Roller Bearings

Bearings and Linear Guides Make Medical Equipment Safer and More Flexible
Roller Bearings

Bearings and Linear Guides Make Medical Equipment Safer and More Flexible

Technical equipment used in hospital operating theatres is subject to stringent requirements in terms of safety, reliability and flexibility. The contribution made by rolling bearings and linear guidance systems that are used in these instruments and mechanical devices is critical. Operating tables and ceiling mounts, for example, have an important role to play in creating a flexible, reliable...

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Kingsbury's Messinger Bearings Brand Launches Tapered Roller Bearing Line
Roller Bearings

Kingsbury's Messinger Bearings Brand Launches Tapered Roller Bearing Line

Philadelphia, PA (August 3, 2009) - Kingsbury Inc., the inventor and most respected manufacturer of tilting-pad fluid-film bearings, is pleased to announce that its Messinger Bearings brand has officially entered the large tapered roller bearing market. Messinger Bearings, founded in 1912, manufactures custom, large and specialty rolling element bearings for harsh conditions. The company started...

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Bearing Coating reduces gearbox failures in wind turbines.
Roller Bearings

Bearing Coating reduces gearbox failures in wind turbines.

Designed for FAG cylindrical roller bearings and applicable to other roller bearings, Durotect® B increases bearing resistance during slippage, sliding, and alternating low-load conditions. This matte black, mixed iron oxide coating, measuring 0.4-2.0 Â-µm thick, also promotes run-in behavior of bearings. At 10-20 µm thick, Durotect® P dark grey PTFE coating reduces...

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Rolling Bearings Improve Life of Crane Cable Sheaves
Roller Bearings

Rolling Bearings Improve Life of Crane Cable Sheaves

Over many centuries, block-and-tackle systems, or rope and pulley systems as they are more commonly known, have been used to help construct a variety of famous buildings, including the Colosseum in Rome. These devices have also helped generations of students to understand the basics of mechanics and were even sketched by Leonardo da Vinci in some of his famous detailed engineering drawings....

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Roller Bearings

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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FAG Spherical Roller Bearings Selected for New Retractable Roof at Wimbledon's Centre Court
Roller Bearings

FAG Spherical Roller Bearings Selected for New Retractable Roof at Wimbledon's Centre Court

More than 300 FAG spherical roller bearings from Schaeffler (UK) Ltd are providing support for a new retractable roof at Wimbledon's Centre Court. More than 300 spherical roller bearings from Schaeffler UK are playing a vital role in supporting a new retractable roof over the Centre Court, Wimbledon. The roof is designed to open and close in less than 10 minutes and will be unveiled for the first...

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Coated Spherical Roller Bearings Improve Efficiency and Safety of Luxury Cruise Liner
Roller Bearings

Coated Spherical Roller Bearings Improve Efficiency and Safety of Luxury Cruise Liner

18th May 2009 One of the world's largest luxury cruise liners is using special coated spherical roller bearings to help ensure the smooth, safe maneuvering of the ship, while also reducing vibration and noise levels, leading to reduced fuel consumption. Luxury cruise liner 'Celebrity Solstice', which was put to sea for her maiden voyage at the end of 2008, uses drive technology that incorporates...

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Simplicity®: Nailing its Place in the Woodworking Industry for 27 years
Roller Bearings

Simplicity®: Nailing its Place in the Woodworking Industry for 27 years

Rockford, IL - February 6, 2009 Antifricion linear bearing systems are crutial to the production output, accuracy and repeability on todays modern CNC routers and waterjet cutters. The woodworking industry relies on these machines to rapidly mass produce products ranging from door panels to structural framing for cabinets. Also prominent in the woodworking industry is sawdust. Sawdust build-up...

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Bearing System suits planetary wind turbine gearboxes.
Roller Bearings

Bearing System suits planetary wind turbine gearboxes.

Based on single-row cylindrical roller bearings of RN range, Modular Bearing System features one-piece solid brass cage, which is guided by inner ring, and includes grooves for endoscopic inspection of inner raceways. To conform to individual load and design parameters of specific gearbox, bearings can be assembled in sets of 2, 3, or 4. Each bearing set includes components required to secure...

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New Products and Services at MAINTEC Help Reduce Plant Downtime and Improve Machine Availability
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New Products and Services at MAINTEC Help Reduce Plant Downtime and Improve Machine Availability

8th January 2009 At this year's MAINTEC 2009 exhibition at the NEC, Schaeffler (UK) Ltd (stand 53) will showcase a number of new products and services for the inspection and maintenance of plant and machinery, including torque measurement products and oil analysis services. Visitors to the stand will have the opportunity to see how these new products and services can help improve machine...

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Neagle Choice, LLC Announces New Available Services
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Neagle Choice, LLC Announces New Available Services

Neagle Choice has long been known as a quality source for commercial sewing, printing, die cutting, and the manufacturing of a wide range of custom products. Enhancing our service capabilities has been the key to our success, and has driven our growth into many new and exciting markets. Continuing on this trajectory, we now offer precision laser cutting and etching, adding to our long line of manufacturing services. See our video to learn all about it.

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