Bushings Made From High Quality Bushings
Hinged bushings are known for their strength and durability. It is very important that they are made from hardened steel or other high strength material. The best brands of bushings include Henge, Spicer, Ingersoll Rand, International, and Bonded Products. Some of the most popular bushings made from these brands are shown below.
Henge Bushings - Henge are excellent high quality bushings for the caster arms of forklifts. They are available in an assortment of colors. Henge bushings are made from hardened steel and have a chrome finish to help them stand up to the rigors of use. They are available in a wide variety of heights and sizes.
Spicer Bushings - The Spicer Company is a well-known brand of steel bushings. Their products have become very popular as a result of their superior design and construction. Bushings made by the Spicer Company are precision machined in-house so that each one is made exactly as specified by the customer. A wide range of styles and finishes are available to suit the customer's needs. Spicer bushings are typically sold in sixteenths of an inch thick and are available in standard sizes.
Ingersoll Rand Bushings - The Ingersoll Rand company is well-known for its cast iron. Its products are well known for their durability, strength, and look. It is very important that their bushings are made from tempered steel and other durable materials. They are available in a large assortment of styles, finishes, and sizes to fit any budget.
Bonded Products - Bonded Products are made from steel that has been heated to around 700 degrees Celsius. They have a coating of powder paint applied to them to provide protection from abrasion. They are available in both standard and metric sizes. Spiked Arm Bushings - Spiked arm bushings are a class apart. They are made from strong and durable material with no exposed steel. They are an excellent option for high end, industrial-grade machinery. They are available in standard and metric sizes.
Universal Bushings - This brand of bushings is manufactured in different countries and all of them are made from stainless steel. They are available in standard and metric sizes. All of them are rated to be at least 30 pounds per square inch.
Bushings are a valuable tool that keeps a forklift safe when the operator needs to move heavy objects or is operating machinery. Most companies, however, will always recommend that their employees use heavy duty forged steel bushings as they are proven to be very durable and provide better performance.