Lug vs. Lugless Bearings: How Do They Compare?

Posted by Bradley Irwin on January 20, 2017

Your engine bearings are going to have a major impact on the performance of your engine. Because of this, you should make sure that you choose the appropriate bearings for your engine.

There are plenty of different choices available to you. One of the things you’ll have to think about is whether you would prefer lug or lugless bearings.

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Bearings In The News – January 2017

Posted by Bradley Irwin on January 13, 2017

This month we are featuring two articles: “Sikorksy S-92 Tail Rotor Failure Blamed On Bearing” and “Replacing Damaged Rubber Bearings Of Concrete Bridge”.

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An Overview of PEER Bearing Company

Posted by Bradley Irwin on January 6, 2017

PEER Bearing Company is a specialty company that focuses on the manufacture and supply of ball and roller bearings.

Established in 1941 as the Archer Bearing, the organization was renamed to PEER Bearing in 1961.

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An Overview of Maurey Manufacturing Corporation

Posted by Bradley Irwin on December 23, 2016

Maurey Manufacturing Corporation was created in the year 1917 by Eugene Maurey, Sr.. It was first called Up-To-Date Machine Works. They took on the name Maurey Manufacturing Corporation in 1933 in Chicago.

Since the company began, they have been at the forefront of a number of industries and have directly contributed to a lot to the industry.

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The History Behind The Timken House In San Diego

Posted by Bradley Irwin on December 16, 2016

Instead of the usual article on bearings or bearing companies, I thought I would mix it up a little bit today, offering some history stemming from and running alongside The Timken Company. Mr. Timken influenced more than just his business.

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Bearings In The News – December 2016

Posted by Bradley Irwin on December 9, 2016

This month we are featuring two articles: “NBC Bearings Rolls Out Capacity Expansion Plan” and “Bearings Market Size is forecast to reach $142 billion by 2022”.

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Tips For Checking Your Trailer Wheel Bearings

Posted by Bradley Irwin on December 2, 2016

In the global marketplace for trailers, many people get wrapped up in the dizzying array of sizes, options, amenities and storage space that compete for the consumer’s dollars.

However, owning and operating a trailer is not a simple task, as anyone who has owned one can attest to.

Simply attaching a trailer to a vehicle powerful enough to haul it (and making that vehicle ready to haul it at all) can be an ordeal for those who are not mechanically inclined, while the task of attaching a big rig truck to a tractor trailer is definitely a job for professionals.

Still, many people can and do attach smaller, less world shaking trailers to any number of vehicles.

But trailer maintenance is a thing almost all trailer owners will have to do eventually, not just for the safety of their investment, but for the safety of everybody on the road with their trailer.

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