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White Paper - True Cost of Bearing Lubrication
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Plastic ball bearings
xiros plastic ball bearings from igus provide an economic alternative for many applications where using conventional metal ball bearings would be problematic. For example, in applications where the fo
xiros® plastic ball bearings