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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,
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New SKF Explorer single-row angular contact ball bearings for high-speed applications

New bearings for high-speed applications

Single-row angular contact ball bearings are typically used in applications such as screw, scroll or centrifugal compressors (fig. 1) and pumps.
Bearing life,Bearings,
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Enviro500 bus from Alexander Dennis Limited

A comfortable ride

Engineering expertise from SKF is helping the UK’s largest bus and coach manufacturer build vehicles for challenging operating environments around [...]
Bearing failure,Bearing life,Bearings,Integrated maintenance solutions,Research and development,
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Bearings in a continuous caster

Remanufacturing bearings

For many medium- to large-size bearings in a number of demanding industries, remanufacturing can offer considerable benefits, including lower [...]
Bearing failure,Bearing life,Bearings,Remanufacturing,
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Record-setting sealed bearing

Record-setting sealed bearing

SKF’s bearing factory in Gothenburg, Sweden, has produced the company’s largest sealed spherical roller bearing to date. The 241/900 spherical roller [...]
Bearing failure,Bearing life,Bearings,Mining and mineral processing,
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World’s most powerful large-size bearing test centre in operation

World’s most powerful large-size bearing test centre in operation

Recently, SKF officially inaugurated the Sven Wingquist Test Center, the world’s most powerful large-size bearing test centre. The centre, situated [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Testing and test center,
Industry
The force of Magnus

The force of Magnus

There are only a handful of paths to making the world’s shipping industry greener and at the same time profitable. One route involves hull and engine [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Marine,