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HPF

Fiber Reinforced Composite Bearings with PTFE Tape Liner
GGB HPF filament wound thrust washers and thrust bearings
GGB HPF filament wound bearing segment with PTFE
GGB HPF filament wound sliding plates with PTFE
GGB HPF Filament wound sliding plates for hydropower applications
GGB HPF fiber reinforced composite plain bearings 

Product's benefits

  • One Piece Compact design
    One Piece Compact Design
  • Material is suitable for continuous sliding, rotating and oscillating movement
    Suitable for Continuous Sliding, Rotating and Oscillating Movement
  • Material allows for simple assembly
    Simple assembly
  • Material eliminates/reduces maintenance
    Maintenance Free Operation
  • Material performs well under lubricated operation
    Lubricated operation
  • Material withstands high loads
    High Load Capacity
  • Material helps extend application's service life
    Extended service life
  • Material operates well in dry environment
    Dry operation

Characteristics

  • Proprietary filled PTFE tape machinable liner
  • Designed for hydropower applications
  • Machinable bearing surface
  • High load capacity
  • Excellent shock and edge loading capacity
  • Low friction, superior wear rate and bearing life
  • Excellent corrosion resistance
  • Dimensionally stable - very low water absorption, low swelling
  • Environmentally friendly
 
AVAILABILITY

Bearing forms available in standard dimensions

  • Plain cylindrical bushes
  • Sliding plates

Bearing forms made to order: cylindrical bushes with non-standard dimensions, customized bearing designs

Composition

Composite Material 

Proprietary filled PTFE tape liner with
0.38 mm standard thickness (0.76 mm available on request for machining) + continuous wound fiberglass encapsulated in a high temperature epoxy resin

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