Bearing housing and Shaft Sizing

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Standard FIBERGLIDE® journal bearings (CJS/CJT/CJM/CJH/SJR Type) are installed into the housing bore using a press fit. Recommended housing bores should be held to the tolerance shown to insure the proper fit and size.

The LJS Type bearing is hand slip fit into its recommended housing bore to provide optimum fit-up. CJS/CJT/CJM/CJH types can also be provided for slip fits on special order.

RBC Transport Dynamics offers a special service to properly size housing and shaft for each new application. Contact RBC Transport Dynamics Engineering Department for details.