Y-bearing take-up units with a cast or composite for SKF Food Line housing

Y-bearings with grub screws

  1. Remove any burrs on the shaft with emery cloth or a fine file, wipe clean with a cloth.
  2. Mount any components that are on the shaft between the two Y-bearing units.
  3. Install the shaft and Y-bearing take-up units into the take-up frames and connect the adjustment screws via the cast hole or threaded hole respectively, in the units.
  4. Align the shaft in the bearing arrangement axially and, if possible, turn it a few times.
  5. Tighten the grub screws in the inner ring of both units to the tightening torque listed in the product table.
  6. If applicable, snap the end cover(s) into place (→ End covers).

Y-bearings with an eccentric locking collar

  1. Remove any burrs on the shaft with emery cloth or a fine file, wipe clean with a cloth.
  2. Mount any components that are on the shaft between the two Y-bearing units.
  3. With the eccentric locking collar removed, slide the Y-bearing take-up units onto both shaft ends with the locking device facing outwards.
  4. Install the shaft and Y-bearing take-up units into the take-up frames and connect the adjustment screws via the cast hole or threaded hole respectively, in the units.
  5. Align the shaft in the bearing arrangement axially and, if possible, turn it a few times.
  6. Place the eccentric locking collar on the inner ring extension of both Y-bearing units and snug tighten them in the main direction of rotation.
  7. Tighten the locking collars of both units to their final position using a hook spanner with a stud engaging the hole in the circumference of the collar.
  8. Tighten the grub screw in the eccentric locking collar of both units to the tightening torque listed in the product table.
  9. If applicable, snap the end cover(s) into place (→ End covers).
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