Industry Leading Performance with SKF SNL Housings

09 September, 2021

  • Share Post

With over 70 years of engineering advances, SNL housings from SKF are today’s global market leader in Plummer block housings. What’s more, they are the most reliable and flexible solution for mounted bearing applications. Special design features, unique to SKF, enable maximum lifespan of bearings and reduced maintenance costs and downtime. 

User Benefits: 

  • Increased bearing life 
  • Reliable housing performance 
  • Minimal lubricant use 
  • Long lubrication intervals 
  • Simple, error-free mounting and alignment 
  • Full assortment of sealing arrangements 
  • Fast, easy, accurate seal mounting 
  • Low maintenance costs 
  • Low vibration level 
  • Low outer ring creep and housing wear 
  • Low operating temperature 
  • Safer work environment 

Common applications include:

  • Fans 
  • Conveyors 
  • Mills 
  • Crushers 
  • Mining 


SKF SNL offers industry leading performance, unlike any other in the market:

High machining quality – Extremely accurate bore tolerances provide improved bearing seat quality, resulting in low running temperatures, long bearing, and seal life. Industry leading performance SNL housings series 2,3,5 and 6 and series 30,31 and 32. 

Bearing service life – Strict compliance to specified bore tolerances improves housing performance and bearing service life. 

High strength material – Enables high load carrying capacity. The spheroidal graphite housing option is suitable for high shock loading. 

Sealing options – There is a range of different sealing arrangements available which are interchangeable with earlier generations of SKF housing. 

Simple, accurate mounting and alignment – Caps and bases are marked separately for fast, error-free, and safe mounting. Identification markings are the same for easy traceability. 

Excellent heat conduction – An extra reinforcement in the middle of the housing improves heat flow from bearing to support surface.

There are large stocks of the full range now available at B2K. 

WHY SKF SNL HOUSINGS? Click here to find out more

  • Share Post
Authorised distributors of
Gradient Gradient

Make The Change

  • Please fill your details below and we will contact you within an hour to make the change to Bearings 2000. If you have a specific part you are looking for, please mention it in the comment box.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.