Designed for industrial applications such as gear cases, bearings, chains, machine ways, and general oiling. These tacky lubricants provide anti-wear lubrication for high sliding action in worm gears. They can also be used for bevel, helical, and … [Read more...] about Rust and oxidation inhibited (R&O) bearing oils
These 100% polyalkylene glycol (PAG) lubrication fluids are designed for gearboxes, bearings and chains operating in the most demanding conditions. They provide thermal stability, extreme pressure and anti-wear performance and protection against … [Read more...] about Eco-responsible, polyalkylene glycol lubricants for bearings
In this interview, Bearing Tips and Coupling Tips.com editor Mike Santora speaks with NMB Field Applications Engineer, Rich Picard. Here, they discuss bearing vibration, noise, and the things to look for when specifying bearings for your motion … [Read more...] about Cutting through the noise: How to account for bearing vibration
By Mike Santora Unchecked vibration and noise can have real consequences in a motion system. And it's not just the obvious reduction in bearing life that first comes to mind. Bearing noise in medical applications can create distractions for … [Read more...] about Turning the volume down on ball bearing noise in your motion system
Bearing Tips.com asked NMB Field Applications Engineer, Rich Picard how the Anderon meter is used to measure bearing noise. Here is what he told us. "The Anderon meter is a device used to measure bearing vibration. Simply put, the higher the … [Read more...] about How is an Anderon meter used to measure bearing noise?
There has been a trend in the design of wind turbine gearboxes toward using integrated planet bearings with both Cylindrical Roller Bearings (CRBs) and Tapered Roller Bearings (TRBs). The integrated bearing concept reduces the total number of … [Read more...] about How are integrated bearing assemblies being used in wind turbines?
These heavy-duty, zinc free, extreme pressure, 100% synthetic based fluids are designed for applications where an extreme pressure synthetic fluid is required. They deliver extreme pressure protection, have anti-wear properties and very low … [Read more...] about Heavy-duty, extreme pressure, lubrication for bearings
A self-aligning cylindrical roller bearing is a cylindrical roller bearing inside a spherical bushing, which allows the bearing to accommodate misalignment and axial growth of the shaft. However, the addition of the spherical ring limits the radial … [Read more...] about What is a toroidal bearing?
These multi-purpose polyalphaolefin (PAO) based, zinc-free fluids are formulated with state-of-the-art additives. The fluids provide good performance over extended drain intervals. They are recommended for gearboxes, bearings, chains and … [Read more...] about Polyalphaolefin (PAO)-Based fluid for bearings
Kaydon Bearings today is celebrating its 75th anniversary, with events planned for its facilities in Michigan, South Carolina, Ohio, Mexico, China, and Brazil. The Kaydon Engineering Corporation was founded in May, 1941 by A. Harold Frauenthal in … [Read more...] about Kaydon bearings celebrates 75th anniversary