Multi-Lobe Semi-Floating Bearings
Stability and Reliability
Waukesha Bearings provides uniquely engineered multi-lobe semi-floating bearings that improve stability and ensure long life and maximum reliability compared to conventional floating ring bearings.
Using proven technology, MLSF® bearings are designed to run at optimum temperatures with minimal vibrations, extending the life of the equipment and surrounding parts.
- Shaft sizes 13 mm (0.5″) and up
- Bearing L/D as needed
- Single bearings or cartridges
- Typically high dynamic loading – 4.8 MPa (700 psi)
- Temperatures up to 149°C (300°F), with higher temperature available
- Lubrication with multi-viscosity oils
- Various bronze grades available
- Smaller, high speed turbomachinery
- Turbochargers in large diesel or natural gas engines