Patent Number: 6,296,394

Title: Center bearing for a shaft

Abstract: A center bearing for a shaft, in particular a propeller shaft, has a rolling bearing arranged on the propeller shaft and a bearing housing surrounding the center bearing. A slide ring in which the rolling bearing is axially displaceable is arranged over the outer periphery of the rolling bearing. A decoupling element is arranged between the slide ring and the bearing housing.

Inventors: Braun; Jurgen (Remseck, DE), Kandert; Dieter (Wiernsheim, DE), Wieland; Dittmar (Oppenweiler, DE)

Assignee: DaimlerChrysler AG

International Classification: F16C 27/06 (20060101); F16C 27/00 (20060101); F16C 27/08 (20060101); F16D 3/50 (20060101); F16D 3/74 (20060101); F16D 3/72 (20060101); B60K 17/24 (20060101); B60K 17/22 (20060101); F16C 043/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018