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  1. In this week’s Bearings Blog, let’s take a look at four types of the most-common ball bearing cages and discuss what makes them distinct.

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    August 21 2017
  2. Does a higher ABEC rating bearing equate to lower operating noise when compared to lower graded product?

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    August 8 2017
  3. To facilitate mounting of spherical plain bearings, the ends of pins or shafts and the edges of housing bores should have a lead chamfer of 10° to 20°. The bearings can be more easily pressed into position and there is little risk of damage to the mating surfaces being caused by skewing of the bearing….

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    March 4 2016
  4. Numbering systems and nomenclature used in the bearing industry can get confusing, particularly since there are a number of variations used. AST Bearings wants to be sure that you are able to find the right part quickly and efficiently, so we’ve created a guide to explain the process. The boundary dimensions for certain series of…

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    July 23 2015