Analysis of Rolling Bearings With Reduced Numbers of Balls or Rollers

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John H. Rumbarger

Rolling Bearing Consultant, Collegeville, PA 19426

J. Tribol 126(2), 407-411 (Apr 19, 2004) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1651537 History: Received March 13, 2003; Revised June 24, 2003; Online April 19, 2004
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