Linear Bearings

Linear bearings from Tectra Automation help ensure linear motion systems achieve their maximum performance with over 1 000 design variations available.


Linear bearings

Linear bearings and shafts from Tectra Automation can be assembled from over 1 000 designs and variations to ensure you achieve the linear motion system you require to achieve maximum performance.

We supply the full range of Bosch Rexroth linear bearings and shafts:

  • Integrated retaining rings in linear bearings provide a reliable, quick fit
  • Alignment error compensation in linear bearings alleviate inaccurate connections
  • Robust steel construction of linear bearings withstand soiling and high temperatures
  • Floating seals increase service life of linear bearings
  • No maintenance required on linear bearings after initial lubrication
  • Ready-to-mount housings enable quick installation of linear bearings
Linear bearings from the world-leaders in linear, drive and assembly technologists


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Linear Bushings

Standard Linear Bushings

This range of standard linear bushings features a rugged, metal design including a steel ball retainer. Useful in woodworking & foundries industries.


Super Linear Bushings

Super linear bushings are self-aligning & automatically compensate for shaft flex. It is sealed with an aluminium tandem making it light in weight.


Compact Bushings

Compact linear bushings can handle high load capacities thanks to a structural design that utilises hardened steel segments and metal retaining rings.


Torque-Resistant Linear Bushings

Torque-resistant linear bushings are manufactured with a precision steel housing that provides stability against cocking loads.


Segmental Linear Bushes And Sets

The range of segmental linear bushings & sets has reinforced plastic housings that lower weight for mobile applications. Medical variations available.


Linear Bushings For Combined Linear And Rotary Motion

Linear Bushings for Combined Linear and Rotary Motion are ideal for grip and swivel functions and heavy winding applications.


Precision Steel Shafts

Precision Steel Shafts serve as a guidance shaft for linear bushings and are manufactured to suit individual customer specifications.

Tectra Automation has a solution you need to achieve maximum performance from your linear motion assembly! Call us on +27 11 971 9400 or send us an enquiry.

View other products in our linear motion and technology range

In addition to linear bearings, we supply a full range of linear technology, allowing plant and floor managers to realise new cutting-edge concepts in production! As a total linear technology partner we supply, design, install and support the full range of linear technology and motion systems.

Outside of linear bearings, this range includes:

With expert know-how and a focus on global trends in linear motion technology and linear bearings, Tectra Automation offers solutions that guarantee improved efficiency and enhanced system performance.

Benefits of linear bearings

Linear bearings are designed to handle high load capacities. Tectra Automation’s extensive stockholding of linear bearings are machined with precision steel or aluminium housings.

These linear bearings are compact and robust and are able to perform in the most arduous and challenging applications.

  • These linear bearings are suitable for broad range of industries
  • Corrosion-resistant versions of linear bearings are available
  • Hardened steel in certain linear bearings
  • Linear bearings have long service lives – even in demanding applications
  • Certain ranges of linear bearings can be tailored to customer specification

Our range of linear bearings

With expert know-how and a focus on global trends in linear motion technology and linear bearings, Tectra Automation offers linear bearing solutions that guarantee improved efficiency and enhanced system performance.

As the authorised distributor for Bosch Rexroth in Africa, Tectra Automation provides the full range of high-quality linear bearings and bushings, providing maximum productivity for your linear motion system.

These linear bearings are suitable for a wide range of industries, including hygiene-sensitive applications, such as in the chemical, medical and food and beverage industries. With high-quality hardened steel, aluminium or plastic, these linear bearings provide extremely high strength to handle high load capacities and can be treated for enhanced corrosion resistance.

Coverage across Africa

Tectra Automation, through Bosch Rexroth Africa, is the official partner to Bosch Rexroth in Africa.

As experienced suppliers of linear bearings with large stockholdings distributed through a strategic network of branches, Tectra Automation is a leading supplier of linear bearings in Africa.

We also have a wealth of experience in designing and installing linear motion systems, and so can provide turnkey solutions to our customers.


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