US 9,810,266 B2
Bearing with protective cover for a seal
Bruno Capoldi, Charentenay (FR)
Assigned to AKTIEBOLAGET SKF, Gothenburg (SE)
Filed by Bruno Capoldi, Charentenay (FR)
Filed on Mar. 9, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/65,011.
Claims priority of application No. 15 52056 (FR), filed on Mar. 12, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2016/0265594 A1, Sep. 15, 2016
Int. Cl. F16C 33/78 (2006.01); F16C 19/38 (2006.01); F16C 33/76 (2006.01); F16C 33/80 (2006.01); F16C 19/50 (2006.01); F16C 33/74 (2006.01)
CPC F16C 33/7886 (2013.01) [F16C 19/381 (2013.01); F16C 19/505 (2013.01); F16C 33/76 (2013.01); F16C 33/783 (2013.01); F16C 33/7896 (2013.01); F16C 33/805 (2013.01); F16C 33/74 (2013.01); F16C 2300/14 (2013.01)] 19 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A bearing comprising:
an outer ring,
an inner ring, and
at least one seal arranged between the rings,
wherein a protective cover includes an outer annular portion disposed radially facing an at least one inner portion, the outer annular portion and the at least one inner portion arranged at a distance from one another, and a connecting annular portion extending between and linking the outer annular portion and the inner portion, the outer annular portion, the at least one inner portion, the connecting annular portion, and a portion of the inner ring facing the outer annular portion collectively delimiting an annular space into which at least a part of the seal extends; and
at least one fixing element for fixing the protective cover onto the inner ring,
wherein the at least one fixing element passing through the outer portion, the inner portion, and the annular space of the protective cover and cooperating with the inner ring.