January 19, 2020

Auto repair, car servicing, Cars, Car accessories

Autonomous vehicles – update

There’s no doubt that self-driving vehicles are very much on their way, particularly as changes to the emissions regime make electric vehicles with these features more attractive to purchase. Tesla, for example, has had it’s Autopilot for years, and it constantly evolves with wireless updates, and with their vehicles holding residual value much more strongly […]

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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.