Large-Size Thrust Bearing for Mining Industry

(Central America)

Customer requirements:

  • Replacement solution for a special bearing for high thrust loads and low speeds

NKE solution:

  • Full complement thrust ball bearing with 3-segment outer and inner rings (instead of 6 segments in the original design)
  • Outer diameter: 2,540 mm

Advantages:

  • Easier mounting 
  • Higher load rating and rigidity