Limiting Speeds

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Limiting operating speed is dependent upon the materials used in construction and the internal design and finishing of the bearing.For Nice's standard selection of ball bearings the recommended speed limits are as follows:

Bearing Series
Limiting Speed
(rpm)
1600
5000
3000
2500
7500
5000
7600
5000
6900
5000
400
1200
5000
1200
500
1000
600
1000