Forklift Mast Bearings for Withstanding Heavy Radial Loads
Forklifts are a type of machinery that is widely-used for projects that require lifting heavy loads. This machinery can be usually seen in construction sites warehouses and factories. They are widely used for the fact that it is very much versatile in lifting heavy and bulky loads.
The forklift has numerous attachments that can be used for added functions and enabling the use of forklift to be a lot faster and efficient. One of the important components of the forklift is the mast bearings. The mast bearings are especially designed with the aim of withstanding heavy radial loads when using forklifts in its various applications.
These bearings look much like heavy piece of outer rings. They serve as guides or rollers specifically for the carriage in the forklift’s mask channels. Its configuration is designed so that it fits perfectly the mast channel’s contour. On the other hand there are mast bearings which have outer rings that are cracked. This is to allow for the insertion of extra balls which can greatly increase the forklift’s load capacity.
ACME Has Everything When it Comes to Mast Bearings
When it comes to heavy radial loads, thrust loading is often present which often tends to cause misalignment. However, the internal construction of mast bearings makes works ideally in resisting the misalignment. Mast bearings also need three important attributes which are not always found together in many standard bearing.
These three attributes are described as for the outer ring to be very thick in order to take up heavy loads without distortion. Another is for the bearing to have both the inner and outer ring staying together. Last, the mast bearings have to have good seals since there are often many forklift trucks working in dirty environments.
Mast bearings from ACME are all designed according to the highest standards in this industry. It follows the three most important attributes and they are assured to be made from top quality materials. This way, you are guaranteed to a completely high quality material perfect to be used in your forklift truck.
We understand how important forklifts are in ensuring faster and efficient work done which is why it is their aim to provide you with high quality forklift parts such as mast bearings. With that being the case, you’ll find that ACME has for you a whole stock of most brands of mast bearings.
Acme Forklifts offers discount pricing on remanufactured forklift parts.
Furthermore, ACME can supply a variety of forklift mast bearings for a better option for you. They can understand how important it is that you use the right parts whether you are only lifting a few heavy loads or lifting an entire fleet. ACME makes sure that you have access to quality mast bearing brands. The brands available in ACME include:
- Allis Chalmers Forklift Parts and Accessories
- Clark Forklift Parts and Attachments
- Komatsu Forklift Parts and Attachments
- Yale Forklift Parts and Accessories
- Mitsubishi Forklift Parts and Attachments
- Nissan Forklift Parts and Accessories
- Toyota Forklift Parts and Accessories and others