The Fundamentals Of Anti-Friction Bearings
Learn about the fundamentals of anti-friction bearings, their designs and applications in this free online course.
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In this free online course The Fundamentals Of Anti-friction Bearings you will learn about anti-friction bearing components, and their designs and applications. But what are anti-friction bearings? Why are there so many different types? And why does every engineer need to know a little bit about them? The answers to all of these questions are in this course!
The course begins by describing the history of anti-friction bearings. It lists the different types of bearing lubrication, and bearing types (Thrust, Angular, Self-aligning). You'll learn about bearing theory (Friction, Loads), bearing components, and compare ball and roller bearings.
Humans have been using anti-friction bearings (rolling contact bearings) for thousands of years. In the modern world they are everywhere - cars, bicycles, motors and even kitchen drawers. As an engineer it's very important to know all about them. Start this course today - It is designed to teach you all about anti-friction bearings. Even if you already have some existing bearing knowledge, this course will serve as an efficient refresher. Hope to see you on the course!Start Course Now
Having completed this course you will be able to:
- Describe the history of anti-friction bearings
- Summarize bearing theory (Friction, Loads...etc)
- Describe bearing functions
- List the different types of bearing lubrication
- List bearing components
- Clarify the terminology associated with bearings
- Compare ball and roller bearings
- Discover bearing types (Thrust, Angular, Self-aligning...etc)
- Determine which bearing is suitable for which application
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