Bearing Metals

By: Northern Smelters Pty Ltd  14-Oct-2011
Keywords: Bearing Metals


BEARING METALS - Also known as Babbitt Metal, Britannia Metal, White-metal

·         A: Highly ductile bearing metal, fatigue resistant, used to take heavy loads at high speeds and for massive bearings and large con-rod bearings not subjected to shock. Also used to set knife guides for sawmills.

·         A1: Special tin-based bearing alloy for use in crushers. Used for heavy duty quarry and metallurgical crushers.

·         AR:Best quality whitemetal for heavy-duty, shock-loaded conditions.

·         400: Highly ductile and corrosion resistant underwater bearing  metal.

·         No.4: Lead-based lower cost bearing alloy - used in windmills.

Other grades made to customer specification.

Keywords: Bearing Metals

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