Bearing Test Rigs

NES offers bearing and application support to solve complex bearing design and bearing test conditions. Whether a new or existing design, give the bearing the respect it deserves and contact us to aid in proper bearing selection. Our support for new equipment can significantly help to improve manufacturing reliability.

Large Bearing Test Rig

Load Capacity: Radial Load 175,000 lbs
Axial Load – 0
Speed Range: 15-130 rpm
Number of Rigs: 1
Bearing Capacity: 4
Test Methodology: Classical or Sudden Death
Data Acquired: Temperature, Vibration
Bearing Type: Tapered, Spherical, Ball
Size Range: 11″ OD
Lubrication: Grease
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JDS Wheel Hub Rig

Load Capacity:Radial Load 3,500 lbs
Axial Load – 2,000lbs
Moment 16,500 lb-in
Speed Range:180-2,000 rpm
Number of Rigs:8
Bearing Capacity:16
Test Methodology:Classical or Sudden Death
Data Acquired:Temperature, Vibration
Bearing Type:Tapered Roller, Deep Groove Ball
Size Range:2-5″ OD
Lubrication:Grease

AOS Small Bearing Rig

Load Capacity:Radial Load 2,000 lbs
Axial Load – 0
Speed Range:400-4,000 rpm
Operating Temp.:500 F
Number of Rigs:3
Bearing Capacity:12
Test Methodology:Classical or Sudden Death
Data Acquired:Temperature
Bearing Type:Ball, Radial Ball, Deep Groove
Size Range:0-4″ OD
Lubrication:Grease
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Pillowblock Test Rig

Load Capacity:Radial Load 5,000 lbs
Axial Load – 0
Speed Range:400-2,250 rpm
Number of Rigs:1
Bearing Capacity:8
Test Methodology:Classical or Sudden Death
Data Acquired:Temperature
Bearing Type:Insert Bearing
Size Range:2-4″ OD
Lubrication:Grease

NES Generation I

Load Capacity:Radial Load 60,000 lbs
Axial Load – 30,000 lbs
Speed Range:500-2,250 rpm
Number of Rigs:6
Bearing Capacity:24
Test Methodology:Classical or Sudden Death
Data Acquired:Temperature, Vibration
Bearing Type:Tapered, Spherical, Cylindrical Roller Bearing, Deep Groove Ball
Size Range:3-6″ OD
Lubrication:Grease / Oil
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NES Generation II

Load Capacity:Radial Load 100,000 lbs
Axial Load – 60,000 lbs
Speed Range:400-2,250 rpm
Number of Rigs:4
Bearing Capacity:16
Test Methodology:Classical or Sudden Death
Data Acquired:Temperature, Vibration
Bearing Type:Tapered, Spherical, Cylindrical Roller Bearing, Deep Groove Ball
Size Range:5-10″ OD
Lubrication:Grease / Oil
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NES Generation III

Load Capacity:Radial Load 100,000 lbs
Axial Load – 60,000 lbs
Speed Range:400-2,250 rpm
Number of Rigs:4
Bearing Capacity:16
Test Methodology:Classical or Sudden Death
Data Acquired:Temperature, Vibration
Bearing Type:Tapered, Spherical, Cylindrical Roller Bearing, Deep Groove Ball
Size Range:3-7-1/4″ OD
Lubrication:Grease / Oil

NVY Generation I

Load Capacity:Radial Load 4,700 lbs
Axial Load – 30,000 lbs
Speed Range:800-16,000 rpm
Number of Rigs:1
Bearing Capacity:4
Test Methodology:Classical or Sudden Death
Data Acquired:Oil flow, Temperature, Proximity Sensor, RPM Sensor
Bearing Type:Cylindrical Roller, Ball
Size Range:0-5″ OD
Lubrication:Grease / Oil
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NVY Generation II

Load Capacity: Radial Load 4,700 lbs
Axial Load – 30,000 lbs
Speed Range: 800-16,000 rpm
Number of Rigs: 1
Bearing Capacity: 4
Test Methodology: Classical or Sudden Death
Data Acquired: Oil flow, Temperature, Proximity Sensor, RPM Sensor
Bearing Type: Cylindrical Roller, Ball
Size Range: 0-5″ OD
Lubrication: Grease / Oil