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Design Basics


It may not be everything you need to know about air bearings, but you’ll find a quick, concise overview here. More than enough to get you started; probably enough to take you through the completion of your application. If you don’t find here, please don’t hesitate to ask. All it takes is a quick call to New Way Technical Support.

Designing with Air Bearings

If you need an air bearing primer, this is the place to start. It offers you some air bearing basics, addresses the advantages of New Way Porous Media™ technology, and concludes with a comparison of competitive technologies.

Technology Comparisons

Porous media air bearings are a disruptive technology. They provide advantages that traditional rolling element bearings, or even conventional orifice air bearings, simply cannot. Make the comparison for yourself here.