Plain bearings suitable for food industry
LM76 has introduced plain bearings that feature PTFE polymers, ceramic, and specialty composites for linear and rotary applications. They are chemically resistant and are FDA/USDA compliant. The bearings can be washed down with water, high pressure steam and disinfectants.
Products include: “Washdown Rated” self lubricating PTFE bearings in 304 stainless steel shells in diameters from ¼ to 1.5 in. The FluidLine Linear Motion bearings, are self lubricating, low friction plain bearings that are designed for applications requiring FDA/USDA and 3A compliance.