Tufcot® Typical Applications

Our Tufcot® material is used in a wide range of applications.

Tufcot®  Typical applications include the Marine, Railway, Mining/Oil/Gas, Hydraulics, Structural, Agriculture and many more sectors.

The reason our Tufcot® products are so widely used is thanks to the key benefits of strength, durability, exceptional dimensional stability and its ability to cope with the most extreme conditions.

Can Tufcot® help you? We are confident it can.

Please contact us on +44 (0)114 244 2363 or info@tufcot.com.

Advantages of Using Tufcot®

  • High Strength/Weight Ratio
  • Natural Low Coefficient of Friction
  • 1/6 Weight of Steel
  • No Maintenance
  • No Harmful Toxic Materials

  • Excellent Bearing Material
  • Hard-Wearing
  • Tufcot® Can Be Chemical, Radiation & Corrosion Resistant

  • Machined to Clients Exact Specifications

  • Low Rate of Moisture Absorption

  • Most Fluids Can Be Used as a Lubricant

  • Exceptional Dimensional Stability, Even in Wet Conditions
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Marine Sector

  • Deck crane bushes and bearings

  • King pin bearings

  • Fairlead bearings

  • Anchor sheave bearings

  • Hatch cover pads

  • Watertight door bushes
  • Stabiliser fin bearings

  • Dredger suction tube pivot bearings

  • Tow pin bushes

  • Capstan bearings

  • Deck winch bearings

  • Stern roller bearings

  • Rudder pintle bearings

  • Neck bearings

  • Rudder carrier bearings

  • Stern tube bearings

Marine Sector
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Railway Sector

  • Roller bar bushes

  • Brake hanger bushes

  • Gangway face linings

  • Drawback guides

  • Snubber bushes

  • Centre pivot liners

  • Pivot bushes

  • Railway rolling stock bushes and wear strips

  • Swing link seats

  • Bogey side frame bearing pads

Railway Sector
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Mining, Oil & Gas

  • Wearsheaves

  • Coal cutting machinery

  • Cable guide rollers

  • Pulley blocks

  • Anchor sheave bearings

  • Fulcrum bearings

  • Conveyor rollers

  • Gears

  • Derrick bushes

  • Oil rig conductor wear sleeves

  • Underground mining equipment

  • Piston rings for hydraulic pit props

  • Turret bearings

  • Heave compensator bearings

  • Drill rig bearings

  • Motion damper bushings

  • Lifeboat launch system bearings

  • Riser protection system bearings

  • Insulation bushes and sleeves

  • Finger board bearings

  • Roughneck bearings

  • Single point mooring rope sheaves

  • BOP system bushes and wear pads

  • Moon pool hatch cover bearings

Typical Applications - Mining, Oil and Gas
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Hydraulics Sector

  • Hydraulic cylinder wear rings

  • Front cover bushes

  • Neck bushes

  • Gland bushes

  • Split piston bushes

  • Spherical eye end bearings

  • Rod end bearings

  • Rod rings and piston rings in hydraulic and Pneumatic cylinders

  • Trunnion mounting bearings

  • Gland bushes

  • Seal backup rings

  • Special wear ring for military equipment

  • Oil hydraulics

  • Water based hydraulic fluid

  • Pneumatic cylinders

  • Custom manufactured cylinder

Typical Applications - Hydraulics
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Agriculture Sector

  • Flanged bushes

  • Plain bushes

  • Washers

  • Wear pads

  • Combine harvesters

  • Balers

  • Bale handling equipment

  • Pivot bearings on heavy duty tractors

  • Pea harvesters

  • Tipper trailers

  • Gang mowers

  • Crop spraying equipment

  • Logging equipment

  • Off highway vehicles

  • Heavy duty tractors

  • High-load agriculture equipment bearings

Typical Applications - Agriculture Sector
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Other Market Sectors

  • Automotive

  • Chemical Industries

  • Civil Engineering

  • Contractor Plant

  • Fluid Handling

  • Food Industry

  • Mechanical Handling

  • Offshore and Onshore Wind Turbines
  • Steel Rolling Mills

  • Textiles Printing & Paper

  • Tobacco

Typical Applications - Wind Energy
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