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Industry

New bearing units for contaminated environments

Superior sealing and stronger locking make the UC 300 ball bearing units ideal for use in highly contaminated industrial environments.
Bearing housings,Bearing life,Bearing units,Transmission,
Rolling Knowledge
SKF Rolling Knowledge webinars

Bearing life statistics

As for any mechanical device, bearings encounter variations in their life even in identical operating conditions. The Weibull statistics is commonly [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Engineering Competence,Research and theory,
Rolling Knowledge
SKF Rolling Knowledge webinars

Bearing Selection Process

When selecting bearings for any purpose, ultimately you want to be certain of achieving the required level of equipment performance – and at the [...]
Bearing failure,Bearing life,Bearings,Engineering,Engineering Competence,
Engineering Competence

Wear and surface fatigue in rolling bearings

Even with careful observation, measurement and monitoring, wear in rolling bearings is hard to predict. SKF has dedicated considerable research and [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,
Engineering Competence
Tapered roller bearing load ratings versus performance

Tapered roller bearing load ratings versus performance

Values of dynamic load ratings for tapered roller bearings listed in catalogues might be confusing and not comparable because manufacturers calculate [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Research and development,
Digital Technology
On track with Siemens

On track with Siemens

Siemens and SKF have signed a partnership agreement that will focus on improving train operators’ asset management efficiencies. The partnership will [...]
Bearing life,Digitization,
Engineering Competence
Bearing insulation prevents electrical current damage

Bearing insulation prevents electrical current damage

Insulated bearings prevent premature bearing failures eventually caused by stray electrical currents. Insulation properties must remain stable [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Electrical,