61838.M.C3 Single Row Deep Groove Ball Bearing is a type of bearing that is the most economical and commonly used ball bearing. Under normal operating conditions the grease initially packed into the bearing will provide long trouble-free service. These bearings can sustain both radial thrust loads in any direction and perform well over a wide speed range. This bearing has a Machined brass cage, rolling element centred – denoted by the suffix M. C3 = this bearing has a Radial internal clearance greater than normal (to allow for heat expansion).
Used widely in Transmissions, other typical applications include; Manufacturing, Agricultural & Pumps, Marine & Shipping, General Engineering. For a step-by-step guide to measuring a bearing click here. If you need any expert advice on which bearing to select or any other queries then please don’t hesitate to contact us.