Bearings

Castrol’s high-performance metalworking fluids, cleaners, corrosion preventives and greases can help you to reduce costs and improve productivity, while also helping you meet internal and external quality standards across bearing-manufacturing processes.

Castrol recognises that the requirements of manufacturing are constantly evolving in what is a fast-paced industry, as are the subsequent demands this places on bearing-manufacturing processes. 

Castrol’s Liquid Engineers have years of experience in this field, so we understand the pressure you face when it comes to reducing costs whilst improving productivity in order to remain competitive. 

This is why we invest in strong relationships with Machine-Tool-Manufacture (MTM) Original Equipment Manufacturers to keep ahead of industry developments and ensure our solutions meet the latest demands from the industry.  

It is also why our Liquid Engineers provide flexible lubricant solutions and dedicated accompanying support with services, training and advice designed to help you to reduce downtime and maximise the efficiency of your bearings-manufacturing processes. 

Our experts will help you select the most appropriate metalworking fluids and cleaners to not only keep your business competitive, but also to help you meet ever-changing industry and legislative requirements. 

Bearings

The manufacturing of bearings includes different operations on ferrous alloys also reflecting the metallurgy. For your operations, the following products are recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Ring

The manufacturing of rings includes different operations, the following products are recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Soft machining

Providing solutions for initial cutting operations, such as turning, sawing and soft grinding

HYSOL RANGE

Castrol has worked at the forefront of advanced technology to develop a robust range of ferrous machining fluids, to help maintain corrosion protection of the material.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

Castrol’s Almaredge range is especially designed for machining of cast iron and grinding of low-medium alloyed steel.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will meet machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst also reducing coolant use. 

VARIOCUT RANGE

Highly refined base oil range in combination with chlorine free technology for use in rough machining operations meeting the needs of your machine.

ILOCUT RANGE

Our complete range of neat oils based on proven additive technology and highly refined base oils, increasing your productivity and performance.

HYSPRAY RANGE

Castrol’s Hyspray coolants feature optimum corrosion protection properties for minimum quantity lubrication for aluminium and ferrous alloys.

Pre-quench cleaning

Aqueous process cleaners helping to minimise failures caused by particulate soils in hardening process

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range allows flexibility of cleaning equipment and substrate  in delivering cleaning performance or components in the manufacturing process.

Heat treatment

Solutions for quenching of rings

ILOQUENCH RANGE

With consistent quenching performance and versatility, Iloquench offers long service life and clean surfaces, free of stains, patches, and marbling.

Pre-quench cleaning

Minimises failures caused by excessive quenching oil contamination in finish machining process

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range allows flexibility of cleaning equipment and substrate  in delivering cleaning performance or components in the manufacturing process.

Final cleaning

Solutions for final cutting operations, such as grinding, superfinishing and honing

HYSOL RANGE

Castrol has worked at the forefront of advanced technology to develop a robust range of ferrous machining fluids, to help maintain corrosion protection of the material.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will meet machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst also reducing coolant use. 

HONILO RANGE

Our range of neat oils, suitable for honing and superfinishing, is compatible with all metals. With effective flushing and lubrication properties Honilo extends honing stone life, whilst maintaining high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

CARECUT RANGE

With effective flushing and lubrication properties, our CareCut range extends honing stone life, whilst maintaining high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

Finish machining

Matching required cleanliness levels and provision of temporary corrosion protection prior assembly

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range allows flexibility of cleaning equipment and substrate  in delivering cleaning performance or components in the manufacturing process.

Corrosion protection and water displacement

Provision of enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

RUSTILO RANGE

Our Rustilo portfolio of corrosion preventives includes  user friendly and environmentally responsible products.  

Roller and Ball

The manufacturing of balls and rollers includes different operations, the following products are recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Pre-quench cleaning

Minimises failures caused by particulate soils in hardening process

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range allows flexibility of cleaning equipment and substrate  in delivering cleaning performance or components in the manufacturing process.

Heat treatment

Solutions for quenching of balls and rollers

ILOQUENCH RANGE

With consistent quenching performance and versatility, Iloquench offers long service life and clean surfaces, free of stains, patches, and marbling.

Hard grinding

Grinding operation post hardening process

HYSOL RANGE

Castrol has worked at the forefront of advanced technology to develop a robust range of ferrous machining fluids, to help maintain corrosion protection of the material.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will meet machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst also reducing coolant use.

