March 30, 2020

Auto repair, car servicing, Cars, Car accessories

Checking your tyre pressures

There comes a time when we all need to visit the petrol station or get out the tyre inflation pump to check the tyre pressures on our car. Many people only do this when they notice the tyre is flat, but really this should be done on a weekly basis. This not only means that […]



Cylindrical roller bearings

In contrast to ball bearings, cylindrical roller bearings use cylinders as the rolling part. This can help to distribute a load more evenly, as the roller will have more contact with the outer ring. They can be used to achieve high speeds and are most often used in engineering.

You can buy cylindrical roller bearings online, selecting anything from budget options upwards. Take note of the bore and its size so you know you are buying a bearing with the right dimensions. You should also know the inside diameter, outside diameter, width and whether the bearing should have a snap ring.