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A Comparison of Linear Bearings: Rulon 142 & Turcite B

February 9, 2016

A Comparison of Linear Bearings: Rulon 142 & Turcite B

I had a great conversation with a machinist who wanted to compare Rulon 142 and Turcite B; two common materials used for slide and linear bearings. Although both materials are PTFE- blends, they each possess unique characteristics. Here’s a review of some key attributes and applications:

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