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Bowman - The company to turn to - Oilte Registered Trademark Bearings

Bowman is recognised as a leading supplier to a wide range of industries and is one of the leading companies in Europe specialising in the development, supply and manufacture of plain bearings, ball bearings, sintered components, electrical motor brushes and carbon products.

Our automated warehouse stores more than £2,500,000 of stock, including Oilite® bronze and iron sintered bearings which are available for next day delivery. We continually tailor our range of products and services in line with our customer's changing aspirations and requirements.

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Technical assistance

Bowman's team of engineers can aid your design department in the application and design of bearings and their associated components, along with sintered shapes. Our CAD facility enables us to produce drawings to suit our customers' requirements.

Oilite® bearing calculator

Use our online Bearing Calculator as part of your design process.

This invaluable tool will help ensure correct bearing selection and optimise product development.

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Request our printed catalogues

All our stock is detailed in our catalogue together with fitting data, materials available and technical advice.

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Latest Bowman News

The biggest advance in plain bearings in over 70 years.

The biggest advance in plain bearings in over 70 years.

Bowman International Ltd, of the UK have developed the new BowMet® range of rolled bearings manufactured in the material ToughMet® from Materion, which has outstanding bearing properties giving much higher loading, heat, speed and corrosion capabilities as well as greatly increased life.


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