Which sealing variants are available for ball bearings?

Marco Thull | 20. December 2019

Many metallic rolling bearings are available as a sealed version The sealing is usually absolutely necessary for metallic ball bearings as otherwise dirt can get into the ball running surfaces, mix with the lubricant and thus block the rolling of the bearing. Metallic bearings must be protected Metallic ball bearings are also available in an […]

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What is DIN 625?

Marco Thull | 19. December 2019

The DIN 625 specifies the dimensions for single row radial deep groove ball bearings. It is the best known standard in the rolling bearing sector. Radial ball bearings (see picture) are among the most commonly used ball bearings and are designed to support predominantly radial forces. In addition to DIN 625, there is a separate […]

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20 years of igus® rol e-chain®

Jens Göbel | 16. December 2019

In 1999 a milestone was set for igus® with the installation of the first igus® rol e-chain® for a 130m crane travel at an inland port in Germany. The roller integrated in the side plate of the chain link helped to considerably reduce the coefficient of friction and the required drive energy of the chain […]

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Find harnessed cables online – with guaranteed service life

Beke Nieszytka | 3. December 2019

As machine designer, you are planning a new application which requires a suitable harnessed cable. You can choose between a variety of motor producers, such as Siemens, Lenze, SEW, Bosch Rexroth, Beckhoff, B&R, Kollmorgen, Berger Lahr, Heidenhain, Fanuc, Festo and many more.

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Find harnessed cables online – with guaranteed service life

Beke Nieszytka | 3. December 2019

With the online tool readycable® Product Finder, you can find the right harnessed cable for your motor with just a few clicks.

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