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Metal rod end bearing

Metal rod end bearing + iglide® J

Higher forces

Metallic housing with self-lubricating bearing shell and spherical ball made of stainless steel enable further applications in the area of higher loads.

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Tech up

Tech up

  • Metallic housing: 5 times higher breaking strength plastic housing
  • 10 times more abrasion-resistant against metallic spherical balls than polyamide

Cost down

Cost down

  • No minimum order quantity, no tool costs for igus® standard dimensions
  • Short delivery time





  • No lubrication necessary
  • Housing made of aluminium or stainless steel, spherical balls made of different iglide® materials as well as aluminium possible

Metal rod end bearing in pantographs

The higher loads that the Metal rod end bearings can cope with also enable their use in railway equipment, among other things. They can be used in pantographs for example.

The flexible components are connected by means of these rod end bearings. The iglide® J inner race ensures electrical decoupling and a long service life.

Pantograph igubal application

Application Assistance

For further questions or product information, please contact:

Preston Souza

Dry-tech Product Specialist


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