Thordon Rudder bearings

Reliability, long wear life and superior customer service have made Thordon the first choice in pollution free rudder pintle, stock and carrier disc bearings for over 30 years. Thordon SXL non-lubricated bearings offer a low coefficient of friction without needing any grease below or above the waterline. Ship owner benefits:

  • Industry-leading wear life guarantee: twice the life of replaced bearing for conversions (capped to 10 years), or 15 years for newbuilds
  • Dry or water lubrication eliminates greasing system
  • Ability to withstand shock loading and vibration