SKF Explorer spherical roller bearings C08 and VQ424

High speed, precision bearings for deflection compensating rolls

SKF Explorer spherical roller bearings can help mills boost uptime, improve reliability, reduce maintenance and extend service life for many cylinder and roll applications.

For deflection compensating rolls, SKF Explorer spherical roller bearings with C08 or the superior VQ424 running accuracy are recommended to safeguard paper quality.

SKF Explorer performance class upgrade

All SKF spherical roller bearings and CARB bearings have been upgraded to the new SKF Explorer performance class specifications, featuring a combination of high-quality steel and an improved heat treatment process. The result: a superior balance between hardness and toughness, enabling up to twice the service life as the original SKF Explorer. Benefits include:
  • Increased uptime
  • Improved reliability
  • Resistance to contamination
  • Higher productivity levels
  • Reduced noise and vibration levels
  • Excellent wear resistance
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