Cam followers, also called stud type track rollers, are special roller bearings that are mainly used to follow tracks or cams and are used in a wide range of applications in linear motion systems. We often see cam followers in conveyors and industrial transmission lines, such as in the food and beverage industry, the plastics manufacturing industry, the glass manufacturing industry, and others. As one of cam followers manufacturers, we will try our best to meet customers' needs.
How to Choose the Ideal Cam Follower?
The following factors can be considered.
the operating environment, such as the operational requirements of your equipment
speed of operation and maintenance, the stability of the equipment is one of the main objectives to be pursued.
ease of installation.
Choosing the right cam followers will help to ensure that your equipment runs consistently, accurately and efficiently, thus avoiding downtime, saving labour requirements and reducing costs.
Cam Followers Types
Various Structures of CAM FOLLOWERS (various designs and variants)
1. Roller element: needle roller or cylindrical roller
2. Cage: with or without cage
3. Eccentric sleeve: with or without eccentric sleeve
With the combination of the above different structures, THB can provide you with the following models:
Size Range of THB Cam Followers
The size range of KRV is: inner diameter 6-30mm, outer diameter 16-90mm, width 12.2-37mm
The size range of NUKR/PWKR is: inner diameter 16-30mm, outer diameter 35-90mm, width 19.6-37mm
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Technical Information of THB Cam Followers
THB cam follower has been filled with lithium-based grease and can be re-lubricated through the special oil hole for the bolt shaft. Equivalent grease can be used for re-lubrication.
THB can also provide targeted lubrication programs, if necessary, please contact the THB technical department
Limited by the grease and sealing material, the KR, KRV, and KRE series are suitable for an operating temperature range of -30 °C to +100 °C
Cam followers have seals on both sides. For the sealing form, please refer to the corresponding parameter table.
Seal model description:
|2RS||Lip seal on both sides of the yoke type track roller.|
|2Z||Metal shield on both sides of the track roller bearing.|
|2RSR||Radical contact lip seal on both sides of the yoke type track roller bearing.|
|2ZL||Sealing shield with lamellar rings on both sides of the track roller bearing.|