For tough applications Zincaloy ZA-12 continuously cast bar and bearing stock (solid & hollow) is recommended. ZA-12 has been successfully applied in many demanding applications including compressor connecting rods and pillow blocks, bucket bearings, dragline bearings, rotating and oscillating bearings, thrust washers and wear plates.
- Cost Effective for O.E.M. and replacement bearings.
- Offers longer bearing life, low coefficient of friction
- Prevents shaft and pin damage, protects housings from deformation due to pounding
- Zincaloy ZA-12 meets ASTM B86
- Embeds foreign particles well
- Provides emergency dry running performance
- Excellent Machinability
- Lighter weight, 32% lighter than bronze
- Meets ASTM standards-Lead Free composition
- Excellent corrosion resistance
- In many cases can be substituted for SAE660 bronze