An England-based piano builder is striking a new chord in the design of the centuries-old musical instrument by incorporating tribopolymer components from igus in a unique hammer system that offers supreme longevity, climate resistance and improved … [Read more...] about igus helps piano builder strike a new tune
SKF Cooper has introduced a range of split spherical roller bearings that offers multiple customer benefits, while being more robust and reliable than competitor products. The 231 series of split spherical roller bearings, available in shaft … [Read more...] about SKF split spherical roller bearings offer replacement benefits
Bearing manufacturer NKE Austria GmbH offers a wide range of rolling bearings for electrical machines. Particularly designed for motors and generators, the bearings are noted for their low running noise, efficient seals, high load ratings and long … [Read more...] about Rolling bearings from NKE for motors and generators
Originally developed in 1919 by an SKF engineer, Arvid Palmgren, the spherical roller bearing (SRB) has since made its mark worldwide. Created to complement the self-aligning ball bearing, due to its ability to accommodate misalignment under heavy … [Read more...] about Celebrating 100 years of the spherical roller bearing
In this video, we speak with John Bacher, Bearings Manager for Primetals Technologies, at the company’s facility in Warren, OH. Bacher covers the basics on spherical roller bearings and goes into detail on some of the features unique to this … [Read more...] about Spherical roller bearing basics: What do I need to know?
ABB has launched the ABB Ability Smart Sensor for Dodge mounted bearings, part of the ABB Ability Digital Powertrain, that enables “health checks” for bearings. The smart sensor technology provides an early indicator of any potential problems by … [Read more...] about ABB’s new Ability Smart Sensor checks condition of bearings
NTN bearings for Caterpillar track final drive: thin-section angular contact ball bearings thin-section tapered roller bearings (for heavy excavators) Turret rotation (swing drive): ULTAGE spherical roller bearings Planetary gears for … [Read more...] about Spherical roller bearing application for hydraulic excavators
By Cécile Truffy There are many types of bearings, the most common being ball bearings, or tapered roller bearings, cylindrical or spherical roller bearings. Their design meets specific technical requirements to adapt to particular use. Among … [Read more...] about NTN on needle roller bearings
Spherical roller bearings are a type of rolling-element bearing that is designed to withstand arduous operating conditions and environments. The main draw of these types of bearings is that they are self-aligning, which gives them the ability to … [Read more...] about What are spherical roller bearings?
The Timken Company has launched the Timken-brand line of Split Cylindrical Roller Bearing Housed Units designed to reduce maintenance time and cost where bearings are mounted in hard-to-access locations. Now customers have even more options for … [Read more...] about Timken split cylindrical roller bearing housed units for hard-to-service bearings