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Pillow block ball bearings from xiros®: easy to install, self-lubricating & robust

xiros® pillow block ball bearings are up to 60% lighter than metal, up to 40% more cost-effective and stand for self-lubricating, low-friction and dry-running operation. In addition, they are corrosion and dirt resistant.  Pillow block ball bearings are available as a fixed or pivoting version.  

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FDA-compliant bearing housings

FDA-compliant pillow block ball bearings

  • Easy one-to-one replacement
  • FDA-compliant components
  • Can withstand loads of up to 110 lbs (50 kg), depending on size

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Bearing housing with glass balls

Pillow block ball bearings with glass balls

  • Fixed or pivoting version
  • Non-magnetic(when used with glass balls)
  • Cost-effective

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xiros pillow block unit by igus with stainless steel balls

Pillow block ball bearings with stainless steel balls

  • Fixed or pivoting version
  • Seawater-resistant
  • Low moisture absorption

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One-to-one exchange of pillow block bearings - with housing bearing by igus®

One-to-one replacement of pillow block ball bearings with the xiros® ESTM

The xiros® ESTM pillow block bearings are available with the shaft diameters of 15mm, 17mm, 20mm and 30mm. Their FDA-compliant components make them suitable for use in the food and beverage industry.  As they are easy to install, exchanging the conventional bearings with ESTM pillow block bearings is fast and easy.


  • Five installation sizes available
  • Self-lubricating
  • FDA-compliant components
  • Lightweight
  • Space-saving

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More information on pillow block ball bearings

Ball bearings test laboratory


In the industry's largest test laboratory, xiros ball bearings are throughly tested.

Ball bearings catalog download

Ball bearings catalog

The xiros ball bearings catalog can be downloaded directly online!

Application Assistance

For further questions or product information, please contact:

Preston Souza

Dry-tech Product Specialist


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