August 8, 2020

Auto repair, car servicing, Cars, Car accessories

Making sure you chose the correct type of tyre

When it comes to choosing tyres for our vehicles, many of us are baffled by the labelling system such as speed ratings and have no idea what quality tyre we need. We often don’t even know the size of the tyre let alone what range we won’t. Most garages will try and upsell you on […]



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.