Spherical plain bearings

Internationally, the LFD spherical plain bearing technology is reputed as a supplier of precisely fabricated standard and special parts for mechanical engineering as well as the production of hydraulic cylinders.

Our LFD delivery program includes all areas of spherical plain bearing technology

Extensive range of products

Our extensive range of products with more than 5,000 articles includes spherical plain bearings that require maintenance as well as maintenance-free spherical plain bearings and rod ends or rod end bearings in accordance with DIN ISO 12240-4/DIN 648. This includes radial and axial spherical plain bearings just as angular contact spherical plain bearings.

Our product portfolio is rounded off by standardized fasteners such as pillow blocks and axle guards and special spherical plain bearing technology for agricultural machines (AGRI Parts).

LFD spherical plain bearings catalog PDF


You can find extensive datasheets on each spherical plain bearing and rod end in our spherical plain bearing online catalog. These for example provide information on the installation conditions and bearing clearance groups of the respective spherical plain bearings and rod ends. You can also find fasteners there: Matching pillow blocks and axle rods for each application. In addition to spherical plain bearings and rod ends, standardized fasteners are a large part of our product range. Here, we offer pillow blocks in different variants and dimensions, various bolts and axle guards in accordance with DIN 24556.

You can also download our current spherical plain bearing main catalog and the entire product portfolio in full from our website.

Alternatively, you can also search in our SPHERICAL PLAIN BEARING ONLINE DATABASE according to product, dimensions and other technical details.

LFD: Specialist for spherical plain bearings

LFD is one of the leading providers in the area of bearings and spherical plain bearing technology and works together with an international partner network to safeguard the best possible quality and permanent availability of all products. Here, you can also find our current certification in accordance with ISO 9001:2008.

Special orders

Of course we also offer spherical plain bearings and rod ends as custom-made products. Do you have any questions in regard to the topic of spherical plain bearing technology or on specific spherical plain bearings or rod ends? Then please give us a call or send us an e-mail – we look forward to hearing from you!

Online – Recoding

Online service: Assistance with recoding

Our spherical plain bearing database will assist you in the search for a specific spherical plain bearing or rod end with a special function: During the search, designations used by other competitors are directly offered with equivalent LFD products. One click and you will find what you are looking for.