MY MANUFACTURING STORY
BY TAMARA SOMERVILLE, CEO OF POSI LOCK PULLER, INC.
Most people within the world of manufacturing and maintenance have heard of a bearing puller – and those that have not can probably guess what it would be used for.
As the name suggests, a puller is a tool used to remove failed bearings, gears, and pulleys from equipment by allowing the user to pull on them with enough force. It achieves this with jaws that attach to the bearing, gear, or pulley, and a central screw that presses against the bearing shaft – providing force in two directions to make the job quicker and easier.
Pullers come in two types: manual ...