Plain Bearings & Bushes

Plain bearings can be separated into two categories, bushes and spherical bearings.  They are often used as a good option for applications requiring high loads, slower speeds and lack of available lubrication options.  The range of plain bearings is vast.  Below is an overview of some of the most common styles along with catalogue links to the left.

  • Rodends
  • Spherical Plain Bearings
  • Weld on Rodends
  • Bronze Bushes
  • Bronze Bar stock
  • Sintered (Shorelube) Bushes
  • Glacier/Glycodur Bushes
  • Vesconite Bushes


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