SKF induction heaters
Making heat mounting easier for large bearings
If heating is uneven, or if overheating occurs, the bearing could be altered metallurgically and dimensionally, possibly shortening the bearing lifecycle. The SKF Induction Heater TIH L series can help. This proven unit delivers reliable, efficient heat according to pre-set, time-controlled levels.
Heat large bearings with less energy
Featuring advanced power electronics and a dual coil design, the SKF Induction Heater TIH L series can heat large bearings up to 1 200 kg (2 600 lbs), using just 20 kVA of electrical power.
SKF TIH L series induction coils are positioned outside the heater's housing, enabling the bearing to be placed around the heater. It’s a significant innovation that helps reduce heating time and power consumption by up to 80%, ultimately saving up to 70% on heating costs. Using SKF TIH L induction heaters also eliminates the risk of contamination often encountered when using oil baths.
See more about heating tools for mounting/dismounting in the SKF Maintenance Products catalog.