No corrosion, no lubrication, no maintenance

Bearing technology for the offshore industry

Wet linear guide and plain bearing

Polymer plain bearings

  • More than 45 materials from stock - the right material for every application
  • Available as a plain bearing, with flange or as thrust washer
  • Dimensions from Ø3 to 195mm
  • Predictable service life online

iglidur H370

  • Extremely long service life under water and high media resistance
  • Wear-resistant – especially under water

iglidur J

  • Over 250 sizes available from stock
  • Low wear with different shaft materials

iglidur H

  • Can be used under water
  • High resistance to temperature and chemicals

iglidur X

  • Universal chemical resistance
  • Very low moisture absorption

Plain bearings iglidur TX1

iglidur TX1

  • Up to 200MPa static and 140MPa dynamic
  • Good media resistance

Linear technology

Specially designed material combinations made from stainless steel and maintenance-free tribo-polymers

  • All stainless-steel components are 100% corrosion-resistant
  • Use of AISI 316Ti (1.4571) and AISI 304 (1.4301) stainless steel
  • Resistant to saltwater and harsh chemicals
  • Ready-to-install solutions from stock
  • Sliding elements made of iglidur J for underwater use

drylin W

  • Linear guides made of stainless steel
  • Available as single or double rail

drylin R

  • Linear round shaft guide systems made of stainless steel
  • 6 to 50mm diameter

drylin SHT

  • Stainless-steel lead screw linear system
  • Available in the installation sizes 1040 and 2080

Shaft wear test

Eight times longer service life due to the use of polymer plain bearings

To the test

The plain bearing test laboratory

More than 135 trillion test movements on 250m2 per year

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