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Y-Bearing Mounting and Dismounting

Y-Bearing Mounting and Dismounting

To mount or dismount a Y-bearing, the only tools required are

  • a hexagonal key (hex wrench) to tighten or loosen the grub screws in the inner ring, see product data
  • a hexagonal key (hex wrench) to tighten or loosen the grub screw in the eccentric locking collar, see product data
  • a hook spanner to tighten or loosen the adapter sleeve lock nut, see product data.

Hook spanners are part of the comprehensive SKF range of maintenance products. Detailed information can be found at mapro.skf.com, hook spanners.


Terminology | Y-bearings with grub screw locking | Y-bearings with an eccentric locking collar | Y-bearings with a tapered bore | Y-bearings with a standard inner ring | Y-bearings with a hexagonal or square bore | Special design bearings | Seals | Dimensions | Tolerances | Radial internal clearance | Cages | Grease fill | Speeds | Shaft tolerances | Rubber seat rings | Axial load carrying ability | Equivalent bearing load | Mounting and dismounting | Designations