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Discussion Forum : Automobile Engineering - Section 1 (Q.No. 9)
What type of bearing is used for main bearings and connecting rod bearings ?
Plain bearings
Needle roller bearing
Taper roller bearing
Answer: Option
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17 comments Page 1 of 2.

Suhail said:   3 years ago
Connecting rod big end and crankshafts main bearing plain or journal or shell bearing and Connecting rod small end bearing is bush bearing.

Suhailkd said:   3 years ago
I think it is Shell bearing.

Arvind CA said:   3 years ago
Actually plain bearing is also called as Journal bearings.

Ravi said:   4 years ago
A thin oil film is formed between shell which is fitted into bigger size of connecting rod and pin of crank shaft so that there is not metal to metal contact. It is shell bearings or plain not hydrodynamic.

Praveen said:   4 years ago
This also called as cell bearing.

K.manoj said:   6 years ago
Thank you all for giving the correct explanations.

Anuj said:   6 years ago
Thanks for explaining the answer.

Vignesh said:   7 years ago
Good and superb explanation.

Naveen said:   7 years ago
Plain bearing is to reduce the friction in sudden fuctuation loads @nd more economy the ball bearing and roller baering.

Sumit said:   7 years ago
What is plain bearing? Describe in detail.

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