Bearing Failure Warning Signs

Downtime caused by bearing failure can either be moderately inconvenient or an absolutely disaster, but either way it is better to stay on top of the situation. Failing to replace a bearing that has worn out or become damaged can lead to further damage to other parts of the application, causing even more downtime. Here we will look at the common causes of bearing failure, and the three main warning signs to look out for that indicate your bearing needs to be replaced by an industrial bearings supplier like Yorkshire’s YB Components. Common Causes of Bearing Failure Using the wrong kind of lubrication is one of the most common causes of bearing failure. It is also detrimental to use the […]

Electric Motor Care and Maintenance   

Electric motors are one of the most important components of many industrial applications across a wide variety of industries. This is why it is crucial to devise a maintenance schedule to ensure they are always producing an optimal performance. Regular inspection is essential as it minimises the risk of premature failure and subsequent downtime for repairs. A premature failure – and where no back-up motor has been arranged to immediately replace the failed motor – can be catastrophic to a business and incur high costs for repair and loss of production. Of course, it is wise to also keep replacements on hand, like those available through a specialist distributor such as the preeminent electric motors supplier in Yorkshire, YB Components. […]

5 Reasons to Buy Couplings from YB Components  

You know when you buy couplings through specialist couplings suppliers like YB Components that you will get the ideal component you need for your application. We work with the world’s leading manufacturers to supply their products all over the UK and the rest of the world. We have a wealth of in-house expertise to help you identify the exact component you need, even if your application requires a special part that is hard to find. Whatever your coupling requirements are, you can quickly find what you need through the UK’s leading couplings distributors. Based in Yorkshire, we can deliver such parts on the same day if necessary for companies based in areas such as Bradford, Leeds, Castleford, Wakefield, Pontefract and […]

Electric Motor Care and Maintenance   

Electric motors are one of the most important components of many industrial applications across a wide variety of industries. This is why it is crucial to devise a maintenance schedule to ensure they are always producing an optimal performance. Regular inspection is essential as it minimises the risk of premature failure and subsequent downtime for repairs. A premature failure – and where no back-up motor has been arranged to immediately replace the failed motor – can be catastrophic to a business and incur high costs for repair and loss of production. Of course, it is wise to also keep replacements on hand, like those available through a specialist distributor such as the preeminent electric motors supplier in Yorkshire, YB Components. […]