These units consist of a two piece heavy gauge steel housing which allows the ball bearing initial self-alignment. We have supplied a number of our customers with pillow block housings for ball bearing units made by MRC-Marlin-Rockwell, Fafnir, Sealmaster, SKF, New Departure, etc. and we use these pressed steel stampings with our bearing assemblies. The major ball bearing companies furnish housings in a light gauge steel because most of their applications are for light and steady loads.
These units consist of a two-piece heavy gauge steel housing which allows the ball bearings initial self-alignment. The housings listed below are standard and are dimensionally similar to those supplied by the leading ball bearing manufacturers. These parts are plated with Zinc and dipped in clear chromate to resist corrosion.