Did you know that AST provides free access and downloads of high quality 3D CAD models for all of our 100,000+ bearing products? This feature allows you to accelerate your time to market, effortlessly integrate bearings into your designs and initiate RFQs easily.
As part of our Value Beyond the Part™ initiative, AST Bearings provides this free service whether you are a current customer, non-customer or student. All of the 3D CAD models in AST Bearings’ online catalog were drawn by in-house AST engineers. None of the models were “farmed out” to designers which may be educated about bearings and their nuances. When you download a bearing CAD model from us, you are assured of the only the highest quality.
You can easily find the bearing that meets your exact specification by using our search tool or browsing through our index. We also provide the ability to preview your 3D CAD model prior to downloading to be sure it’s what you’re looking for. Once downloaded, you have the ability to simulate, animate, configure, cross-section, layer, markup, measure, stamp, and more.
We’ve made the download options as robust as possible for seamless integration into your designs, offering file formats for 18 different CAD program compatible with virtually every program out there today.
For full information on the 3D CAD model options, just click here.
Do you need an even higher resolution models than what you see online? Not a problem, we can provide you with whatever you need, just click here and let us know how we can help.