For tough applications Zincaloy ZA-12 continuously cast bar and bearing stock (solid & hollow) is recommended. ZA-12 has been successfully applied in many demanding applications including compressor connecting rods and pillow blocks, bucket bearings, dragline bearings, rotating and oscillating bearings, thrust washers and wear plates.
• Cost Effective for O.E.M. and replacement bearings.
• Offers longer bearing life, low coefficient of friction
• Prevents shaft and pin damage, protects housings from deformation due to pounding
• Zincaloy ZA-12 meets ASTM B86
• Embeds foreign particles well
• Provides emergency dry running performance
• Excellent Machinability
• Lighter weight, 32% lighter than bronze
• Meets ASTM standards-Lead Free composition
• Excellent corrosion resistance
• In many cases can be substituted for SAE660 bronze