Bearings http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8225/more en 9 Questions to Ask When Specifying a Slewing Ring Bearing http://machinedesign.com/bearings/9-questions-ask-when-specifying-slewing-ring-bearing <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Kaydon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">n applications that require a bearing to support a structure while it rotates (e.g. cranes, radar, tank turrets), premature bearing failure can...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/bearings/9-questions-ask-when-specifying-slewing-ring-bearing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/bearings/9-questions-ask-when-specifying-slewing-ring-bearing#comments Bearings White Papers Thu, 04 Aug 2016 15:15:00 +0000 64991 at http://machinedesign.com Five Ways to Keep Roller Bearings Cool http://machinedesign.com/bearings/five-ways-keep-roller-bearings-cool <div class="node-body article-body">There’s little or no need to be concerned about temperature rises on bearings...at least not under “normal” operating conditions. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/bearings/five-ways-keep-roller-bearings-cool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/bearings/five-ways-keep-roller-bearings-cool#comments Bearings Tue, 12 Jul 2016 18:58:00 +0000 64441 at http://machinedesign.com <p>Image courtesy of Thinkstock</p> What’s the Difference Between Bearing, Shear, and Tear-Out Stress? http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/what-s-difference-between-bearing-shear-and-tear-out-stress <div class="node-body article-body">Here is a short introduction into bearing, shear, and tear-out stresses in bolted joints and how complex they can be. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/what-s-difference-between-bearing-shear-and-tear-out-stress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/what-s-difference-between-bearing-shear-and-tear-out-stress#comments What's the Difference Between... Bearings Fasteners Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:56:00 +0000 63921 at http://machinedesign.com PFPE Lubrication Helps End Premature Bearing Failures http://machinedesign.com/bearings/pfpe-lubrication-helps-end-premature-bearing-failures <div class="field-byline"> Thomas Blunt and Carl Walther, Krytox </div> <div class="field-deck"> Proper lubricant selection significantly reduces failures and increases product efficiency. And PFPEs are often the best choice. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Proper lubricant selection significantly reduces failures and increases product efficiency. And PFPEs are often the best choice.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/bearings/pfpe-lubrication-helps-end-premature-bearing-failures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/bearings/pfpe-lubrication-helps-end-premature-bearing-failures#comments Bearings Thu, 30 Jun 2016 03:04:00 +0000 63781 at http://machinedesign.com Understand the Best Practices for Selecting and Sizing Linear Guide Wheels http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/understand-best-practices-selecting-and-sizing-linear-guide-wheels <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Bishop Wisecarver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This white paper will provide the knowledge to selecting a guide wheel best suited for a given application. As a result, you could...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/understand-best-practices-selecting-and-sizing-linear-guide-wheels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/understand-best-practices-selecting-and-sizing-linear-guide-wheels#comments Bearings White Papers Linear Motion Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:07:00 +0000 53431 at http://machinedesign.com Achieving Optimum Performance in a Miniature Gear Train http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/achieving-optimum-performance-miniature-gear-train <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Designatronics SDP/SI </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In a gear mechanism, the center distance between shafts and the tooth thickness of the gear define...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/achieving-optimum-performance-miniature-gear-train" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/achieving-optimum-performance-miniature-gear-train#comments Bearings White Papers Motion Control Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:12:00 +0000 63611 at http://machinedesign.com Choosing Integrated Automation Solutions http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/choosing-integrated-automation-solutions <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Bison Gear </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are integrated automation solutions? What are the benefits of...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/choosing-integrated-automation-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/choosing-integrated-automation-solutions#comments Design FAQs Bearings Motion Control Motors/Drives Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:39:00 +0000 63601 at http://machinedesign.com FAQs on Thin Section Bearings http://machinedesign.com/bearings/faqs-thin-section-bearings <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Kaydon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are thin section bearings? Where are thin section bearings used? What are the...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/bearings/faqs-thin-section-bearings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/bearings/faqs-thin-section-bearings#comments Design FAQs Bearings Thu, 05 May 2016 18:33:00 +0000 61431 at http://machinedesign.com FAQs on Through-Spindle Coolants http://machinedesign.com/bearings/faqs-through-spindle-coolants <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Deublin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is a “coolant system” for machine tool applications? What is an alternative to flood coolant? What are the differences...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/bearings/faqs-through-spindle-coolants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/bearings/faqs-through-spindle-coolants#comments Design FAQs Bearings Thu, 21 Apr 2016 15:54:00 +0000 60101 at http://machinedesign.com The Top 10 Reasons to Use Composite Plastic Bearings http://machinedesign.com/bearings/top-10-reasons-use-composite-plastic-bearings <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by igus </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Composite plastic bushings combine thermoplastics, fibrous reinforcements, and solid lubricants for tailored...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/bearings/top-10-reasons-use-composite-plastic-bearings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/bearings/top-10-reasons-use-composite-plastic-bearings#comments Bearings White Papers Fri, 08 Apr 2016 21:58:00 +0000 59511 at http://machinedesign.com