf at operating temperatures up to 500°F and speeds up to 100 fps. Round shaft enables bearing to rotate, eliminating potential for induced torsional stresses. In addition to concave rollers with 10 million inch L10 rated travel life, bearing features eccentric trunion pin that...

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Split Spherical Roller Bearings help reduce maintenance and downtime.
Roller Bearings

Split Spherical Roller Bearings help reduce maintenance and downtime.

Split spherical roller bearings are useful when several solid spherical roller bearings are being used to support complex drive shaft or where bearing needs replacing but is located in tight space on machine. With 620 mm dia and 210 kg weight, bearings have split design that enables mounting into existing housing without removal of transmission shaft. Inner ring, outer ring, and cage assembly are...

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Cylindrical Roller Bearings withstand extreme conditions.
Roller Bearings

Cylindrical Roller Bearings withstand extreme conditions.

Suitable for rope wheels and pulleys, NNF Series is sealed on both sides to prevent dust and splash water from entering bearings. Double row full complement bearings are suitable for low to medium speeds and can take up axial forces and tilting moments in both directions. Lubrication holes in outer and inner ring enable re-lubrication through shaft and housing. For corrosion protection, bearings...

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Roller Bearings

Bearings feature coating that protects against damage.

With Isotect® A coating, Rolling Element Bearings are insulated from damage caused by passage of electrical current in large AC or DC motors. Coating acts like resistor and capacitor connected in parallel and can be applied to outer or inner ring external surfaces. Depending on operating temperature, coating has resistance ranging from several ohms up to 10 GW. If operating conditions...

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Kingsbury's Messinger Bearings Brand Breaks Ground to Build 25-Foot Bearings
Roller Bearings

Kingsbury's Messinger Bearings Brand Breaks Ground to Build 25-Foot Bearings

Philadelphia, PA (August 17, 2009)- Kingsbury Inc., the inventor and most respected manufacturer of tilting-pad fluid-film bearings, is pleased to announce that the Company has broken ground on an expansion project at its Philadelphia, PA plant to accommodate very large turning machinery and a custom induction heat treating system. This new equipment will allow the company's Messinger Bearings...

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Novel Bearings Enable a Step Change in Energy Efficient Machines and Vehicles
Roller Bearings

Novel Bearings Enable a Step Change in Energy Efficient Machines and Vehicles

In a world where reducing carbon emissions and improving energy efficiency are top of the agenda, the Schaeffler Group has responded by developing a range of innovative rolling bearings that are helping customers produce more energy efficient, greener products. Manufacturers are under increasing pressure to reduce energy consumption, both within their own production plants and by developing more...

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Bearings Keep on Rolling with the Wind
Roller Bearings

Bearings Keep on Rolling with the Wind

The design and selection of suitable rolling bearings for wind turbine rotor shafts and gearboxes is critical in order to ensure a long service life and to minimise maintenance costs, says Dr Steve Lacey, Engineering Manager at Schaeffler UK. For more than 25 years, the Schaeffler Group has designed and produced bearings for wind turbines. Specialist engineers work closely with designers,...

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