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What Is A Radial Bearing?

In this short animation, the 5-micron air film created by New Way’s Porous Media Technology enables both non-contact rotary motion as well as axial constraint. The animated example is a Computed Tomography (CT) Scanner. 1:09 (No Audio)

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Air Bearing Basics

This short animation shows how air is forced through millions of sub-micron sized holes to create a 5-micron film of air that enables non-contact linear motion. The animated example is a Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM). 0:38 (No Audio)

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