Categories for Industrial Bearings

Tips for Proper Bearing Maintenance

February 19, 2020 10:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

So much of our industrial machinery relies on ball bearings to function properly. When a bearing fails, it interferes with its proper functioning and could even cause damage to other components. Maintaining your bearings will help improve performance, save money on repair costs and reduce downtime. Here’s how to ensure your ball bearings in Lubbock, TX are always in their best working order: Storage and handling matter: The way you store your bearings has an impact on how they perform. Store your bearings in a clean, dry, sealed container that will prevent dirt, dust and any other contaminants from coming... View Article

How Often Should You Replace Your Industrial Ball Bearings?

December 21, 2019 12:19 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Ball bearings are an important component of many modern machines, and when one wears out, replacement time could cut into your profits. While you might not think about your ball bearings as often as you should, setting up regular inspection and replacement can help cut down on any machinery downtime. It’s better to replace them earlier than wait for them to fail. Asking how long a ball bearing should last is asking for a number of different opinions—but the short answer boils down to, “it depends on how well you maintain your ball bearings.” It will also depend on the... View Article

What Are Mechanical Bearings and How Do They Work?

April 23, 2019 6:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Any time you have a mechanical process that involves rotating or rolling parts, you’re going to need high-quality mechanical bearings and seals. Bearings are crucial in providing both rotation and linear movement within devices in a way that limits friction and evenly disperses the amount of stress placed on the system that could, in other circumstances, cause some catastrophic system failure. The seals, meanwhile, both maintain the lubricant needed for the bearing to function properly while also preventing contamination in the form of harmful particles entering the system. If you’re in need of mechanical bearings in Lubbock, TX but don’t... View Article

The Industrial Textile Industry

April 11, 2018 10:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Throughout the ages, the textile industry has been one of the mainstays of nearly every human civilization. In recent years, technological advances and globalization have led to a radically redefined textile industrial complex that relies on complicated supply chains stretching across the entirety of the globe. Textile machinery currently performs a number of tasks formerly performed by hand by human laborers. Today, jobs such as ginning, spinning, weaving and dyeing are largely performed by automated processes with limited human help. That means that it’s extremely important for industry players at every level of the textile supply chain to properly maintain... View Article

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