FAQs


I can't find what I require in your catalogue.

It is impossible to show the vast range of bearings and housings we design, manufacture and supply but you can rest assured that we will do all we can to help you with the information you have. Either E mail, Fax or Phone us. (See Contacts)


I require bearing housings for a food application.

We have been supplying bearing housings in stainless steel for many years, we can also supply the inserts in stainless steel but you may prefer to fit your own.

We also manufacture plain bearings and bearing housings in plastic or plated bearing housings with any proprietary plain bearings material suitable for your application.
 


Where can I find bearings to run in water?

We have a range of bearing materials suitable for running in water and chemicals. If you tell us your problem we will be pleased to advise (See Contacts).


My bearing housings are breaking. What should I do?

We offer many housings in steel with an unbreakable guarantee and you can fit your own inserts. Go to the products page and see the self-lube range or the SSNT range. for exceptionally strong rolling element bearings try the Solid FC bearing housings with fitted bolts. Remember whatever your requirement, we can make it for you.


The felt seals in my housings are not lasting very long.

Felt seals should be oiled prior to assembly and will give many years of satisfactory sealing.


I can see something similar to what I require but the sizes don't match.

Don't worry, all our blocks can be modified or manufactured to suit your requirements. Just phone or fax with your basic details and we'll do the rest.


Why should I use Arvis as my supplier?

Because our track record at meeting your requirements and expectations is unrivalled in the bearing industry. Give us a try and join the growing band of satisfied customers.


Where can I get bearings for furnace applications?

Arvis have been supplying self-aligning bearings for high temperature applications for the past eighteen years suitable for very high temperatures up to 1000 Deg C.


Do Arvis make other products as well as bearing housings?

YES. As well as having our own product range of bearings we supply many companies with sub contract engineered components. All produced to ISO9002 and using Preactor finite scheduling to ensure that you get the product you require on time.


Are split flange units available?

A full range of split flanged 4 bolt housings are available with different bush materials