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Bushing(Plain Bearings) load calculations

  1. Jul 13, 2012 #1
    I have no idea how to calculate the bushing load which is stated in catalogues in unit N/mm^2 and KgF/cm^2. Anyone knows how?
     
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  3. Jul 13, 2012 #2

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    It's just force/area. Take the force the bushing has to support (Newtons), and divide by the bushing's area in mm^2.
     
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