Specialty Product Technologies Datasheets for Plastic Bearings

Plastic bearings are used in wet and corrosive environments, clean environments, areas that are difficult to lubricate, and applications that require non-magnetic bearings.
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Product Name Notes
Straight Sleeve Bearing -- Type 1 Type 1 Thomson Nyliner bearings are plastic sleeve bearings with a carbon steel outer sleeve and a circumferential lubrication groove. Additionally, Type 1 plastic sleeve bearings can be supplied with...
Straight Sleeve Bearing -- Type 2 Type 2 Thomson Nyliner plastic sleeve bearings are similar to Type 1 bearings, except they lack the circumferential lubrication groove. Similarly, they have a carbon steel outer sleeve which can...
Straight Sleeve Bearing -- Type 3 Type 3 Thomson Nyliner plastic sleeve bearings are plain plastic sleeve bearings and do not come with an external steel sleeve. They also feature a circumferential lubrication groove and are...
Straight Sleeve Bearing -- Type 4 Type 4 Thomson Nyliner plastic sleeve bearings lack the external carbon steel sleeve and lubrication groove. They are available in diameters from 3/16” to 3".
Flanged Bearing -- Type 5 Type 5 bearings are plastic flange bearings and are available in diameters from 3/16” to 1-1/2” and 4mm to 25mm. Type 5 plastic flange bearings lack the anti-rotation key of...
Flanged Bearing -- Type 6 Type 6 plastic flange bearings are available in diameters from 3/16” to 1-1/2.” Additionally, Type 6 bearings feature an anti-rotation key to minimize axial motion. Type 6 plastic flange bearings...
Double Flanged Bearing -- Type 7 Type 7 snap in bearings are available in diameters from 1/8” to 3/4” for use with plates 0.04” to 0.135” in thickness and diameters from 3mm to 12mm for us...