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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!


Reaching the Stars with New Way Air Bearings

Reaching the Stars with New Way Air Bearings

Learn how New Way Air Bushings and Flat Round Bearings were used by the European Southern Observatory to meet stringent accuracy requirements for the construction of a telescope as part of the Very Large Telescope (VLT.)

Roundness Checker + Air Bearings = Part Quality Improvement!

Roundness Checker + Air Bearings = Part Quality Improvement!

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.

Air Bearings for Researching Satellite Technologies

Air Bearings for Researching Satellite Technologies

Rock Art’s Float Unit is used for testing and confirming the criteria of acceptance on our Aerospace Epoxy Test Beds. Pictured is the simulator floating on our Epoxy Test Bed at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY.