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  1. The following is the first entry in a four-part series by John Wallace (AST’s Vice President of Operations) focused on bearing choices in medical technology. Look for future updates, including lubrication, surgical/dental tools and laboratory/diagnostic equipment. Bearing Materials All bearings should be manufactured using rings produced from high purity material. For most medical applications, martensitic…

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    May 31 2013
  2. AST Bearings is adding 475 new products to our mounted bearing category. The subsets of these additional products fall into the two bolt pillow blocks, two bolt flanges, three bolt flanges and tapped base-housings groups.            The two bolt pillow blocks are designed for radial loads acting in the direction of the…

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    May 17 2013
  3. AST is pleased to have recently had our line of specially formulated rubber seals for use in harsh environments reviewed by the respected minds at Design World. The review can be seen below. http://videos.designworldonline.com/video/For-bearings-to-function-proper Leslie Langnau (Design World managing editor) hosted the review, and noted: For bearings to function properly and have a long operating…

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    May 3 2013