Category Archives: Cost Savings

Reduce Maintenance Costs with NSK Sealing Options for Ball Screws

Proper ball screw lubrication is an essential component to ensure precise operation and long-term product life. Constant lubrication between the ball bearings and raceways are needed for smooth and accurate operation to reduce heat generation and prevent premature ball screw fatigue. Special seal designs are available to retain lubrication and reduce the environmental impact. Continue reading

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NSK responds to MRO demand by offering larger size NSK HPS Series Spherical Roller Bearings

Industrial production increased 0.6 percent in June primarily related to vehicle manufacturing and mining sectors experiencing small increases in production.  June was forecasted to only achieve 0.4 percent increase; therefore, economists are hopeful that second half of 2016 will experience … Continue reading

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NSK increased Bearing Performance and saved Cement Manufacturer more than $200,000!

Contamination is a leading cause of bearing failure.  Heavy industrial applications are susceptible to even higher levels of contamination compared to others.  In order to combat against contamination and improve bearing performance, NSK applied AIP to suggest product changes that … Continue reading

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NSK’s NH Series Linear Guide Increases Throughput for Automotive Supplier

An automotive supplier, who produces aluminum transmission housings, was experiencing issues with its transmission leak testing equipment.  The facility was experiencing a 20% failure rate once its transmission housing reached the test phase. When a failure occurred, a new test … Continue reading

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BEVERAGE BOTTLER SAVES MORE THAN $10,000 WITH NSK SOLUTION

As the FDA passes more laws focused on benefiting the health and welfare of its consumers, the Food & Beverage industry must adapt.  In 2015, four major issues were at the forefront: Ban on partially hydrogenated oils New 2015 Dietary … Continue reading

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NSK Rolls Out NH-NS Series Linear Guides and Bakery Save Dough

A bakery was experiencing linear failures every three weeks on their band cutter machines.  The previous supplier’s linear guides were under-performing and causing excessive maintenance, downtime and lost production.  NSK recommended the NEW   NH-NS Series Linear Guides with food … Continue reading

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