Patent Number: 8,870,460

Title: Plain bearing half liner

Abstract: The invention relates to a plain bearing half liner for a crankshaft main bearing (24), with a slot (10) which extends in the circumferential direction over an angle of 90 to 170.degree., is closed at both circumferential ends of the plain bearing half liner and passes radially through the plain bearing half liner, and with an otherwise oil-groove-free sliding surface (11) on the inside of said plain bearing half liner.

Inventors: Lehmann; Uwe (Alzey, DE), Grooteboer; Thomas (Essenheim, DE)

Assignee: Federal-Mogul Wiesbaden GmbH

International Classification: F16C 33/10 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00