What is An Air Bearing?

Air bearings are a long-proven technology. But it often takes more than a great technology to change an engineer’s way of thinking. Sometimes it takes a great product. And thanks to New Way, air bearings have never been easier to apply. New Way’s line of standard, off-the-shelf products are designed to help you change your paradigm, whether you’re an OEM or an Integrator.

 

Air Bearings for Additive Manufacturing

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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!

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Close up inspection probe for workpiece dimension inspection checking quality control process of CNC EDM wire cut machine.

New Technology Offers Incredible Benefits As evolving technology has changed what is possible for precision industries, the standards for durable, consistent, and ultra-tight resolution have only risen. This can pose a problem for the older machines many companies and research bodies still use. A specialized measurement device can cost tens of thousands of dollars, making...

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Nick Hackett, President of New Way Air Bearings, shows students from the “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” competition the intricacies of one of the manufacturing machines at New Way Air Bearings.

On November 1, 2019, students from E.T. Richardson Middle School in Springfield, PA visited New Way Air Bearings for a rare, behind the scenes look at air bearing manufacturing. Participating in ‘What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?’, students spent a day interviewing employees, filming them at work, and gaining a new and exciting perspective on manufacturing.

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