August 8, 2020

Auto repair, car servicing, Cars, Car accessories

Is your Sat Nav a good substitute for your map book?

The majority of mid to high end new cars are fitted with a satellite navigation system as standard. These can range from a very basic one to a more sophisticated version that will allow you to enter your vehicle dimensions. Many people rely on their in-car system completely without thinking about having an overall view […]



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.