Products in the Timken catalog include high-quality bearings for use in railway and industrial applications, mechanical power transmission components, and engineered steel. Other products included in the company’s catalog are pre-1989 aftermarket automotive parts, such as bearings, seals and hub units for a wide-ranging list of vehicle makes and models.
In 1954, Timken introduced the all-purpose or AP railroad bearing, which revolutionized the railway industry. The company maintains its position as a leader in friction management and power transmission industries, offering an extensive product line as well as 300 specialty grades of steel. The company catalogs also offer five specialized types of bearings: tapered roller bearings, cylindrical roller bearings, thrust roller bearings, spherical roller bearings and ball bearings.
Other products sold by Timken include miniature, thin and precision bearings used in specialized integral assemblies. The Timken catalogs also offer a broad range of seals, lubricants, lubricators, couplings and chains used in highly technological mechanical operations. Timken offers products and services to diverse industries such as mining, transportation, aerospace, oil and gas. These offers include providing drivetrain kits for commercial vehicles, durable housings for bearings in dirty environments, roller chain for high-moisture applications, and repair services for bearings and gear boxes.