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Shafting Precision Ground


Shafts - Idler
Shafts - Idler


Ready made precision ground idler shafts.

Internal grease hole can be accessed by drilling if required. Use with your idler pulleys. Can be used with the idler tensioners listed on this site or use in your own design.

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Rollers


Rollers - Durasoft - Shaft Mount - Black Neoprene
Rollers - Durasoft - Shaft Mount - Black Neoprene

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All Shaft Mount Durasoft Rollers

Used on conveyors, belt idlers, shock cushioners, stamping die part guides, supports etc.

Designed for use in machines and assembly operations where part movement and protection is needed. Durasoft rollers have a gentle but firm touch. Unique shape of holes adds to their soft but resilient nature.


Rollers - Durasoft - Shaft Mount - Coloured Urethane
Rollers - Durasoft - Shaft Mount - Coloured Urethane

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All Shaft Mount Durasoft Rollers

Used on conveyors, belt idlers, shock cushioners, stamping die part guides, supports etc.

Designed for use in machines and assembly operations where part movement and protection is needed. Durasoft rollers have a gentle but firm touch. Unique shape of holes adds to their soft but resilient nature. Blue colour may turn a shade of green when exposed to UV lighting.


Rollers - Solid - Shaft Mount - Black Neoprene
Rollers - Solid - Shaft Mount - Black Neoprene

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All Solid Shaft Mount Rollers

Used on conveyors, belt idlers, shock cushioners, stamping die part guides, supports etc.

Designed for use in machines and assembly operations where part movement and protection is needed.


Rollers - Solid - Shaft Mount - Coloured Urethane
Rollers - Solid - Shaft Mount - Coloured Urethane

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All Solid Shaft Mount Rollers

Used on conveyors, belt idlers, shock cushioners, stamping die part guides, supports etc.

Designed for use in machines and assembly operations where part movement and protection is needed. Blue colour may turn a shade of green when exposed to UV lighting.


Tensioners


Tensioner - Adjustable Screw
Tensioner - Adjustable Screw

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Uses a screw adjustment for positive precise tensioning.

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner.

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Tensioner - Drive - Single Adjusting - Shaft Mount
Tensioner - Drive - Single Adjusting - Shaft Mount

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Mounts on any free point of a fixed shaft allowing controlled tensioning around 360o.

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner.

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Tensioner - Fixed Angle
Tensioner - Fixed Angle

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Can be mounted on top of any flat surface to provide horizontal tenaioning.

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner.

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Tensioner - Fixed Flanged
Tensioner - Fixed Flanged

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Compact design allows mounting where space is limited.

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner.

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Tensioner - Horizontal Mount
Tensioner - Horizontal Mount

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Has 88.9mm travel and is mounted 90o to the length of the part. Both ends are tapped so the shaft can be threaded on either side of the tensioner.

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner. Hole is tapped to accept 38.1mm diameter idler shaft (ordered separately).

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Tensioner - Vertical Mount
Tensioner - Vertical Mount

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Has 88.9mm travel through the use of the vertical slot. Head is drilled and tapped to accept 38.1mm diameter idler shaft (ordered separately).

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner.

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Tensioner - Drive - Adjustable Angle
Tensioner - Drive - Adjustable Angle

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Fixed base with adjustable arm through 360o.

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner.

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Tensioner - Drive - Adjustable Flanged
Tensioner - Drive - Adjustable Flanged

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. With flanged base that can be mounted in a tight area.

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner. Rotating arm gives operator 360o controlled tensioning. Serrated teeth to prevent slippage once tightened.

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Pulleys Idler


Pulleys - Timing - Idler
Pulleys - Timing - Idler

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All Idler Pulleys

Complete with Needle Roller Bearing.

Can be used directly on shafts with a surface hardnes of RC 58 or higher. Can be run on hardened Inner Rings. See also Drive Tighteners. 12.7mm Bore models can be run directly on the drive tighteners.

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Tensioners


Tensioner - Heavy Duty - Type 2
Tensioner - Heavy Duty - Type 2

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Has 152.4mm travel through the use of the adjusting slots. Head is drilled and tapped to accept 50.8mm diameter idler shaft (ordered separately).

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner. Shaft is mounted to the side at 90o and is anchored by set screws.

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Tensioner - Heavy Duty - Type 3
Tensioner - Heavy Duty - Type 3

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Has 152.4mm travel through the use of the adjusting slots. Head is drilled and tapped to accept 50.8mm diameter idler shaft (ordered separately).

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner. Shaft is mounted straight out from face and anchored by set screws. Shaft is located in the centre of the tensioner between the adjusting slots.

