Skip to Content


Thin Section Bearings Designed for Robotics Applications

Smooth, reliable performance is a must in the robotics market. Whether you need a high-performance part or a streamlined, cost-effective option, Slim Section Bearings can provide your business with bearings designed for your applications.

Reliable, Customizable Thin Section Bearings for the Robotics Industry

From standard parts to custom-engineered designs, SSB can help you find the bearings you need. We offer a wide range of regularly available components and can work with you to find the best, most cost-effective parts for your designs.

If a standard part isn’t enough, our engineers can custom design a solution for your specific designs. That includes providing the following modifications:

  • Internal geometry design variations (Radial, Angular, 4 Point Contact)
  • Base materials and coating options (TDC, MoS2, WS2, TiN, etc.)
  • Variety of cross sections
  • Diverse selection of preload fit
  • Special lubricants and NBR or Teflon sealing options
  • Nylon, Phenolic, Brass, or other separator options

We strive to have pre-made components available to tailor our inventory to your requirements. SSB carries a variety of retainer types, ball material types, and a multitude of options for grease lubricants to provide quicker turnarounds for your business so that you have the parts you need when you need them. We can also provide private label thin section bearings. No matter what you need, we can address your bearing needs for a wide variety of robotics applications, including:


  • Surgical devices
  • Imaging equipment


  • Picking
  • Wafer transfer


  • Material Handling
  • Painting
  • Welding

Defense & Security

  • Camera Mounts
  • Gimbals
  • UGV's
A robotics application made with custom thin section bearings.
SSB - Thin Section Bearings & Slim Section Bearings


When you need reliable, customizable thin section bearings, SSB can help. Build your own thin section bearing online or give us a call or email to learn more about SSB and our products.

Contact Us