Since 1994, New Way Air Bearings has been the market leader in Porous Media™ air bearing technology. Here's where you'll see real customer applications, get a sense of how the product performs and possibly spark creative ideas for your next design!
New Way Customer Solutions
03/03/2014 - Roundness Checker
B&G Manufacturing Company Roundness Checker was built in-house by B & G for their QC department. The unit is built with New Way Radial Air Bearings and New Way Flat Round Air Bearings creating a high precision turntable to eliminate the error found in ball bearing misalignment.
01/24/2014 - Air Bearings for Researching Satellite Technologies
The evolution of Floating Robotic Spacecraft experimentation has come along way in a relatively short period of time. The float unit rests on three air pucks oriented in a kinematic arrangement.
Vertical Linear Accelerator for Human Visual-Vestibular Acuity Testing and Training. The application integrates linear air bearings that are spring loaded to maintain the gap on a long distance of travel.
11/20/2013 - Air Bushings Designed into a Large Pendulum Wave
Each Pendulum has its own set of 3 bearings, one Air Bushing main for radial load and two Flat Round puck style Air Bearings to prevent the shaft from axial movement.