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xiros® ball bearings: cost-effective, self-lubricating, maintenance-free

Plastic ball bearings from igus® are designed as alternatives to metal ball bearings. In most applications, xiros® bearings provide a longer service life. The self-lubricating, maintenance-free and lightweight material also provides a cost savings of up to 40 percent.


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Extended service life, maintenance-free, corrosion-resistant

Advantages of xiros® ball bearings at a glance

  • 100% self-lubricating and maintenance-free
  • Highly corrosion-resistant (washable)
  • Non-magnetic (when using glass or polymer balls)
  • Can be used from -148˚F to +302˚F
  • FDA-compliant
  • Lightweight – 60% lighter than metal
  • Shipping within 24-48 hours
  • No minimum order quantity
  • Calculable service life

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Radial deep groove ball bearings  
Radial deep groove ball bearings

Long service life

Self-lubricating

Maintenance-free

Low coefficients of friction

Non-magnetic (with glass or plastic balls)

High corrosion resistance

Radial deep groove ball bearings with flange  
Radial deep groove ball bearings with flange

Single-sided or double-sided flange

Low coefficients of friction

Self-lubricating

Maintenance-free

Non-magnetic (with glass or plastic balls)

High corrosion resistance

Axial ball bearings  
Axial ball bearings

Single row or double row bearing

Stainless steel balls or glass balls

Self-lubricating

Maintenance-free

Non-magnetic (with glass balls)

High corrosion resistance

Flange ball bearings  
Flange ball bearings

Fixed or pivoting version

Pivoting - for compensation of misalignment errors

Stainless steel balls or glass balls

Self-lubricating

Maintenance-free

Non-magnetic (with glass balls)

Pedestal-type ball bearings  
Pedestal-type ball bearings

Fixed or pivoting version

Easy to install

Stainless steel balls or glass balls

Self-lubricating

Maintenance-free

Non-magnetic (with glass balls)

Other types of ball bearings  
Other types of ball bearings

Slewing ring bearings, polymer ball transfer units and many more

For many applications

High corrosion resistance

Self-lubricating

Maintenance-free

Non-magnetic (with glass balls)

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More information on xiros® ball bearings:

Ball bearing news  
News 2018

Solve wear problems quickly.

Service life calculator, ball bearing  
Service life calculator

Simply enter application parameters and get the expected service life.

Test laboratory, ball bearings  
Tested!

In the dry-tech® test laboratory, the self-lubricating xiros® ball bearings are thoroughly tested.

Ball bearing structure  
xiros® ball bearings structure

More about design, types of construction, applications and development of xiros® plastic ball bearings.

Selected application examples

Insulator for syringe sets  
Chemical-resistant

The bearings must not contain any lubricant due to the sterile environment and must be highly resistant to chemicals.

Overview of applications  
Further applications

In a wide range of industries, solutions are technically improved and costs saved by the use of linear guides.

Consulting

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