Split Housings - SAF Series

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Split Housings/Split Pillow Blocks - SAF Series

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You know it’s field-friendly Standard Miether quality when you see the unique 2-piece flat top design of our SAF Series split pillow block bearing housing or traditional Standard Locknut round top.

Designed for reliability and easy maintenance, Standard Miether split bearing housings/pillow blocks are offered in many standard industry configurations such as FSAF, SAFS, FSAFS, SDAF, SDAFD, SDAFS, SAFD, SAW, and SAWS. All housings are supplied with a four bolt cap design and extra heavy foot pad for the most demanding of loads.

Quick Highlights:

  • Robust and durable
  • Easily maintained
  • Fractional shaft sizes range from 2-15/16” to 36” (metric sizes are available upon request).
  • Available in cast iron, cast ductile, and cast steel
  • Housing construction contains up to 20% more material than competitors
  • Interchangeable with other manufacturers
  • Ideal for both cylindrical and adapter-mounted bearings; can be used with deep groove ball bearings and self-aligning ball bearings

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  • A variety of sealing combinations including labyrinth LER, split LER, LER-O (with o-ring), Taconite, and Standard Miether’s Patent-Pending Protector® seal designs
  • Special modifications or custom porting to accommodate condition monitoring and oil circulation requirements 
  • Additional expansion capabilities


Standard Miether products will minimize downtime and make the most of your bearing investment. As a leading manufacturer of specialty bearing housings, seals, and accessories designed to maximize your bearing life our goal is to:

  • Minimize downtime with maintenance friendly features
  • Increase bearing life with rugged , sturdy construction



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