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Mounted bearing features: What’s important?

There is an incredible number of mounted bearings on the market. It can be overwhelming to determine which bearing is best for your application. Are you struggling to find a brand that you prefer over others? Baart Industrial Group discusses the features a buyer should look for...

SKF licences slop-oil recovery technology to Christof global impact

Gothenburg, 5 January 2022: SKF has signed a license agreement that gives Christof Global Impact the exclusive rights to commercialise SKF’s multi-feedstock slop-oil recovery technology (MFRT). The MFRT was part of SKFs acquisition of RecondOil in 2019 and is not considered core to SKF’s current or future...

CeramicSpeed: pharma & chemical

Bearings with lubricants approved for pharmaceutical production. In production equipment for pharmaceutical and chemical industries, conventional steel ball bearings are normally not an option. Such industries require a corrosion-free production environment and also call for bearings with very low or no lubrication needed. In pharmaceutical industries, for...

We planted a forest

Last year ABF arranged for a company forest to be planted in Kenya. This year they decided to roll up their sleeves themselves. Recently, ABF account managers left their home offices and went to the woods. In cooperation with Trees for All they planted the first trees...

Measure thrice and assemble once

Bearing production is a complex of technological operations. In addition to the incoming inspection of components, heat treatment and mechanical treatment of rings, which lay the foundations for the durability of the final product, a great responsibility lies on the assembly operations. Ultimately, its operational characteristics depend...

Macroeffect of microgeometry

The top priority of modern machine-building production is continuous monitoring of product quality, one of the most important parameter of which is microgeometry. Surface microirregularities formed during machining have a determining influence on the bearing operation in the future. Increased values of parameters such as roughness, profile,...

CeramicSpeed: Food & beverage

CeramicSpeed create results. Below, you can read how CeramicSpeed helped various Danish companies in the food industry with optimising production and minimising downtime. Dairy: Huge savings and zero scheduled maintenance Implementation of condition-based maintenance Saving of 160,000 EUR Stopped scheduled maintenance intervals A scheduled biannual service on...

Roller chain stiffening? Here’s what to do

Your roller chain is an essential part of your power transmission drive, and it’s crucial that it operates smoothly. Over time, with roller chain stiffening, links in the chain and sprockets will experience undue stress. Baart recommend addressing any problems with chain stiffness quickly to prevent permanent...

Roller chain climbing sprockets? Causes and solutions

Erratic movement – also known as jumping – is not a desirable trait in a chain drive. With roller chain climbing sprockets, connected components will experience detrimental forces. Sometimes the chain may even climb off the sprocket altogether! Don’t allow a drive to operate if your chain...

New bearing proof load testing machine

Offers outstanding accuracy and flexibility.  How Carter listen and respond to customer feedback can sometimes result in the development of important new products or subtle variants of existing products which help to improve manufacturing processes. A good example of this is a new BEARING PROOF LOAD TEST...