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Metal-Polymer Plain Bearings Grease Lubricated
GGB DX Grease-lubricated metal-polymer thrust plate for high loads
GGB DX plain bearings and DX cylindrical metal-polymer bushes
GGB DX Grease-lubricated metal-polymer special sliding plate
GGB DX plain bearings and DX cylindrical metal-polymer special bushes
GGB DX Grease-lubricated metal-polymer special bushing

Product's benefits

  • 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 helps reduce total system cost
    Reduced System Cost
  • Material helps reduce downtime which results in reduced labor costs
    Reduced Downtime and Labor Costs
  • Materials priced to fit their abilities
  • Material allows for compact design
    Common to One Piece Compact Design
  • Material performs well under lubricated operation
    Lubricated operation


  • DX marginally lubricated bushings for grease or oil lubricated applications
  • Standard parts contain grease indents in the sliding layer; plain sliding layer available by request
  • Optimum performance under relatively high loads and low speeds
  • Suitable for linear, oscillating and rotating movements
  • Wide range of parts available from stock

Bearing forms available in standard dimensions

  • Cylindrical bushes
  • Thrust washers
  • Sliding plates

Metric bearings and imperial bushings made to order: standard bushing forms in special dimensions, half-bushings, special shapes obtained by stamping, bearings with locating notches, lubricant holes and machined grooves, customized bushing designs


GGB retains the exclusive rights to market metal-polymer bearings designated DU® and DX®, which are protected under international trademark laws. Only GGB and its global network of distributors are authorized to market these products as such, so beware of counterfeits which are not produced to GGB´s exacting standards of quality and performance.


  • Metal-Polymer Composite Bushing Material
  • Steel Back + Porous Bronze Sinter +
    POM with Lubrication Indents

Client Testimonials

Cable-car Installations

Bearing Application for Ropeway

GGB DX bearings selected by Siemag for critical brake applications

Mining Hoist

Bearing Application for Mining Hoist

ggb bearings for ski lift applications

Ski Lift Balance

Bearing Applications for Ski Lifts

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