Precision Bearings

Precision Bearings

A leader in the mechanical product manufacturing industry, EP GROUP features a wide selection of precision bearings, with custom and stock products available to suit any customer need. As with all of our other mechanical components, our bearings are compatible with many other EP products – if you have any questions on compatibility or corresponding parts, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. Our 50 years of experience allow us to expertly assist with any part selection issues you may have. In addition, we have full access to the RBC Bearings product and knowledge base, allowing us to pass on this additional benefit to you.

Bearing Product Offerings

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>> Precision Ball Bearings

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Available with or without flanges, in bores ranging from .040'' to 1.5''. Select from ABEC 1, 3 or 7 quality levels.

>> Cam Followers

Screw mounted cam followers come complete with lock washer and hex nut for easy installation. Outer diameters available up to 5/8'', with either ball bearings or bronze bearings.

>> Needle Bearing Cam Followers

EP offers universal, stud mounted needle bearing cam followers with outer diameters from ½'' to 1.5''.

>> Sleeve Bearings

Our sleeve bearings are available with or without flanges in several materials, including Bronze, Oil-Impregnated Bronze, and self-lubricating plastics.

>> Spherical Plain Bearings

Designed for use in applications where high loads are present and compensation for angular misalignment is required. Bores range from .19'' to .50''.

>> Spherical Rod Ends

These spherical bearings are mounted in threaded housings for ease of installation and adaptation. They are commonly used in linkages as they allow for misalignment. Bearing bores range from .19'' to .50''.

>> Thrust Bearings

Available as a ball supported bearings or thrust washers, EP offers parts in a range of materials and sizes.

>> Thin Section Ball Bearings

These thin ball bearings utilize a narrow profile to support diameters of 2.5 or 3 inches. Each size is available with angular, radial or 4-point ball contact. Races and balls are constructed from 52100 steel.


What Are the Specification Ranges for Your Bearings?

With many, many part numbers in stock, we are one of your best resources to get the bearing that you need, when you need it. Our stock ball bearings are available within the following ranges; certain custom options can be manufactured as well.

Bore - .040’’ to 1.5’’
Outside Diameter - .125’’ to 2.625’’
Grade - ABEC 1, 3, 7
Type - Shielded, Sealed, Open
Mounting - Plain, Flanged
Radial Load - Up to 3000 lbs

What Types of Bearings Do You Carry?

Our extensive inventory and custom capabilities allow us to carry all varieties of bearings, in materials such as 440 C stainless steel, 52100 steel, sintered bronze, and PTFE. Bearing options include, but aren’t limited to:

  • Sleeve Bearings
  • Ball Bearings
  • Cam Followers
  • Plain Bearings
  • Bearing Spacers
  • Precision Balls
  • Thrust Bearings
  • Thin Section Bearings
  • Rod Ends
  • Extended Inner Race Bearings
  • Linear Bearings

We can also offer full bearing and component assembly services.

What Are TyEPal Bearing Applications?

Our bearings are used in an enormous range of mechanical applications. Past customers have used our bearings in the following ways, just to name a few:

Control Systems (Sensor Drives) - Encoders, Potentiometers, Resolvers
Research/Quality - Gauges, Dials
- Gyroscopes, Motors
Manufacturing - Rollers, Slides