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Washing chain bearings

Main criteria for the application

Lowest coefficients of friction

Complete freedom from lubrication

The reduction of the drive power for bottle washing machines was an important achievement of the iglide® RN plain bearings. And this was accomplished under the most difficult conditions such as 2-3% caustic soda at a temperature of 176°F.

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Article number: Max. stat. Operation temperature Paint Coefficient of surface friction, dyn.
  surface pressure (68°F)     against steel (μ)
iglide® RN plain bearing 5,076 psi -58°F / +262°F black 0,06-0,18

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