BOSTON - From logs to finished cabinetry, Emerson Bearing Boston caters to the forestry and wood manufacturing/processing industries through their new Wood Products Division.

Wood Products Division Launched at Emerson Bearing BostonEmerson Bearing Boston, a leading bearing distributor/dealer catering to OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturers) and MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Operations) markets around the world, has recently established a Wood Products Division, which will be overseen by Lee Holt, Marketing Specialist. With more than four decades of experience in the bearings industry, Mr. Holt will advise clients of bearing technologies that are most suitable, by taking into consideration the specifications, recommendations, maintenance strategies, fatigue life and wear resistance of the bearing in relation to the application.

The forestry and wood processing industry spans a variety of bearing requirements. At the logging level, heavy duty mounted units and roller chain are essential as the logs are delimbed and rough processed at the sawmill. The finishing phases requires saws, planers and finishing equipment that use high speed spindles that work under great stress while maintaining critical tolerances.

Emerson Bearing Boston offers the most comprehensive selection of bearings and related products for these industries including Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings, Super Precision Bearings, Mounted Units, Linear Motion, Oil Seals and Spherical Bushings. They also offer special solutions of Radial ball bearings with the P53 designation. The Abec 5 precision accommodates high speeds and controlled runout while the C3 internal clearance allows for the stress and heat buildup of high radial loads.

For more information, contact Lee Holt, Marketing Specialist at 866-995-8763 or visit the website

Source: Emerson Bearing


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