Rod ends maintenance free
The maintenance free rod ends are spherical plain bearings inserted in a steel housing with threaded rod inside or outside, the contact surfaces being made of a high-density PTFE composite, ELGOGLIDE® or a PTFE film and is prohibited their lubrication. The housings and rods are delivered galvanized as a protection measure against corrosion. The rod ends carry radial loads in the direction of traction or compression and can transmit movements or forces at a low swivel angle.