Thrust pad bearing

Thrust pad bearing

Equalizing thrust bearing with LEG


Pads number:4-pad,6-pads,8-pad,9-pad,11-pad,14-pad

Max Linear speed:120m/s

Max thrust load:300Tons


Compact design

Babbitt comply with Europe REACH requirements

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Thrust pad bearing Details

Hydrodynamic lubrication is a fundamental principle behind the operation of thrust pad bearings. Unlike other types of bearings that rely on physical contact between surfaces, thrust pad bearings utilize a thin film of lubricant to separate moving parts and reduce friction.

As the shaft rotates within the bearing assembly, it creates a pressure gradient within the lubricant. This pressure differential causes the lubricant to flow between the pads and the mating surfaces, forming a lubricating film that effectively separates them. This film of lubricant not only reduces friction but also helps dissipate heat generated during operation, preventing excessive wear and extending the lifespan of the bearing.

The effectiveness of hydrodynamic lubrication depends on factors such as the viscosity of the lubricant, the speed of rotation, and the load applied to the bearing. Proper selection of lubricant viscosity and regular maintenance of lubrication systems are essential to ensure optimal performance and prevent premature failure of thrust pad bearings.

Overall, hydrodynamic lubrication plays a crucial role in the smooth operation and longevity of thrust pad bearings, making them indispensable components in machinery subjected to high axial loads and demanding operating conditions.

About Us

Zhejiang BHS Journal Bearing Co., Ltd. is a professional Thrust pad bearing Manufacturers and Thrust pad bearing factory, has been focusing on slide bearing’s design, manufacture, experiment and fault diagnosis for many years, BHS has become an excellent supplier of solutions for sliding bearing systems in China.

The company has more than 50sets of precision CNC machining center, Babbitt alloy casting equipment, Babbitt alloy sprayer, heat treatment, and other equipment. The annual production capacity of 26,000 sets of slide bearings. Through continuous technological research, the company has the ability to manufacture various types of slide bearings.

Our company approved by ISO:9001-2015, ISO:14001-2015, ISO:45001-20018, Standardization Safty production Certificate, National High-Tech Enterprise certificate, Provincial High-Tech Enterprise certificate, Military supplier certificate and variety of patents 30 kinds.

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