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MMS 140 - Bearings Types, Installation & Disassembling

Code Start Date Duration Venue Fees
MMS 140 27 October 2018 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 24 November 2018 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 29 December 2018 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 19 January 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 16 February 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 16 March 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 13 April 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 11 May 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 08 June 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 06 July 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 31 August 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 28 September 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 26 October 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 23 November 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
MMS 140 21 December 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link

 

Course Description

This course is designed to help the participants to master the fundamentals of bearing technology. The program covers proper bearing installation, removal, lubrication and troubleshooting. It introduces a maintenance employee to the basic types of bearings and common nomenclature used.  Bearing installation and maintenance is discussed with a focus on preventing premature failure.

Course Objectives

  • Understanding the definition of a bearing
  • Understanding the different types of bearings
  • Being familiar with bearing wear and life expectancy
  • Understanding protective housings for bearings
  • Explaining the different types of loads

Who Should Attend?

  • Those who aspire to increase their knowledge of bearings techniques
  • Mechanical engineers
  • Maintenance supervisors
  • Maintenance managers

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • The Bearing Equation
  • Improvements in Bearing Materials and Design
  • Dynamic Load Ratings of Bearings vs. Actual Forces
  • Bearing Components
  • Plain Bearings
  • Ball or Roller Bearings

Day 2

  • Cage Assembly
  • Seals, Shields, Snap-rings, and Bearing Hardware
  • Types of Radial Ball Bearings and Their Uses
  • Types of Radial Roller Bearings and Their Uses
  • Pre-mounted Bearings (Flange, Pillow Block, etc.)
  • Understanding Manufacturers Identification Numbers

Day 3

  • ABMA Identification
  • Identifying Bearing Hardware
  • Internal Clearance and Bearing Application
  • ABEC and RBEC Tolerances
  • Bearing Installation
  • The Importance of Cleanliness

Day 4

  • Mounting Tapered Shaft Bearings
  • Proper Bearing Fits and Methods to Correct Loose Fits
  • Proper Bearing Installation Using Heat, Force, and other Methods
  • Bearing Lubrication
  • Purpose of Lubrication in Bearings

Day 5

  • When to Use Oil vs. Grease
  • Lubrication Methods and Frequency
  • Bearing Failure Analysis
  • Proper Disassembly and Cleaning for Inspection
  • Common Failure Modes