Slide Bearing Assembly with tack or full welded elements. This configuration incorporates 1/4" thick commercial grade neoprene in the lower element, which is beneficial to allow for rotation, deflection, expansion and vibration.
Upper Element :
3/32" thick Fluorogold® bonded to 10 gauge carbon steel backing plate, tack welded to the structural steel member or sole plate.
Lower Element :
3/32" thick Fluorogold® bonded to 10 gauge carbon steel backing plate, then vulcanized to 1/4" thick commercial grade neoprene which is vulcanized to 10 gauge steel. The thickness of the neoprene and the steel plates are variable. Note in the drawing below there is an option to connect the lower element with Machine Screws.
tack welded to the structural steel member or sole plate.
Loads : 75 psi to 800 psi
Temperature : -50° to +200° F
Slide Bearing backing plates can be:
Carbon Steel (CS)
Stainless Steel (SS)
Corten Steel (CT)
Galvanized Carbon Steel (GL)
Galvanizing can be Hot Dip or Electroplated