Bowman Bearing Selector

The Bowman Bearing Selector

The Bowman Bearing Selector has been developed to assist you in selecting the correct bearing for your project. This bearing selector reduces the uncertainty when selecting bushes and you can rest assured that whether you are in the design process or replacing a bearing in an existing application that you have selected the right one. The Bowman Bearing Selector will search our entire product range and select the bearing that corresponds to a set of parameters that you enter into it.

If you already know which bearing you need, you can use the bearing selector to review the technical information on that particular bearing. The bearing selector will show you the tolerances, load ratings, maximum speed, material information and much more.

How to use the Bowman Bearing Selector

  1. Enter your application parameters
  2. Click on one of the suggested bearings that meets your criteria to view the datasheet
  3. Give us a call on 01235 462500 or email us on to receive your order within 24 hours!

Step One – Find a bearing

Select Product



Speed and Load


Step Two – Selected Bearing

Flanged Bearing


Metric Oilite® Flanged Bearing

Part number: AL 70 85 60


Inner Diameter 70
Outer Diameter 85
Length 60
Tolerance Range UK Standard
Flange Thickness 8
Flange Diameter 95

Material Specification

Structure Oil impregrated sintered bronze*
Max PV (N/mm² x m/s) 1.8
Max Static load (N/mm²) 50
Max Dynamic load (N/mm²) 14
Max Sliding speed (m/s) 5
Operating temperature (°C) -60 to 200*
*dependant on lubrication
Density (g/cm³) 6.6
Radial crushing strength (K Min M/mm²) 160

Tolerances & Fittings (Metric)

Min Max Tolerance
Inside Diameter 70.010 70.056 G8
Outside Diameter 85.071 85.125 s8
Overall Length 59.770 60.230 js13
Flange Thickness Tolerance 7.890 8.110 js13
Flange Diameter Tolerance 94.730 95.270 js13
Recommended Housing Size 85.000 85.035 H7
Shaft Diameter 69.940 69.970 f7
Fitting Pin Size 70.011 70.024 m5
Concentricity Max 0.120 0.120 IT10
Inside Diameter When Fitted 70.000 70.030 H7

PV Calculation

Values Maximum
rpm 1364.185 rpm
kg 21406.73 kg
PV Factor N/mm² x m/s 1.8 N/mm² x m/s

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