5 Things You Didn’t Know About Bushings

Bushings offer a simple and effective way to dampen vibrations. As shown in the adjacent photo, they consist of a cylindrical sleeve with an exterior of rubber or rubber-like padding. You can place a part like a shaft or control … Read More

Do Pillow Block Bushings Require Lubrication?

If you’re thinking about buying a pillow block bushing, you might be wondering whether they require lubrication. Pillow block bushings are mountable bearings. Also known as plummer blocks, they are used to support a rotating shaft. You can place a … Read More

What Are Eccentric Bushings for Spring Plungers?

Spring plungers offer a simple and effective positioning solution for parts. Consisting of a spring and ball, they will apply pressure to the parts with which they are used. The enclosed spring will essentially push the ball or nose to … Read More

How to Choose Bushings: What You Should Know

Are you looking to buy bushings? Consisting of a cylindrical-shaped sleeve with a wall, they are commonly used to reduce noise and vibrations. A rod-shaped part, for instance, can be inserted through the center of a bushing. The bushing will … Read More