We’ve proudly been serving the automotive industry for decades. When it comes to loose needle rollers and needle roller bearings for the transportation industry, we lead in overall quality and design capabilities.
The uniqueness of Universal Bearings lies in the wide range of automotive applications that use our parts. From transmissions and CV joints to transfer cases, universal joints, water pumps and compressors, we provide the parts that readily combine with our customers’ automotive applications, either for use in their own production or sourced elsewhere to complete their manufacturing process. We’re proud to say that our parts are included in nearly every major auto OEM worldwide.
We have the ability to make bar stock from wire rod coils steel to customized diameters, while streamlining the amount of inventory and production lead-time. Materials currently offered are SAE 52100, SAE 1085 and stainless steel 303/304. Additional steel grades are possible upon customer request. We have in-house CNC capabilities to diameter up to 35 mm. These features would include groves, cross-drill oil holes, end holes, hollow pins, chamfer corners, full spherical end rollers, and bearing rings. Parts can be finished through standard in-house heat-treatment, grinding, and finishing such as standard needle and roller production.