Inter-operational cleaning

Minimising failures caused by particulate soils in finish machining process

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range allows flexibility of cleaning equipment and substrate  in delivering cleaning performance or components in the manufacturing process.

Finish grinding

Final finishing and lapping process

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will meet machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst also reducing coolant use.

HONILO RANGE

Our range of neat oils, suitable for honing and superfinishing, is compatible with all metals. With effective flushing and lubrication properties Honilo extends honing stone life, whilst maintaining high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

CARECUT RANGE

With effective flushing and lubrication properties, our CareCut range extends honing stone life, whilst maintaining high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

Final cleaning

Matching required cleanliness levels and provision of temporary corrosion protection prior assembly

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range allows flexibility of cleaning equipment and substrate  in delivering cleaning performance or components in the manufacturing process.

Corrosion protection and water displacement

Provision of enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

RUSTILO RANGE

Our Rustilo portfolio of corrosion preventives includes  user friendly and environmentally responsible products.  

Cage

Manufacturing of cages entails different operations, the following products are recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Rough machining

Solutions for initial cutting operations, such as sawing and turning

HYSOL RANGE

Castrol has worked at the forefront of advanced technology to develop a robust range of ferrous machining fluids, to help maintain corrosion protection of the material.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will meet machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst also reducing coolant use. 

VARIOCUT RANGE

Highly refined base oil range in combination with chlorine free technology for use in rough machining operations meeting the needs of your machine.

ILOCUT RANGE

Our complete range of neat oils based on proven additive technology and highly refined base oils, increasing your productivity and performance.

HYSPRAY RANGE

Castrol’s Hyspray soluble coolants feature optimum corrosion protection properties for minimum quantity lubrication for aluminium and ferrous alloys.

Forming

Solutions for operations such as blanking

ILOFORM RANGE

Our extensive Iloform range of world-class forming fluids can enhance component quality, improve your HSE performance, increase productivity and reduce your process costs.

Pre-quench cleaning

Minimises failures caused by particulate soils in hardening process

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range allows flexibility of choice in delivering cleaning performance or components in the manufacturing process.

Heat treatment

Solutions for quenching of rings

ILOQUENCH RANGE

With consistent quenching performance and versatility, Iloquench offers long service life and clean surfaces, free of stains, patches and marbling.

Post-quench cleaning

Minimises failures caused by excessive quenching oil contamination in finish machining process

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range allows flexibility of choice in delivering cleaning performance or components in the manufacturing process.

Finish machining

Final cutting operations, such as grinding, super finishing and honing

HYSOL RANGE

Castrol has worked at the forefront of advanced technology to develop a robust range of ferrous machining fluids, to help maintain corrosion protection of the material.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will meet machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst also reducing coolant use. 

HONILO RANGE

Our Honilo range of neat oils, suitable for honing and compatible with all metals. 

CARECUT RANGE

With effective flushing and lubrication properties, our CareCut range extends honing stone life, whilst maintaining high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

VARIOCUT RANGE

Highly refined base oil range in combination with chlorine free technology for use in rough machining operations meeting the needs of your machine.

Final cleaning

Matching required cleanliness levels and provision of temporary corrosion protection prior assembly

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range allows flexibility of choice in delivering cleaning performance or components in the manufacturing process.

Corrosion protection and water displacement

Provision of enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

RUSTILO RANGE

Our portfolio of corrosion preventives includes the Rustilo range of user friendly and environmentally responsible products.

Assembly

For your assembly operations, the following products are recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Final cleaning

Matching required cleanliness levels and provision of temporary corrosion protection prior assembly

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range allows flexibility of choice in delivering cleaning performance or components in the manufacturing process.

Corrosion protection

Solutions for provision of enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

RUSTILO RANGE

Our portfolio of corrosion preventives includes the Rustilo range of user friendly and environmentally responsible products.

First fill grease

Heavy duty

Molub-Alloy

Molub-Alloy heavy duty greases are designed to extend the service life of bearings in heavy duty, high load and slack load applications.

High performance

Tribol

Our Tribol range of greases provides optimum wear protection and extremely low coefficient of friction even under extremes of pressure and load.  

General purpose

Spheerol

Multi- purpose range of greases that provide reliable performance in a wide varity of applications

Extreme environments

Braycote

Braycote  greases protect bearings in the most extreme environments of temperature and vacuum and have been used for many years in the aerospace and electronic industries.