Adjustable Spacer Rings; Eliminate Shimming
Product Announcement from Temper Corporation
Simplify and lower the cost of your bearing assemblies by using Temper® Load Rings, adjustable spacer rings which eliminate shimming and use of ground spacers. They can be engineered and fabricated to optimize bearing performance.
Temper Load Rings are adjustable spacer rings with a typical ability to absorb up to .070 inches of axial tolerances.
These spacers eliminate the need for selective shimming or ground spacers to achieve precision fits with assemblies, particularly with tapered roller bearings.
Temper Load Rings are available in the range from 1/2 inch to over 60 inches in diameter and ring capacities from 50 pounds to more than 250,000 pounds axial compression force.
Bearing adjustments can be set to an accuracy of +/ - .001 inch. Specific settings and pre-loads can be achieved within seconds with simple assembly procedures.
Temper Load Rings provide a simple and easy solution for adjusting industry standard and custom bearings including tapered rolling bearings, ball bearings, angular contact ball bearings and others.
Installation is quick and accurate using standard tools, gages, or automated assembly equipment; all of which are provided by Temper Corporation.
These adjustable spacers are designed to fit the housing or the shafts of most assemblies. They can be located between or behind the bearings depending on the product configuration.
Call Temper Corporation engineering at 518-853-3467 for application assistance.
Applications include gear reducers/ boxes, electric motors, hydraulic pumps, wheel ends, lawn and garden equipment, earth moving and construction equipment, forklifts, and many other types of equipment.
544 Persse Road
PO Box 1127
Fonda, NY 12068
Phone:(518) 853-3467 Fax:(518) 853-4092