Tapered Thrust BearingsSince 1943, ART Metals Group has been designing and manufacturing quality engineered thrust bearings. We provide quality and economical thrust bearings solutions for the automotive, truck, trailer, RV, agricultural, industrial, appliance, mining and solar energy industries. We also take custom applications from idea through prototype to production runs. Our ability to manufacture tapered roller thrust bearings from concept, through design, manufacture and assembly is second to none.

Since 1943, ART Metals Group improvement in design, tooling, and manufacturing in the assembly process is the reason we can make this statement. Our bearings are made in the USA quality, with globally competitive pricing.

We work to provide the best taper roller thrust bearings in the business by carefully planning, engineering, producing and quality checking our products. ART’s staff has decades of experience in the bearing business and will work hard to produce a quality bearing for your application.

ART Metals Group offers in-house dynamic load bearing testing verifying thrust bearing meet industry & customer requirements.

Quality and customer satisfaction are our priorities. By utilizing highly innovative engineering and production techniques, quality tooling and machine design capability, state of the art CAD design and layout, extensive material savings, quick die-change expertise, and process automation, has enabled ART Metals Group to remain on the forefront of bearing production without sacrificing quality.

ART Metals Group also offers sealed tapered roller thrust bearings.

Unique Industry Needs/Requirements:

  • Industrial Equipment
  • Industrial Machines
  • Heavy Truck
  • Industrial
  • Automotive
Application Examples:

  • Machine tools
  • Mill stands
  • Oil well swivels
  • Plastic extruders
  • Pulp refiners
  • Heavy duty landing gear for semi trailers
  • Vertical load/low RPM applications