USE CASES

Bearings, Bushings, and Wear parts greatly vary in size and complexity. A few examples include, but are not limited to:

  • Bearings - rolling element, plane, work roll, hanger, roller, spherical roller
  • Bushings - coupling ring, roll support, linear, platen
  • Wear - wipers, stripper tips, slide pads, chock liners, slipper pads, mandrel segments, entry guides, exit guides, ring riders, thrust collars, runout table liners
INDUSTRY
TYPE OF PRODUCER
MAJOR MARKET
WSH APPLICATIONS
Metals
Aluminum, Al. Casting
Beverage, Construction, Food, Cookware, Lighting, Auto.
Bearings, Work Roll Bearings

Copper/ Brass
Plumbing
Bearings

Stainless Steel
Aerospace, Chemical Processing, Oil & Gas, Power Generation, Heavy Equipment
Bearings, Bushings, Thrust Collars

Steel – Rod, Bar
Aerospace, Industrial Tooling, Knives
Bearings, Bushings, Thrust Collars

Steel – Sheet, Plate
General Industrial (all markets)
Bearings, Bushings, Thrust Collars

Steel – Coil
Auto, Appliance, Aerospace
Bearings
Wood
Mill
Oriented Strand Board (OSB)
Hangar Bearings
Paper
Mill
Diapers, Disposables, Packaging, Containerboard
Bearings, Dryer Bearings, Bushings
OEM
Capital Equipment
Injection Molding, Paper Making, Machinery
Bearings, Bushings, Thrust Washers

Pumps
Industrial and Consumer
Bearings, Sleeve Bearings

Mining
Rock Crushers, Strip Mines
Bearings
Utility
Hydro Power
Investor Owned Utilities
Stave Bearings

Water Treatment
Municipal Water Facilities
Bearings, Bushings