Radial ball bearing performance characteristics and main role

- May 23, 2018-

Radial ball bearings are mainly composed of an inner ring, an outer ring, and a cage with a precision ball. This type of bearing on the market today can use different structural designs to suit different applications. Because radial ball bearings have an internal diameter design feature, this type of bearing can be used in harsh environments and has a longer service life.


Not only that, special coatings can provide additional anti-corrosion capabilities for radial ball bearings. In addition, the special seal design can effectively improve the lubrication quality and avoid external contamination. Moreover, the particularity of the structural design makes the installation thereof very simple. Various seal rings and dust cover configurations are provided for different applications to better protect the internal components of the bearing and prevent the leakage of the lubricant. Bearings can be used in high speed, high precision applications.


As a user, we need to pay attention to some points to ensure that radial ball bearings can work reliably. First of all, we need to improve the quality of lubrication, control the oil pressure, temperature and flow, and strengthen oil filtration. The second is to select the fuel and lubricants that meet the regulations. In addition, in practical applications, the bearing surface and journal surface quality and geometry should be strictly guaranteed.


At the same time when installing, the radial ball bearing clearance also needs to be reasonably controlled to ensure its long-term stable operation. It is important to remember that in order to give full play to the bearings and maintain their proper performance for a long time, regular inspections and maintenance must be done. Through proper periodic inspections, early detection of failures and prevention of accidents are very important for improving productivity and economic efficiency.


In short, radial ball bearings are also a commonly used component in the modern industrial field. Especially in the process of mechanical operation, the existence of bearings is extremely important. In practical applications, the main function of the radial ball bearing is to support the mechanical rotating body, reduce the friction coefficient during its movement, and ensure its rotation accuracy.