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  1. AST goes beyond supplying standard bearings, we also provide precision mechanical sub-assemblies. One example is our timing belt idler assembly, which comes ready to install. The timing belt idler included a series of timing pulley idler assemblies and rotary assemblies that incorporate precision bearings and components. The assemblies are used for applying pretension to timing…

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    August 21 2015
  2. 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