Air Cargo

850 lb. Load Capacity Advantage

Our proprietary Inner Race geometry provides unparalleled load capacity: 850 lbs (385 kg) per unit. Hudson Bearings Air Cargo Ball Transfers are trusted by end users and integrators worldwide. We provide a comprehensive, one-stop, turn-key solution for efficient ULD movement and storage and ball decks.

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Hudson Bearings has been a domestic ball transfer manufacturer for more than 45 years. Since our company’s inception, we have enhanced our line of air cargo ball transfers to include a wide variety of new configurations and materials. Whether you need aluminum, stainless steel, zinc-nickel, carbon steel or any other make of air cargo transfer unit, we have you covered – no matter your order size. Our material handling bearings are specifically designed to carry heavy loads – 550 lbs. – 850 lbs. Load capacity per unit (depending on configuration).

Air Cargo Ball Transfer Testing

Air Cargo Ball Deck

Hudson Bearings also offers air cargo ball decks and trailer conversion systems.

Our Additional Air Cargo Bearing Products

Hudson Bearings’ interchangeable flying saucer ball transfers offer a versatile solution to anyone in need of low-profile and reliable air cargo equipment handling. Complete with a stainless steel covers and balls, along with multiple weep holes and felt seal, these ball transfers can safely handle 120 – 250 lbs., depending on which size you need (1 inch or 1 1/4 inch).

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Your International Bearing Manufacturer & Supplier

With nearly half a century’s worth of experience in the bearing industry to date, it was simply a no-brainer to open up our business to international airports & conveyor companies. This decision has lead us to brilliant partnerships with companies in Germany, France, Mexico, Dubai, Japan & many other countries.

Why Choose Hudson Bearings?

There’s a reason we have been in the business since 1969 – we make a reliable & dependable product. See what else our high quality air cargo products & services entail.

  • Increased life span and corrosion protection through the use of zinc-nickel coatings
  • Increase load capacity by about 100 lbs. Per unit through the use of stainless steel inner race
  • Increase the stability of each unit by adding mounting clips for angled mounting
  • The hollow main ball reduces weight by 30% without losing any durability or support
  • Multiple weep holes allow the bearing to breathe so dirt and debris to escape
  • A delrin cap has been introduced to reduce noise and vibration
  • 10,000 unit stock available
  • 2-year warranty
  • Independent lab-tested bearings
  • Custom, bespoke bearing solutions
  • Private label
  • Discounts available for large scale tests

For more information regarding Hudson Bearings’ air cargo & material handling supplies, contact us today. Download our full product line card (PDF).

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