MRO Magazine

Precision rolling bearings


May 30, 2011
By PEM Magazine

C&U Bearing offers an innovative portfolio of rolling bearings that makes it easy for electric apparatus manufacturers and servicers to meet their design, production and repair needs. A leader in the development of precision, low-noise ball bearings for the electric motor industry, C&U Bearing provides a wide variety of styles, closures, cages, tolerances, lubrications and a full spectrum of bearing sizes from 2mm to 2,000mm.

Designed for long life performance and reliability, C&U bearings are widely accepted as the bearing of choice by many major electric motor manufacturers, worldwide. C&U employs special seals to deliver high speed, long life, and low drag force performance. C&U has also developed advanced Polyrex EM lubricants, for both its roller and ball bearing lines, to meet specific electric motor application requirements for longer life, high temperatures, low noise, mechanical stability, and anti-corrosion.

C&U Bearing has relied on exceptional manufacturing procedures and excellent quality control practices in order to maintain its leadership position in the bearing market. All C&U bearings are made in ISO/TS16949 and ISO14001 certified facilities.

C&U Bearing also provides its customers with a variety of engineering services, including applications engineering and bearing analysis. In addition to a complete laboratory and engineering capability, C&U’s headquarters and warehouse facility in Plymouth, MI. is fully staffed to provide exceptional sales support, customer service, and distribution.


In addition to the electric motor industry, C&U offers a full line of ball and roller bearings for applications in trucks, cars, agricultural, off-highway, mining, and construction vehicles and equipment. This includes bearings for use in both original equipment manufacturing and distribution for aftermarket and MRO operations.

C&U Bearing makes over 3,000 different kinds of bearings for a wide range of applications, such as wheel ends, engines, gear-boxes, universal joints, alternators, water and hydraulic pumps, compressors, machine tools, mining equipment, power tools, as well as motors and industrial transmissions.