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Oilite Bushes

Acorn offer a range of oil impregnated sintered bronze bushes including the following Oilite Bushes - available in both metric and imperial sizes:

  • Oilite Plain Bushes
  • Oilite Flanged Bushes
  • Oilite Thrust washers
  • Solid Oilite bars
  • Cored Oilite bars
  • Oilite plates

In addition to the Oilite range, Acorn offer SKF’s range of bushings:

Solid Bronze Bushings

The traditional, robust bushing material.

Features & Benefits of Solid Bronze Bushings

  • Insensitive to dirty environments
  • Resistant to shock loads and vibrations at low speeds
  • The possibility to operate with lower shaft finishes
  • Good resistance to corrosive contaminants
  • Equipped with grooves to retain lubricant

Applications of Solid Bronze Bushings

  • Construction machinery
  • Transport equipment
  • Pulp & papermaking machinery
  • Offshore equipment

Sintered Bronze Bushings

Oil impregnation enables very high sliding velocity.

Features & Benefits of Sintered Bronze Bushings

  • Very high sliding velocity
  • Lubrication free
  • Maintenance–free operation
  • Good frictional properties

Applications of Sintered Bronze Bushings

  • Electrical equipment
  • Household equipment
  • Printing machinery
  • Machine tools

Wrapped Bronze Bushings

Excellent in dirty environments due to lubrication pockets

Features & Benefits of Wrapped Bronze Bushings

  • Insensitive to contaminated environments
  • Resistant to shock loads and vibrations at slow speeds
  • Good resistance to corrosive contaminants

Applications of Wrapped Bronze Bushings

  • Agricultural machinery
  • Hoisting equipment
  • Construction machinery
  • Forestry machinery

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For help in identifying the correct bushing for your application please contact your nearest Acorn branch where our highly knowledgeable and experienced sales team are waiting to assist.


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