This plastic facsimile of a Kingsbury fluid-film thrust bearing allows
for convenient classroom instruction in the design, maintenance, and application
of this fundamental bearing type.
Cast from actual Kingsbury components in urethane plastic, the bearing
is encased in a clear acrylic, horizontally split housing, allowing for
convenient viewing during disassembly and assembly.
Available from stock, this device will enhance any course addressing
thrust bearings, large pumps, turbines, and gear reducers.