Emerging New Technology for Industrial Elevator Buckets

Nylathane elevator buckets from 4B Components

While industrial elevator bucket designs have not changed significantly since the 1950s, the introduction of Nylathane™ by 4B Components brings new emerging technology to the industry for sand, aggregate, and cement applications. Combining Nylon 6 with elastomer, Nylathane™ material provides the ideal solution for elevator buckets in applications where impact tolerance and discharge efficiency of […]

Which Lubricant Should I Use for Ball Bearings?

types of ball bearing lubricant

Ball bearings are a crucial part of many machines and mechanical systems, from small appliances to large industrial machines. They allow for smooth and efficient movement by reducing friction between moving parts and enabling smooth operation. However, bearings can become damaged—or even fail prematurely—without proper ball bearing lubrication, leading to costly repairs and downtime. To […]