SKF expands portfolio of mobile apps

SKF continues to expand its portfolio of mobile apps designed to help users select the right products for their designs and applications.

The expanding portfolio of SKF Mobile Apps equips users easily and quickly with useful technology information, software to make critical calculations, and the capability to conduct product and application searches. SKF Mobile Apps can be downloaded free to smartphones and tablets from the Apple app store and the Google Play store for use anywhere and anytime.

SKF Mobile Apps include the popular “SKF Shelf” available for download to Apple devices and offering a vast library of SKF product and technology literature presented in various languages and then sorted by product, industry and other categories. “SKF Shelf” represents an ideal resource tool for OEMs, end-users and distributors.

Other noteworthy mobile apps include “SKF Bearing Calculator” enabling proper bearing selection based on key parameters (such as dimensions) and offering several calculation programs; “SKF Belt Calculator” providing a simple way to check the quality of an existing belt drive design, even in the most remote locations, and identifying more than 100 proposed solutions to problems within seconds; “SKF Seals” profiling industrial sealing solutions and application recommendations; and “SKF DialSet” software for accurate assistance in setting up SKF automatic lubricators, establishing correct settings based on application criteria and the appropriate grease, and confirming re-lubrication intervals and calculating lubricant quantities.

Separate apps also have been launched to cover the universal features and benefits of SKF products and technologies and to communicate distributor news for the very latest SKF solutions across industries.