Industrial Bearings

While most bearing manufacturers claim to produce special bearings for industrial applications, their lead times and minimum quantity requirements state otherwise. NES’s a la carte offerings of a variety of ring and rolling element materials, heat treatment options, cage design and material choices and specialty lubricants and coatings allow our bearing designers to create the perfect solution for each customer's unique industrial application conditions. Furthermore, lead times as short as four weeks are possible on custom-designed and manufactured products, with no minimum quantity.

Unique Solutions for Unique Applications

NES can provide solutions with high quality US-manufactured products up to ABEC or RBEC 7, for the following applications and challenges:

  • Magnet bearing system back-up or touch-down bearings
  • Low friction racing transmissions
  • High speed applications
  • Extreme corrosion and chemical resistance
  • Ultra high temperature applications
  • Lube free – dry running bearings
  • Sour gas applications
  • Electrically insulated bearings
Components HR3

Specialty Ring Materials

  • 52100
  • M50
  • M50Nil
  • 440C
  • Cronidur 30
  • XD15NW
  • Pyrowear 675

Specialty Coatings

  • Molybdenum Disulfide
  • Dicronite™
  • Thin-Dense Chrome (TDC)
  • Titanium Carbide (TiC)
  • Nickel
  • Zinc
  • Silver
  • Balinit® C

Specialty Rolling Elements

  • 52100
  • M50
  • 440C
  • Silicon Nitride (Ceramic)

Specialty Cages

  • Steel
  • Bronze
  • Silver Plated Steel or Bronze
  • Nylon
  • PEEK™
  • Vespel™
  • Torlon™
  • Armalon
  • Phenolic