Introduction to Bearings
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Introduction to Bearings

Martech
Updated Jul 23, 2024

What you'll learn

  • How to explain the basic concepts behind the use of bearings
  • How to describe their mechanical functions, loading forces, common lubricants, main classifications, and the types of friction they encounter.
Course Description

 After this lesson, you will be able to explain the basic concepts behind the use of bearings. In addition, you’ll be able to describe their mechanical functions, loading forces, common lubricants, main classifications, and the types of friction they encounter.

• Describe the types of friction forces that affect bearings

• Explain the basic mechanical functions of bearings

• Describe the loading forces affecting bearings

• Explain types of lubricants used in bearings

• Identify the two main categories of bearings