Materials considered for bearing manufacture
These are some of the materials used in the manufacture of our bearings.
Other materials can be considered upon request.
Races and rolling elements:
- Carbon chrome - SAE 52100 type - heat treated to HRC60-64
- Stainless steel - AISI 440C
- Tool steel, M50, Cronidur 30
- Case hardening steels
- Bronze to SAE 660 or BS1400 - LB4
- Phenolic resin
- Aluminium bronze