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Tensioner - Heavy Duty - Type 4
Tensioner - Heavy Duty - Type 4

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Has 152.4mm travel through the use of the adjusting slots. Head is drilled and tapped to accept 50.8mm diameter idler shaft (ordered separately).

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner. Shaft is mounted straight out from face and anchored by set screws. Adjusting slots are parallel to each other.

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Tensioner - Drive - Double Adjust - Base Mount
Tensioner - Drive - Double Adjust - Base Mount

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All Tensioner Arms

Use with idler shafts and idler pulleys. Adjusting slot assists with precise adjustments.

Idler shaft and pulleys not included with tensioner. Rotating arm gives operator 360o controlled tensioning. Serrated teeth to prevent slippage once tightened.

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Chain and Sprockets Roller


Sprockets - Idler
Sprockets - Idler

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All Sprockets for Roller Chain

Complete with Needle Roller or Ball Bearings. 3.75mm to 25.4mm pitch.

Can be used directly on shafts with a surface hardnes of RC 58 or higher. Can be run on hardened Inner Rings. See also Drive Tighteners. 12.7mm Bore models can be run directly on the drive tighteners.

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Square Shaft




Shafting Aluminium


Shafting - Aluminium
Shafting - Aluminium

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All Shafting
All Aluminium Shafting

Drylin aluminium shafting is recommended for use with Igubal Drylin bearings or Frelon lined bearings only.

Material : AlMgSi 0.5 F22. Tolerance: h9 - h11. Roundness: DIN 1798. Straightness: DIN 1798. Hardness: 75HB. Surface: Hard anodised. Oxidisation (wear resistant Al. Oxide) Layer Thickness: Greater than 40um. Surface Hardness: 450-550 HV. Roughness: Ra Less than 0.5. Special Electrical Resistance: 4*1011 Ohm mm2/m. Chemical Resistance: ph between 2 and 9.


Shafting - Aluminium - Ceramic Coated
Shafting - Aluminium - Ceramic Coated

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All Shafting
All Aluminium Shafting

Recommended for use with Frelon Gold linear bearings. Aluminium 6061-T6 with ceramic coated finish. Ceramic coat has rockwell hardness of 70C. No magnetic and vibration reseistant.

Weld spatter, contaminants and paints will not stick. Do not use with ball bearings. Use with Frelon lined or similar plain bearings only. Shaft ends are not coated.

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Shafting - Aluminium - Ceramic Coated - Tapped
Shafting - Aluminium - Ceramic Coated - Tapped

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All Shafting
All Aluminium Shafting

Recommended for use with Frelon Gold linear bearings. Aluminium 6061-T6 with ceramic coated finish. Ceramic coat has rockwell hardness of 70C. No magnetic and vibration reseistant.

Weld spatter, contaminants and paints will not stick. Do not use with ball bearings. Use with Frelon lined or similar plain bearings only. Shaft ends are not coated.

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Shafting - Pipe - Aluminium
Shafting - Pipe - Aluminium

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All Pipe Shaft
All Metal Tube

Recommended for use with Igubal Drylin bearings only.

Material : AlMgSi 0.5 F22. Tolerance: h9 - h11. Roundness: DIN 1798. Straightness: DIN 1798. Hardness: 75HB. Surface: Hard anodised. Oxidisation (wear resistant Al. Oxide) Layer Thickness: Greater than 40um. Surface Hardness: 450-550 HV. Roughness: Ra Less than 0.5. Special Electrical Resistance: 4*1011 Ohm mm2/m. Chemical Resistance: Ph Greater than 2 and Less than 9.


Shafting - Supported - Pre-Drilled - Aluminium
Shafting - Supported - Pre-Drilled - Aluminium

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All Shafting
All Aluminium Shafting

For Drylin Bearings.

Material : AlMgSi 0.5 F22. Roundness: DIN 1798. Straightness: DIN 1798. Hardness: 75HB. Surface: Hard anodised. Oxidisation (wear resistant Al. Oxide) Layer Thickness: Greater than 40um. Surface Hardness: 450-550 HV. Roughness: Ra Less than 0.5. Spec. Electr. Resistance: 4*1011 Ohm mm2/m. Chemical Resistance: Ph Greater than 2 and less than 9.


Shafting General Purpose


Shafting - Carbon Steel - Keyed
Shafting - Carbon Steel - Keyed

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All Shafting
All Steel Shafting

Keyways are cut full length of each bar. Low carbon steel C1018. Good case hardening properties.

Diameter Tolerance +0.00/-0.051. Keyway Depth Tolerance +0.41/-0.00. Keyway Width Tolerance +0.05/-0.00. Unhardened carbon steel. Special order may be available for stainless steel, other diameters, other lengths. Please ask.


