Since 1941, Kaydon engineering experience and expertise has helped us solve some of the world’s most demanding bearing challenges. Kaydon’s exceptional engineering support provides our customers with problem-solving, application-specific custom and standard thin section ball bearings and slewing ring bearings.

High Quality Solutions

Kaydon solutions meet the most exacting specifications of a broad range of applications for the aerospace and defense, commercial aerospace, heavy equipment, industrial machinery, medical systems, mining, oil and gas, radar, renewable energy, robotics, and semiconductor manufacturing markets.

Kaydon bearings are manufactured in eight ISO 9001:2008 registered facilities around the world. Kaydon is committed to meeting the high levels of quality required by the industry and the markets they serve.

Thin Section Bearings

Kaydon leads the industry in the design and manufacture of precision thin section ball bearings. Kaydon applies Thinfinite® engineering experience and expertise to solve the world’s most unique bearing challenges. The Kaydon Reali-Slim® inch-standard bearing is one of the most widely used thin section bearings in the world. Kaydon Thinfinite® bearing solutions save weight, create space, reduce friction, increase design flexibility, and provide excellent running accuracy.

The Kaydon thin section bearing product line includes Reali-Slim® and Ultra-Slim®; Real-Slim TT® turntable; cross roller; four-point contact; and tapered roller bearing designs. Kaydon bearings are available in the industry’s largest variety of materials, separator options, cross sections, internal fit up choices, lubricants, corrosion resistance options, contact angles, and precision levels.

Slewing Ring Bearings

Kaydon also leads the industry in the design and manufacture of precision slewing ring bearings. Slewing ring bearings include four-point contact, eight-point contact, cross roller, three-row roller, and wire-race configurations. Kaydon Slewinfinite® slewing ring bearing solutions are ideal for: Optimal economy in a given envelope dimension, Heavy-duty applications requiring significant load-carrying capacity, Designs where precise positioning is critical and The unique requirements of wind turbines.

Kaydon’s slewing ring bearings offer Slewinfinite® solutions for the most demanding specifications in a wide range of applications. Choose from a variety of lines including: RK Series, HS Series, HT Series, MT Series, KH Series, XT Series, DT Series, XR Series, TR Series, WireX® wire-race bearings and Wind energy slewing ring bearings.

Kaydon Bearings is an SKF Group brand.

Get in touch for help and information

Our head office address:

9400 W 55th St, Merriam, KS 66203

Call for help:

(913) 428-2858