kaydon thin section bearings lubrication and maintenance

The lubricant in an anti-friction bearing serves to reduce friction and wear between moving parts, to dissipate heat, and to prevent corrosion of critical surfaces. Kaydon recommends the selection of the proper lubricant be based on an evaluation by...

Date: 2018-01-11

kaydon thin section bearing mounting

Reali-Slim thin section ball bearings have a crosssection thickness that is much thinner than standard bearings of the same diameter, and are therefore more sensitive to shaft and housing fits. Proper mounting is essential to make sure that the beari...

Date: 2018-01-10

kaydon thin section bearings selection

Type C: Radial contact thin section bearings The Type C Radial Contact ball bearing is a single-row radial ball bearing with extra deep ball grooves in both rings (groove depth = 25% of ball diameter). Normally this bearing is assembled by eccentric...

Date: 2018-01-03

kaydon thin section applications

Many years ago, Kaydon engineers trying to help designers fit assemblies into smaller spaces had an idea: what if the bearing cross-section didnt increase as the bore size got bigger? This led them to develop new bearings with a cross-section that re...

Date: 2018-01-03