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Bronze Bearing Solution - 10/04/17
Bronze half moon support bearings on 5 stand 16 station dryer section of paper mill was expensive to maintain. Bushings are consumable wear item at 36 pieces annually of each size.
Salesman reviewed application and determined one size was longer than needed to be. Samples were sent to Bronze
Headquarters to quote manufacturing.
Benefit and Cost Savings:
Bronze Headquarters was less expensive per bearing, and less material for the one size reduced cost even more significantly. Current source costs were $415.00 and $475.00. Bronze Headquarters costs are $193.32 and
$357.00. Annual savings on 36 pieces each is $12,228.48