Kingsbury hydrodynamic, tilting pad thrust bearings, in flooded lubrication or directed lubrication styles, are used in high speed turbine, generator, compressor and gear drive applications.
Kingsbury thrust products run the gamut from budget-friendly fixed profile bearings for less demanding applications to advanced LEG directed lubrication technology for high speed machinery.
Further Test Results of the Leading-Edge Groove (LEG) Tilting Pad Thrust Bearing
Evaluation of a High Speed, Light Load, Phenomenon in Tilting Pad Thrust Bearings
Measured Temperature Characteristics of 152 mm Diameter Pivoted Shoe Journal Bearings with Flooded Lubrication
*Kingsbury, co-inventor of the tilting pad bearing, maintains its technical leadership in tilting pad bearings by continuing research.
Hydrodynamic Fixed or Tilting-Pad Thrust Bearings