New Arrival: External Gear Slewing Bearing Ring

New Arrival: External Gear Slewing Bearing Ring

External Gear Slewing Bearing Ring is finally here! What makes this piece different, is a rotational rolling-element bearing that typically supports a heavy but slow-turning or slow-oscillating load, often a horizontal platform such as a conventional crane, or the...
What are Cam-type bearings?

What are Cam-type bearings?

A cam-type bearing, or cam follower, is a roller or needle bearing that is specifically designed to follow cams or tracks.  These bearings are used in linear motion systems including transfer lines, conveyor systems, and other industrial machinery.  Cam type bearings...
Proper Bearing Lubrication and How to Avoid Failure

Proper Bearing Lubrication and How to Avoid Failure

Bearings are a major part of mechanical equipment. Reducing rolling friction contributes to better performance, improves energy consumption, and prevents premature bearing failure. Proper bearing maintenance is essential to get the best out of equipment. Damaged...
How Mechanical Power Helps the World Work with Bearings

How Mechanical Power Helps the World Work with Bearings

Mechanical component; bearings Our staff at Mechanical Power is well aware of the impact that our services have on many of the basic operations that make the world as we know it work.  Many things that we do in our daily lives including driving would not be possible...

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