Shafting - Unground - Silver Steel
Shafting - Unground - Silver Steel

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All Metal Bar - Silver Steel and Drill Rod
All Drill Rod

Unhardened silversteel shafting for general purposes. Not suitable for precision bearings until machined to correct tolerances and hardened.

See also drill rod. Drill Rod.

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Shafting Precision Ground


Shafting - Ground - Precision - Chrome Plated
Shafting - Ground - Precision - Chrome Plated


Precision ground shafting. AISI C1060 and chrome plated for corrosion resistance. Case hardened and recommended for use with precision bearings. Ends are not plated.

Case hardened to 60-65 Rockwell C. Chrome plated for corrosion resistance.


Shafting - Ground - Precision - High Carbon Steel
Shafting - Ground - Precision - High Carbon Steel

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All Shafting
All Steel Shafting

Precision ground shafting. AISI C1060. Hardened and recommended for use with precision bearings.


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Shafting - Ground - Precision - Stainless 303 Grade
Shafting - Ground - Precision - Stainless 303 Grade

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All Shafting
All Stainless Shafting

Precision ground shafting.


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Shafting - Ground - Precision - Stainless 316 Grade
Shafting - Ground - Precision - Stainless 316 Grade

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All Shafting
All Stainless Shafting

Precision ground shafting.


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Shafting - Ground - Precision - Stainless 416 Grade Hardened
Shafting - Ground - Precision - Stainless 416 Grade Hardened

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All Shafting
All Stainless Shafting

Precision ground shafting. 416 grade. Hardened and recommended for use with precision bearings.


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Shafting - Ground - Precision - Stainless 420 Grade Hardened
Shafting - Ground - Precision - Stainless 420 Grade Hardened

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All Shafting
All Stainless Shafting

Precision ground shafting. 420 grade. Hardened and recommended for use with precision bearings.


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Shafting - Ground - Precision - Stainless 440C Grade Hardened
Shafting - Ground - Precision - Stainless 440C Grade Hardened

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All Shafting
All Stainless Shafting

Precision ground shafting. 440C grade. Hardened and recommended for use with precision bearings.


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Shafting - Ground - Precision - Titanium - Ti-Gr2-TA1
Shafting - Ground - Precision - Titanium - Ti-Gr2-TA1

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All Shafting
All Titanium Shafting

CP2 Commercially Pure Titanium Grade 2. Tensile Strength 35.2 kgf/mm2. Yield Strength 28.2 kgf/mm2. Elongation 20 Percent.

Commercially pure for general industrial corrosion applications. UNS R50400. Widely used in power generation, chemical processing, aerospace and medical applications. Composition Percentage: Al 0, V 0, N 0.03, C 0.08, H 0.015, Fe 0.3, O 0.25, Ti Balance.

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Shafting - Ground - Precision - Titanium - Ti-Gr5 - TC4
Shafting - Ground - Precision - Titanium - Ti-Gr5 - TC4

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All Shafting
All Titanium Shafting

Used in critical aircraft structural components. UNS R56400. Composition Percentage: Al 5.5-6.75, V 3.5-4.5, N 0.05, C 0.08, H 0.015, Fe 0.40, O 0.2, Ti Balance. Grade 5 6Al-4V is a high strength titanium alloy. Tensile Strength 91.5kgf / mm2. Yield Strength 84.5kgf / mm2. Elongation 10 Percent.

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Shafting - Pre Drilled and Tapped - High Carbon Steel
Shafting - Pre Drilled and Tapped - High Carbon Steel

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All Shafting
All Steel Shafting

For use with rail supports and open linear bearings

Straightness: 0.1 mm / mtr.


Shafting - Pre Drilled and Tapped - Stainless Steel Steel
Shafting - Pre Drilled and Tapped - Stainless Steel Steel

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All Shafting
All Stainless Shafting

For use with rail supports and open linear bearings



Shafts - Pinion
Shafts - Pinion




Shafting General Purpose


Shafts - Flexible - Panel Mount - Cased
Shafts - Flexible - Panel Mount - Cased

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All Flexible Panel Mount Shaft

See PDF file at bottom of internet page for Performance Data.

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Shafts - Flexible - Panel Mount - Open
Shafts - Flexible - Panel Mount - Open

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All Flexible Panel Mount Shaft

See PDF file at bottom of internet page for Performance Data.

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Flexible Shaft


Shafts - Flexible - Coupling Ends - Open - Mild Steel
Shafts - Flexible - Coupling Ends - Open - Mild Steel

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All Coupling End Flexible Shaft

Flexible shafting with coupling ends ready to attach to a fixed shaft.

1.7 and 2.5mm cable diameters can be operated manually at 62mm bend radius with torsional break strength of 0.62 N.m. 3.3F shaft has a greater degree of flexibility than standard 3.3mm. 3.3F shaft can be used in dynamic mode if shaft isshortened to approximately 50mm.

