A bearing in which moving surfaces are kept apart by a layer of air provided by jets.
More example sentences
- With an air bearing, frictional drag is lessened, bearing life increased, and higher shaft speeds are possible.
- An integrated air bearing lessens friction in the moving parts.
- The counter mass, which floats on air bearings, is attached to a linear motor guide.
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