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Non-Metallic Bearings - An Alternative Worth Considering - June 2011

Jack McGuinn

The article "Non-Metallic Bearings - An Alternative Worth Considering" appeared in the June 2011 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

Summary
This article takes a look at alternative-material, non-metal bearings, and it turns out the first bearings of that type - wood, in this case, were the norm - not an alternative.

Keywords
bearings, plastic bearings, sintered bearings, ceramic bearings, Igus, Timken, Victrex

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