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  1. Quick tips on tolerances in wrapped and non-wrapped (standard) bushings.

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    May 12 2017
  2. Typically, bearing internal clearance is defined as the total distance through which one ring can be moved radially or axially in relation to the other ring under a defined measuring load. In the case of bushings, this is not so.

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    January 20 2017
  3. Bushings – also known as plain bearings or sleeve bearings – are designed for use in numerous applications and offer features and benefits unavailable with many rolling-element bearings. Bushings are distinguished from rolling-element bearings primarily by the fact that they consist of only one part. That one part may be built up of different materials,…

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    August 7 2015
  4. The “Find Your Bearings” series takes in-depth looks at the many categories of bearings. In this chapter, we look at bushings, and in particular, bronze wrapped bushings. First, some background on bushings in general. Bushings, also known as “Plain Bearings” or “Sleeve Bearings,” are designed for use in numerous applications and offer features and benefits…

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    May 15 2015