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Spherical plain bearing needs little maintenance

Spherical plain bearings from AST Bearings are suitable for packaging and textile equipment, robotics, mining and logging equipment, off-highway vehicles and agricultural equipment. Available in standard industrial bore sizes from 4 mm to 300 mm a...


June 1, 2004
By MRO Magazine

Spherical plain bearings from AST Bearings are suitable for packaging and textile equipment, robotics, mining and logging equipment, off-highway vehicles and agricultural equipment. Available in standard industrial bore sizes from 4 mm to 300 mm and from 0.5 in. to 12 in., they come in five types including standard radial for heavy radial and thrust loading and to accommodate misalignment. Self-lubrication provides low maintenance with Teflon, dry film or injection-moulded polymer lubrication.

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