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iglidur® A500, sleeve bearing, mm

  • The endurance runner at higher temperatures in the food sector
  • Compliant with EC directive 10/2011 EC
  • FDA-compliant
  • Temperature resistant from -100 °C to +250 °C
Product description
iglidur® A500 | The endurance runner at higher temperatures in the food sector
 
  • Compliant with EU regulation 10/2011
  • FDA-compliant
  • Temperature resistant from -100 °C to +250 °C
  • High chemical resistance
  • Lubrication- and maintenance-free
  • Standard range from stock
iglidur® A500 bearings are suitable for direct contact with foodstuffs. They exhibit an exceptionally good chemical resistance and are suitable for heavy-duty use in machinery for the food industry. Though iglidur® A500 is an extremely soft material, it possesses an excellent compressive strength even at high temperatures.
 
Typical application areas
 
Beverage industry
Food industry
Medical technology
 
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Industry solutions
 
 
When to use it?
  • When FDA-compliance is required
  • When high chemical resistance is required
  • When good abrasion resistance is required
  • Temperature resistant from -100 °C to +250 °C
When not to use it?
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Tolerances and measurement system
The installation dimensions and tolerances of iglidur® plain bearings are a function of the material and wall thicknesses. For each material, the moisture absorption and the thermal expansion are decisive factors. Plain bearings with low moisture absorption can be designed with a minimal bearing clearance. The rule for wall thickness: the thicker the wall of the bearings, the larger the clearances must be.
Testing methods
 
Assembly
iglidur® plain bearings are press-fit bearings. The inner diameter adjusts only after press-fitting in the correctly toleranced housing. The press-fit excess dimension can be up to 2% of the inner diameter. This ensures the secure press-fitting of the bearing. Axial or radial movement in the housing are prevented this way.
iglidur® - assembling, gluing, machining
 
Certificates and standards
RoHS compliant<br>According to 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2)
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