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The Barden Corporation (UK) Limited

Plymbridge Road, Estover

Plymouth, Devon



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Speciality Products Catalogue

Catalogue  |  2014-12

Barden Super Precision Ball Bearings - Speciality Products

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Precision with Vision

The Barden Corporation is a world leader in both the design and manufacture of super precision ball bearings.

Barden bearings are produced using advanced technology to the highest standards available. That's why our bearings are used in virtually every sector of industry where there is a need to meet critical tolerances, high speeds and reliable performance under the most demanding operating conditions.

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22-09-2014 | NEWSROOM

Visit the super precision ball bearing experts at the Engineering Design Show 2014


For the third year in succession, super precision ball bearing manufacturer The Barden Corporation (UK) Limited will be exhibiting at the Engineering Design Show (Wednesday 22 ­ Thursday 23 October 2014, Jaguar Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena, Coventry).

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Bearing handling

13-08-2014 | NEWSROOM

Correct handling of bearings maximises operating life


Experience shows that up to one third of bearing failures can be attributed to improper handling and faulty mounting. Moreover, these problems get worse as bearing tolerances become more exacting, says Gary Hughes, Product Engineering Manager at The Barden Corporation.

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12-06-2014 | NEWSROOM

The Barden Corporation and FAG Aerospace come together to showcase their complete range of aerospace bearing solutions


The Barden Corporation will once again be returning to the Farnborough International Airshow (Hall 1, Stand B27) but this time will be joined by representatives from its sister company FAG Aerospace.

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16-05-2014 | NEWSROOM

The Barden Corporation recognised at local business award ceremony


On Friday 2 May 2014 employees at the Barden Corporation (UK) Ltd were celebrating after an evening at The Herald Business Awards to be proud of.

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Bath Team

06-05-2014 | NEWSROOM

Barden bearings keep the wheels turning on Team Bath Racing’s Formula Student car


Super precision bearings manufacturer, The Barden Corporation (UK) Ltd, is supplying angular contact ball bearings to Team Bath Racing for use on its 2014 Formula Student racing car.

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Christmas fundraising 2013

17-01-2014 | NEWSROOM

Barden's Christmas celebrations raise more than £1,000 for local hospice


A charity prize draw held by employees of The Barden Corporation (UK) Ltd at their annual Christmas dinner and dance event has raised over £1,000 for St Luke's Hospice in Plymouth.

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Vacuum pump bearings

09-01-2014 | NEWSROOM

Barden celebrates production of one-millionth bearing for dry vacuum pumps

Super precision bearings manufacturer The Barden Corporation (UK) Ltd, has reached an imporrtant milestone after the company's production plant in Plymouth, UK, produced its one-millionth deep groove ball bearing for use in dry vacuum pumps.

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F1 in Schools - Final Car Design

09-12-2013 | NEWSROOM

Barden bearings race ahead on F1 on Schools championship car

Barden bearings have again been used by the F1 in Schools world champions to scoop the top award at this years finals, held in Austin, Texas USA.

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Speciality Products Catalogue

26-03-2013 | PUBLICATIONS

Barden's essential reference guide to super precision bearings now available

Barden has published a new fully revised and redesigned product catalogue, which not only includes the company's complete range of stanard bearings, but also updated 'Special Applications' and 'Engineering' sections. The catalogue is user-friendly and is an essential reference guide for design engineers, OEMs and end users.

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Turbocharger cartridge

30-01-2013 | NEWSROOM

Bearings for thermal and kinetic energy recovery systems

In automotive and industrial applications, super precision bearings are playing a key role in both thermal and kinetic energy recovery systems (KERS), helping OEMs develop greener, more energy efficient systems, says Chris Mitchell, Project Manager at The Barden Corporation.

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Bearing Repair

01-01-2011 | PUBLICATIONS

Aerospace Bearing Repair Services

Barden's repair service provides customers with a specialist solution when it's needed most. We understand it's vital that an aircraft spends time in the air and not in the hangar.Barden's EASA Part-145 approved diagnosis and repair (D&R) facility for aerospace approved bearings provides a viable alternative to replacement.

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