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Get Insights On Engine Bearing Material Selection At King's 2012 PRI And IMIS Technical Seminars
Ron Sledge will explain to engine builders how to pair the correct engine building materials and construction with their race application
The seminar at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show will take place on Friday, November 30 at 2 p.m. in room S-230 A&B at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Sledge will present the same one-hour seminar at the International Motorsports Industry Show (IMIS) on Friday, December 7 at 2 p.m. in Engine Room #1 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Ind.
Sledge’s seminars will look at determining PSI loading and how it is calculated, understanding application environments, bearing construction and materials types, peak load duration, crankshaft surface finish and mixing bearing under sizes to obtain desired oil clearances. Sledge will also recommend different King performance bearing types for specific race applications.
“My goal is to help engine builders pair the correct engine building materials and construction to the race application they are working on so they can experience maximum success on the track," explained Sledge.
The presentations at PRI and IMIS will also include the opportunity for participants to win prizes that include King merchandise and free sets of bearings. For priority seating at either event, call (800) 772-3670 or e-mail email@example.com. King will exhibit at the PRI Show at booth #5701 and at IMIS at booth #305.
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.