Bronze Bushings

We can furnish your sheave with various types of bronze bushings from our inventory or custom make them to your specifications. The most popular and cost effective are our TYPE 1 and TYPE 2.

Type 1 SAE841 self lubricating (oil impregnated)

  • readily available/replaceable
  • inexpensive
  • moderate use
  • low speed
  • moderate load

Type 2 SAE660 (C932) greaseable bushing

  • low speed use
  • moderate/high load
  • figure 8 grease groove to retain grease
  • customizable

We can also offer additional grades and types of bushings such as:

  • SAE954 aluminum bronze
  • SAE863 manganese bronze
  • nylon and composite plastics
  • graphite impregnated