Spherical Roller Bearings

Spherical roller bearings

Spherical roller bearings are equipped with an outer ring with a spherical raceway

surface and an inner ring which holds two rows of barrel shaped rolling elements,

spherical roller bearings are able to adjust center alignment to handle inclination of the

axle or shaft. There are varieties of bearing types that differ according to internal

design. Spherical roller bearings include as type equipped with an inner ring with a

tapered bore. The bearing can easily be mounted on a shaft by means of an adapter

or withdrawal sleeve. The bearing is capable of supporting heavy loads, and is

therefore, often used in industrial machinery. Gages for these bearings are of both

steel and brass depending on the applications.