PRLog - Apr. 19, 2012 - CEDAR GROVE, N.J. -- Cedar Grove, NJ – Ron Sledge, performance and technical manager for King Engine Bearings, will present "Race Engine Bearing Lubrication, Clearances & Tolerances” at a Tech and Skills Regional Conference hosted by Joe Gibbs Racing Oils at Joe Gibbs Racing in Huntersville, N.C. on April 20.
Sledge’s seminar will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. He will look at the secrets for choosing the right bearing clearances in a race engine to optimize performance and avoid catastrophic failure. In addition, he will discuss the vital importance of matching the best oil type, viscosity and pressure to the appropriate racing application. He will share his knowledge of engine bearings and race engine technology accumulated over his 30 plus years in the industry.
In addition to the technical seminar, King Engine Bearings will participate in the program with a tabletop display featuring the company's engine bearings for automotive, aviation and high performance applications. The cost to register for the AERA conference is $10. For more information and to register for the conference, phone (888) 329-2372 or visit www.aera.org/
King Engine Bearings is known for its extensive line of high performance engine bearings for circle track, drag racing, monster trucks, tractor pulls, off-road and off-shore racing applications. For more information on King Engine Bearings and the company's complete line of performance engine bearings, visit http://www.kingbearings.com.
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Founded in 1960, King Engine Bearings is a world-class developer and manufacturer of engine bearings for automobiles, light and heavy-duty trucks, marine, aviation, and other types of internal combustion engines.