Ball bearings stand up to aggressive cleaning

Help processors maintain hygiene standards and extend equipment life

ABB Dodge Food Safe mounted ball bearings
ABB Dodge Food Safe mounted ball bearings

Sealed and lubricated for life, ABB Dodge Food Safe mounted ball bearings have an IP69 water protection rating, without the use of an end cover. They include a stainless-steel insert, a top coat that protects against corrosion and a smooth housing without a grease fitting. The sealing system has a stainless-steel flinger and four contact lip seals, while the ball retainer keeps grease in the compartments around the bearings’ rolling elements. The bearings come in a variety of housing styles, including pillow block, tapped base and flange.

Special Report: Essential tools for effective sanitation
Today’s food processors are faced with an ongoing labor shortage and pressure to increase production to meet market demands. That means less downtime for cleaning while adhering to strict food safety guidelines. How can a manufacturer overcome these hurdles to stay profitable?
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Special Report: Essential tools for effective sanitation