Oilless Bearings

Basic Advantages of Oilless Bearings and Where to Get Them


In the industrial world, there are various types of bearings to choose from. The application or machinery that you are running, will dictate what bearing you purchase. Oilless bearings are manufactured from a material that incorporates its own lubrication in the form of powdered graphite.  These types of bearings are also known as self-lubricating bearings. As a result, there is no oil or external lubricant required for these bearings to operate at their best. Some of the basic advantages of making use of these types of bearings are as follows:

  • There is little to no extra lubrication required in order for the bearing to be functional.
  • Friction is well-managed by these bearings and resistance performance is good.
  • Mechanical accuracy can be ensured with the quick and effective response, and functioning of the bearing.
  • Oilless bearings can reduce mechanical vibration and reduce operation noise.

In many industries, this type of bearing is in demand. At Technoslide, we present a range of durable and reliable bearings to the market. Each of these is designed to offer a long service life and will certainly not let you down. At Technoslide, we have been serving the market since 1998. We design, manufacture and supply a range of composite self-lubricating bearings that we have absolute confidence in. Our head office is based in Gauteng and we currently present our products to various markets, including marine, petrochemical, mining, iron and steel, civil, automotive and materials handling.

We are an international concern with our focus on manufacturing our products according to strict ISO requirements. For the peace of mind of our clients, we ensure that our ISO certificates and BEE status are made available for perusal on our website.

When it comes to choosing bearings for your industry and the application that you are running, it is best to know precisely what you are looking for. If you are unsure, we always encourage clients to chat to us about their requirements and the demands of their industry, so that we can advise them on viable products and processes.

If you are looking for a range of oilless bearings that simply will not let you down, then Technoslide has just what you need. Take the time to chat to one of our knowledgeable consultants about our range of bearings and soon you will be provided with a product that perfectly manages the task at hand. At Technoslide, we are pioneers of technology and want nothing more than to provide you with a product and service that is effective, and offers value for money.