OAV Air Bearing is pleased to announce the addition of I.B. Kracht as Distributor of all of Europe.
OAV Air Bearing New Distributor Announcement
Princeton, NJ, October 10, 2014 OAV Air Bearings – the leading manufacturer of the recently advanced frictionless air bearing technology – is pleased to announce the addition of I.B. Kracht as Distributor of all of Europe.
I.B. Kracht was founded in 1933 and specializes in sliding bearings, linear bearings, magnetic bearings and air bearings. With the addition of the OAV Air Bearing product line, I.B. Kracht can now extend their capability to be able to fit their customers with the ultimate precision, smooth motion, no maintenance, and high-repeatability solution.
OAV Air Bearing brings an Aerospace background to the design and manufacturing of precision porous air bearings. Because of this, OAV is very equipped to provide a solution which in many cases makes new technologies possible. OAV Air Bearings, made with 7075 Aircraft Quality Aluminum combined with special graphite, offer many benefits over traditional bearings:
Advantages of OAV Air Bearings over Contact Bearings
-Indefinite Operating Life
-No Maintenance Required
-No Heat Generation up to 140,000 RPM
-Can often replace conventional bearings
-More resistant to shock loads
-Operates over wide range of temperatures
-Resistance to Dirt
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