Roller Bearings

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
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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
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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.
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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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Spherical Roller Bearings are offered in extended life version.
Roller Bearings

Spherical Roller Bearings are offered in extended life version.

Optimized for service life longevity, FAG E1 bearings with ODs over 320 mm are available in X-life premium quality versions. These double-row, self-containing units are comprised of solid outer rings with concave raceway, solid inner rings with cylindrical or tapered bores, and barrel rollers with cages. Suited for use where bearing performance specifications remain unchanged, products feature...

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Cylindrical Bushings operate with marginal lubrication.

Made from composite bearing material developed to operate with marginal lubrication, PM-DX Cylindrical Bushings consist 3 bonded layers: steel backing strip and sintered bronze matrix, impregnated and overlaid with pigmented acetal copolymer bearing material. They handle temperatures from -40 to +120Â-ºC, and are suited for rotating, oscillating, reciprocating, and sliding movements. Seizure...

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SKF CARB® Toroidal Roller Bearings
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SKF CARB® Toroidal Roller Bearings

UNIQUELY DESIGNED FOR ELECTRIC MOTOR APPLICATIONS:SKF CARB® TOROIDAL ROLLER BEARINGS ACCOMMODATE HEAVY RADIAL LOADS AND MISALIGNMENT SKF CARB® toroidal roller bearings serve ideally as non-locating bearings in large electric motors (125 Hp and above) with their capability to accommodate very heavy radial loads and compensate for misalignment from overhung loading and to perform well under...

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Giant Spherical Roller Bearings for Beijing Wheel Now Complete
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Giant Spherical Roller Bearings for Beijing Wheel Now Complete

After 18 months, The Schaeffler Group has now completed the manufacture of two giant spherical roller bearings for the world's tallest observation wheel, China's new Beijing Wheel. Two giant-sized spherical roller bearings from Schaeffler Group have now been completed, ready for use on the world's tallest observation wheel, China's brand new Beijing Wheel. In total, around 22 tonnes of steel has...

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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)
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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)

Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP), represents a truly groundbreaking advancement in structural reinforcement. Lightweight, strong, and green, they are changing the way the construction industry thinks about rebar. Unlike steel, FRPs don't rust and are far stronger than standard rebar. To learn why Fiber Reinforced Polymers are poised to change the way the world builds, see our video.

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