Polymer bearings are cost-effective replacements for traditional bearings in many applications. They typically require no maintenance or lubrication, and can transform dirty, greasy machinery into clean, smoothly operating equipment while reducing costs.
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Drylin R Bearings
igus DryLin R series linear plain bearings are dimensionally interchangeable with other popular brands, and offer a low-cost alternative to recirculating ball bearings. The low-friction polymer material is suitable for wet or dirty environments. Available in four shaft diameters in fixed and self-aligning housings, they are ideal for use with DryLin R aluminum shafts.
igus igubal series mounted spherical bearings are engineered from L280 polymer to be lubrication-free and maintenance-free. They are lighter and more economical than traditional mounted spherical bearings. These bearings offer excellent wear resistance in five popular mounting configurations to fit four common shaft sizes.
iglide Plain Bearings
igus iglide series plain bearings are economical, dry-running and maintenance free. Offered in three popular materials, J (low friction), G300 (general purpose), and T500 (high temp), these sleeve and flange bearings are an excellent choice for a wide range of motion applications. They offer good chemical resistance and fit shafts from 1/4 to 1 inch.