Self Aligning Ball Bearing
Self-aligning ball bearings are specialized ball bearings designed to accommodate misalignment between the shaft and the bearing housing. These bearings are particularly useful in applications where shaft deflection or misalignment is expected or unavoidable. Here is a description suitable for your catalog:
Self-Aligning Ball Bearings:
Our self-aligning ball bearings are engineered to provide optimal performance in applications where misalignment occurs between the shaft and the bearing housing. These bearings offer several key features that enable them to accommodate misalignment and maintain smooth operation.
Misalignment Compensation: Self-aligning ball bearings are designed with two rows of balls and a concave outer ring raceway. This unique configuration allows the bearing to accommodate angular misalignment between the shaft and the housing, compensating for minor alignment errors.
High Load Capacity: These bearings are capable of handling both radial and axial loads. Their double-row ball design distributes the load evenly, providing increased load-carrying capacity compared to single-row ball bearings.
Low Friction and Energy Efficiency: Self-aligning ball bearings are constructed with precision ball-to-raceway contact, minimizing friction and energy loss. This results in improved efficiency and reduced operating temperatures.
Lubrication Options: Our self-aligning ball bearings are available with various lubrication options, including pre-lubricated with grease or with provision for relubrication. Proper lubrication ensures smooth operation, reduces friction, and extends the bearing's service life.
Application Versatility: Self-aligning ball bearings are widely used in a range of applications, including agricultural machinery, industrial equipment, conveyor systems, and more. They are suitable for both high-speed and low-speed applications and can handle moderate to heavy loads.
Easy Installation and Maintenance: These bearings are designed for ease of installation and maintenance. They typically have a cylindrical bore and can be mounted on shafts using adapter sleeves or withdrawal sleeves, simplifying the installation process.
Corrosion Resistance: Depending on the application requirements, our self-aligning ball bearings can be manufactured with corrosion-resistant materials or coatings to enhance their resistance to moisture, contaminants, and corrosive environments.
Choose our self-aligning ball bearings for their ability to accommodate misalignment, high load capacity, and reliable performance. Experience the benefits of reduced friction, energy efficiency, and versatility in your industrial applications.