UCP/NP Pillow Block is a bearing unit which is and designed for radial loads acting in the direction of the support surface (as opposed to 2 and 4 Bolt Flange Units). They are also known as Plumber Block Bearings. These units have the shaft running parallel to the mounting surface.
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