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Splined Shafts and Bushes


Splined Shafts - Stainless Steel
Splined Shafts - Stainless Steel


Externally splined shafting. Bushes not included. Match with same size splined bushes.

Match bushes and shafts by Major Diameter. Steel on Steel is not meant for sliding applications. Steel on Bronze is OK for intermittent sliding under load.


Shafting General Purpose


Rod - Drill Blanks
Rod - Drill Blanks

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All Silver Steel Drill Blanks
All Drill Rod

Made of hardened high speed steel.

Useful for turning and boring tools, constructing pins, hinge pins, arbors, pin gauges, dowels, preforating punchs. Can also be ground to make special cutting tools such as mills, spotfaces, angle or radii cutters, etc.


Rod - Drill - General
Rod - Drill - General

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All Metal Bar - Silver Steel and Drill Rod
All Drill Rod

For punches dies and high strength machine parts. Unhardened - requires heat treatment.

Chrome vanadium alloy with unfinished ends. Requires heat treating to harden. Small diameters may not be perfectly straight. Heat treating by air, water or oil.

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Shafting Precision Ground


Rail Supports - Without Shaft
Rail Supports - Without Shaft

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All Shaft Supports

For mounting of linear shafting.

Shafting sold separately. Support is made from aluminium.

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Rail Supports - With Shaft
Rail Supports - With Shaft

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All Shaft Supports

Includes linear shafting.

Includes shaft to h6 tolerances. Support is made from aluminium.

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Rail Supports - With Shaft - One Piece
Rail Supports - With Shaft - One Piece

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All Shaft Supports

One piece construction made from 6061-T6 Aluminium with ceramic coating to Mil-8625. Suitable for use with Frelon lined linear bearings.

Not suitable for linear ball bearings. Weld spatter, paints and other contaminants will not stick to the shaft. Vibration resistant and non-magnetic. Not suitable for harsh washdown environments.

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Supports - Pedestal Two Bolt
Supports - Pedestal Two Bolt

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All Supports

For linear shafting.

Cast Aluminium or Malleable Iron. Clamping Screw (supplied) made of Steel.

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Rod - Drill - A-2 Air Hardening
Rod - Drill - A-2 Air Hardening

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Bar - Silver Steel and Drill Rod
All Drill Rod

For punches dies and high strength machine parts. Unhardened - requires heat treatment.

Air hardening. Maximum abrasion resistance. 65 percent machinability. Requires heat treating to harden. Small diameters may not be perfectly straight.


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Registered Australian Company: Small Parts & Bearings Pty Ltd (ABN 79 121 865 414)

Small Parts & Bearings offers 124372 products in 2773 categories including ball bearings, roller bearings, thrust bearings, ceramic and ceramic hybrid bearings, stainless steel bearings, miniature bearings, linear bearings, shafting, oil seals and adhesives - see the full listing in the Online Catalogue. We have excellent Freight Rates within Australia and worldwide. We offer a choice of delivery with a signature required, or cheaper options with no signature required. The no signature required options are at the customer’s risk once the goods leave our store.

Using the links throughout this site you will find extensive information including catalogues, technical data, and other product specific information. We sell our products worldwide through our online store and our overseas freight rates are competitive for fully traceable courier delivery.

Small Parts & Bearings is part of MBA Group offering a select range from the MBA Group catalogue.

Small Parts & Bearings products are not authorised for sale into the USA or Canada due to the reluctance of Australian insurers to provide product liability insurance into those two countries.

Information on this website is Copyright Small Parts & Bearings 1997. All rights reserved.

Freight Rates
Terms and Conditions
Privacy Policy

Registered Australian Company: Small Parts & Bearings Pty Ltd (ABN 79 121 865 414)

Small Parts & Bearings offers 124372 products in 2773 categories including ball bearings, roller bearings, thrust bearings, ceramic and ceramic hybrid bearings, stainless steel bearings, miniature bearings, linear bearings, shafting, oil seals and adhesives - see the full listing in the Online Catalogue. We have excellent Freight Rates within Australia and worldwide. We offer a choice of delivery with a signature required, or cheaper options with no signature required. The no signature required options are at the customer’s risk once the goods leave our store.

Using the links throughout this site you will find extensive information including catalogues, technical data, and other product specific information. We sell our products worldwide through our online store and our overseas freight rates are competitive for fully traceable courier delivery.

Small Parts & Bearings is part of MBA Group offering a select range from the MBA Group catalogue.

Small Parts & Bearings products are not authorised for sale into the USA or Canada due to the reluctance of Australian insurers to provide product liability insurance into those two countries.

Information on this website is Copyright Small Parts & Bearings 1997. All rights reserved.