Bearing Types & Configurations

IBSCO offers a complete line of high quality precision ball bearings from major global manufacturers, providing our customers with extensive range of configurations to solve your toughest manufacturing and application challenges. With over 100 years of combined experience, our application specialists have the industry and application expertise to assist you when selecting a ball bearing to meet your requirements and provide superior performance in your finished products. We have an extensive stock of virtually every ball bearing type and configuration, which we complemented by engineering and customization services that exceed expectations for performance, delivery and cost.

There are many types of ball bearings and configurations which include ball bearings that are designed to handle radial loads, thrust loads or both.

Types of Bearings We Offer

Ball Bearing Configurations

Of the ball bearings we inventory, we offer a variety of materials including stainless steel, chrome steel and ceramic bearings. IBSCO distributes high quality, precision and commercial products manufactured by the industry’s leading manufacturers including the following configurations:

  • Miniature & Instrument Ball Bearings – Inch and Metric
  • Radial Open
  • Radial Open Flanged
  • Radial Open Extended Inner Ring
  • Radial Open Full Compliment
  • Radial Shielded
  • Radial Shielded Flanged
  • Radial Shielded Extended Inner Ring
  • Radial Shielded Full Compliment
  • Airframe Control Ball Bearing – Single and Double Row
  • Thin Section Bearings
  • Torque Tube Ball Bearings - Angular Contact
  • Torque Tube Ball Bearings - Radial


Materials We Offer

Materials include steel alloys, stainless steel alloys, copper alloys and ceramics.

IBSCO and IBSCO Aerospace have sustained growth by continuous improvement of our processes and consistently exceeding customer expectations and requirements. IBSCO and IBSCO Aerospace holds the distinction of being an authorized re-lubrication facility certified by New Hampshire Ball Bearings and NMB Technologies.

Quality Bearings, Fast

We deliver the right industrial bearings to clients throughout the world fast – often shipping within a week – thanks to an industry-leading inventory and international sourcing capabilities. We also offer valuable inventory management and JIT services that ensure our clients always have the bearings they need, when they need them.

In addition, our continued commitment to quality includes:

  • ISO 90001:2008 certification
  • Lot traceability practices