RPB-E-4500-00 - The Tides Marine RPB Type E Rudder Port Bearing for 4 1/2 Inch Rudder Stock.
is designed to be installed in rudder tubes which have been laminated or welded into a vessel’s hull. The unit consists of a one-piece UHMW housing with a nitrile lip seal. It eliminates metal-to-metal contact and the associated problems of abrasion, electrolysis and corrosion.
It is 100% water tight and eliminates chatter and vibration, resulting in a quieter, smoother operation.
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THE -00 MEANS IT IS OUR STANDARD MODEL. IF YOU ARE REPLACING AN EXISTING BEARING, PLEASE CHECK THE SERIAL NUMBER
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