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.

 

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Mythbusters: The Truth About Air Bearings

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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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Female hospital radiographer with female patient operating CT scanner.

Discover Five Benefits of CT Imagers Using Porous Media Air Bearings From its first clinical use in North America in 1973, the Computed Tomography (CT) machine changed the landscape of medicine. The first generation CT machine was limited to brain…

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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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