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SBC with GAR-MAX®

Sealed Fiber Reinforced Composite Bearings
GGB SBC Self-lubricating bearing housing with GAR-MAX bushes

Product's benefits

  • Material allows for simple assembly
    Simple assembly
  • Material helps reduce total system cost
    Reduced System Cost
  • Material eliminates/reduces maintenance
    Maintenance Free Operation
  • Material offers good wear resistance
    Increased Wear Resistance
  • 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

  • Self-lubricating bearings
  • High static load capacity
  • Excellence resistance to shock loading and misalignment
  • Very good friction and wear properties
  • Good chemical resistance
  • Sealed to exclude contaminates to offer extended service life
  • Environmentally friendly and eliminates need for automated grease system and grease
AVAILABILITY

Bearing forms made to order: GGB SBC with GAR-MAX® sealed assemblies with or without steel outer shell, customized bearing designs

Operating performance

SBC with GAR-MAX®
Dry Operation Very Good
Lubricated Operation Fair
Greased Operation Fair
Machinable Consult with Applications Engineer
RoHS Compliant Compliant
Standard Sizes Not-applicable
Application Excellence

Composition

  • Fiber Reinforced Composite Material
    with Seals 
  • GAR-MAX® bearing sealed to exclude
    contaminates, steel outer shell optional

Technical specifications

  • General

    BEARING PROPERTIES Value Unit
    Maximum load, p
    - Static 210 30 000 N/mm2 psi
    - Dynamic 140 20 000 N/mm2 psi
    Operating Temperature
    - Min 93 200 °C °F
    - Max 104 220 °C °F
    Dry
    Maximum sliding speed, U 0.13 25 m/s fpm
    Maximum pU factor 1.05 30 000 N/mm² x m/s psi x fpm
    Recommendations
    Shaft surface roughness, Ra 0.15-0.40 6-16 µm µin
    Shaft surface hardness
    - Normal > 350 > 350 HB HB
    - For longer service life > 480 > 480 HB HB

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