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The Barden Corporation (UK) Limited

Plymbridge Road, Estover

Plymouth, Devon



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Fax: +44 (0) 1752 733481


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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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Space Tech Expo Europe

10-11-2015 | NEWSROOM

The Barden Corporation and FAG Aerospace to exhibit at inaugural Space Tech Expo Europe event

This month The Barden Corporation will be exhibiting alongside sister company, FAG Aerospace, at the inaugural Space Tech Expo Europe exhibition.

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12-10-2015 | NEWSROOM

Barden receives ISO 50001 certification


On Oct 5th, The Barden Corporation announced it has been certified to ISO 50001 (energy management).

This accreditation complements the company's other global ISO certifications, ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 18001.

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Actuator bearing

22-07-2015 | NEWSROOM

Custom super precision bearings from Barden key to A350 XWB and A380 actuation systems


Super precision bearings manufactured by The Barden Corporation, part of the multinational Schaeffler Group, are playing vital roles in the thrust reversing actuator system (TRAS) on the Airbus A350 XWB and electro-hydraulic actuator (EHA) systems on the Airbus A380.

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cabin fan

16-06-2015 | NEWSROOM

Design of bearings to add value in aerospace applications


Nick Dowding, Business Development Manager at Barden, discusses how the design of bearings can be optimised in order to 'add value over life' in aircraft actuation systems, auxiliary equipment and instrumentation applications.

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Vacuum pump bearings

17-02-2015 | NEWSROOM

Advanced bearings cut life costs of dry vacuum pumps


Bearings are key components in dry vacuum pumps - their reliability and operating life have a significant effect on operating costs. Nick Dowding, Business Development Manager at Barden, discusses how bearings can play a pivotal role in reducing whole life costs of dry vacuum pumps.

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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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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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