igubal® self-aligning bearings

Vibration-dampening, maintenance-free

igubal® self-aligning bearings from igus® include rod ends, ball and socket joints, clevis joints, pillow blocks, flange bearings, pressfit bearings, and spherical balls.

They are made entirely from high-performance plastics, are self-lubricating, maintenance-free, and economical. They also compensate for misalignment, are vibration dampening, easy to install, lightweight, and corrosion resistant.

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Rod end bearings

Self-aligning bearings Maintenance-free, self-lubricating. Strong. Compensate for misalignment and edge loads. Lightweight.

Rod end bearings

Ball and socket joints

Self-aligning bearings For rotating and oscillating movement. Lightweight and robust. Vibration dampening. Self-lubricating.

Ball and socket joints

Clevis joints

Self-aligning bearings Vibration dampening. Robust. Lightweight and lubrication-free.

Clevis joints

Pillow blocks

Self-aligning bearings Maintenance-free, self-lubricating. Durable. Compensate for misalignment and edge loads. Lightweight.

Pillow block bearings

Flange bearings

Self-aligning bearings Maintenance-free, self-lubricating. Sturdy. Compensate for misalignment and edge loads. Lightweight.

Flange bearings

Pressfit bearings

Self-aligning bearings Easy-to-install. Cost-effective. Resistant to chemicals. Lightweight and strong.

Pressfit bearings

Spherical balls

Self-aligning bearings Different material balls are available for varying application requirements.

Spherical balls

Why use igubal®?

igubal® self-aligning bearings are self-lubricating and offer a longer life at lower cost.

Why you should use igubal® spherical bearings


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