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Contact Pressure Bearing Whitepaper

Thank you for your interest in our latest white paper and please download, Calculating Maximum Contact Pressure on Heavily-loaded Journal Bearings.

The paper references the downloadable Bearing Pressure Calculator which accurately determines contact pressures for bronze bushings and steel shafts based on load diameter and bushing width. This calculator aids design decisions by providing a more accurate starting point than the more commonly used models. Please click on the links above to download the paper and the calculator.

If you have questions after reading the white paper or using the calculator, please call our engineers at 216-383-4046.