“Industry Ready” Direct Fit Bearings
Bolt-in Solutions to Extend Time Between Replacements.
Self-Aligning / Spherical Bearings
Bearing Material Information
All of our “Industry Ready” bearing solutions use proprietary self-lubricating materials manufactured by Thordon Bearings. Material grade options and properties are summarized here.
|Temperature Limit||60°C (140°F)||60°C (140°F)||80°C (175°F)||80°C (175°F)|
|OK for Dry Start Up?
|Resistance to Abrasives?||Moderate||Good||Good||Good|
|Drinking Water Certified?||NO||NO||NO||YES|
|General Remarks||Good balance between abrasion resistance & low friction.||Lowest friction, suitable for limited dry-start.||Preferred choice for higher loading, or higher operating temperatures.||Best material for food-grade applications requiring NSF/ANSI 51 certification.|
General Design Guidelines
If you don’t see what you need here, or want to modify an existing solution – let us know! We can offer competitive customized solutions for most of the products shown.