A P P L I C A T I O N S


P R O D U K T Ü B E R S I C H T


P R O D U K T Ü B E R S I C H T

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plain bearing

  rolling bearing

Overall length

worse

better

Size: Outside dia.

better

worse

Friction when starting

worse

better

Friction at medium speed

equal

equal

Friction at high speed

better

worse

Frequency of lubrication

worse

worse

Sensitivity to dirt

better

worse

Sensitivity to shock

better

worse

Noise level

better

worse

Vibration

better

worse

Development cost

worse

worse

Cost for split bearings

worse

worse

Life

better

worse

Comparison between plain and rolling bearings