Terms & Conditions

By using the Website (“the site”) and selecting the “I accept” button below, you agree to follow and be bound by the following terms and conditions concerning your use of the site (“Terms Of Use”) and our Privacy Statement. Note that the Terms of Use and Privacy Statement may be revised at any time without notice to you.


Disclaimer of Warranty

While RBC Bearings uses every reasonable effort to include accurate up-to-date information on this Site, RBC Bearings makes no warranty as to its accuracy, security, or suitability for a particular purpose. RBC Bearings expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied including, but not limited to warranties that this Site will be uninterrupted, timely, safe (risk-virus-free), or error free, or that this Site will meet your requirements.

RBC Bearings is not liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, punitive, special, or other damages arising out of the use or inability to use this Site.

Registered Users

You agree that the information you provide during registration to the Site is accurate and that you are 18 years of age or older.

Use of Website Information

You may download, view, copy and print documents and graphics incorporated in these documents (the “Documents”) from the Site, subject to the following:

1. The Documents may be used solely for personal informational purposes;

2. The information on this Site will not be used by you or be given to anyone by you in a manner that is competitive with the business interests of RBC Bearings or any of its subsidiaries or affiliated companies.

3. The Documents may not be modified or altered in any way. Except where your use constitutes “fair use” under copyright law, you may not otherwise use, download, upload, copy, print, display, perform, reproduce, license, post, transmit or distribute any information from this web site in whole or in part without the express authorization of RBC Bearings.

Passwords and Security

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any password(s) you may be given to access the Site, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password(s). You agree to notify RBC Bearings immediately regarding any unauthorized use of your password(s).

Reasonable steps have been taken by RBC Bearings with respect to the personal information collected from you to prevent unauthorized access to that information.

Privacy and Confidentiality

Personal Data

When you visit this site and/or register thereon, you may be asked to give personal information such as your name, postal and/or e-mail address or telephone number. It is your option to provide this information. If you give us personal information, that information will be treated confidentially.

RBC Bearings is the sole owner of the personal information collected on this website. The information will not be used for any purpose other than individual customer care such as participating in online surveys and/or promotions, mailing of product information or special forms.


This Site may contain links to other websites. If you are linked to a third parties’ website, a new window will be opened. Thus please recognize that you have entered a new website as websites of third parties may have RBC Bearings name therein and may also use logos of RBC Bearings. RBC Bearings does not assume any liability for the performance, quality, accuracy, timeliness, or any other aspect of products or services found on these websites. RBC Bearings is neither responsible for third parties’ legal or privacy policies nor for their processing of personal data. Further, RBC Bearings is not responsible for the content of linked sites on any link contained within such sites.


Copyright in this website and copyright of the information made available on this website rests with RBC Bearings or its licensors. All rights are reserved. The information on this Site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, transferred, distributed, stored, modified, downloaded, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the prior written consent of RBC Bearings. Under no circumstances may this information be supplied to third parties.


You agree that all trademarks, brand names, and logos displayed on this site, including RBC Bearings part numbers which are considered trademarks thereof are the property of RBC Bearings, unless otherwise specifically identified, and may not be used in any way without the prior written approval of RBC Bearings.

Prohibited Use

In connection with your use of this Site, you agree not to;

1. Upload, post, or otherwise transmit any viruses or other harmful, disruptive, or destructive files,

2. Access or attempt to access any content, products, or services you are not authorized to access,

3. Disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise cause harm to the website or any systems, accounts, passwords, servers, or networks connected to or accessible through the Site,

4. Use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction methods, and

5. post, transmit, or access through the Site materials that would violate any laws or the rights of others, including without limitation copyright infringement, rights of privacy and publicity, or junk mail, spam, chain letters, or other unsolicited bulk e-mail, commercial or otherwise. Further you agree to abide by all local, state, national and international laws and regulations applicable to your use of the site, content, products or services.


You agree to indemnify and hold harmless RBC Bearings and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, partners, and employees harmless for any claim or demand, including reasonable attorney’s fees made by any third party due to or arising from your violation of the Site Terms of Use, any applicable law, or the rights of any third party.

Terms and Conditions Governing the Online Purchase of RBC Products

U.S. Import & Export Regulations

Purchaser will pay all handling and other similar costs from Company’s factories including the costs of freight, insurance, export clearances, import duties and taxes. Purchaser will be “exporter of record” with respect to any export from the United States of America and will perform all compliance and logistics functions in connection therewith and will also comply with all applicable laws, rules and regulations. Purchaser understands that Company and/or the products or services are subject to laws and regulations of the United States of America which may require licensing or authorization for and/or prohibit export, re-export or diversion of Company’s products or services to certain countries, and agrees it will not knowingly assist or participate in any such diversion or other violation of applicable United States of America laws and regulations. Purchaser agrees to hold harmless and indemnify Company for any damages resulting to Purchaser or Company from a breach of this paragraph by Purchaser.


Prices for RBC’S products are stated on the Site, however, if costs increase, or if the price stated on the Site is inaccurate, RBC may bill at prices in effect at the time of shipment. You have the right to cancel your order within 10 days upon receipt in writing of notice from us regarding increased prices.


RBC products may not be returned for credit without the express written permission of RBC. Products accepted for return will be subject to inspection and restocking charges which will be determined on a case-by-case basis.

Labor Laws

To the best of RBC Bearings’ knowledge, information and belief, the products mentioned will be manufactured in conformity with state and federal laws relating to wages and hours and age limits of employees, and in conformity with any applicable state and federal legislation.


RBC’s sole warranty is against defects in material and workmanship. This warranty is exclusive and in lieu of all other warranties (whether written, oral or implied) including, but not limited to, any warranties of merchantability, except as set forth above, and warranties of fitness for a particular purpose. A no charge replacement will be made of any RBC product which, upon examination by RBC, appears to be defective, provided such product is returned to us, transportation prepaid, within 90 days of the date of sale, and further provided that the product has been properly selected, used, including properly mounted and lubricated and not subject to abuse. RBC Bearings’ liability shall be limited to replacement of such defective bearing. RBC shall not be liable for any other damages either direct, or consequential.

Special Bearings and Products

RBC may undership or overship any order for special bearings to the extent of ten percent, the purchaser agreeing to pay in full for such overshipment or to consider the delivery completed with such undershipment.

Delivery of Products

Product deliveries are subject to deferment due to breakdowns, strikes, acts of GOD or other unforeseen circumstances. When commitments have been made by RBC for materials, or when materials have been put into production for products for the specific use of the customer, delivery may not be deferred by the customer without the express written permission of RBC.


No part of an order is subject to cancellation without the express written consent of RBC. Once accepted cancellations of orders are subject to charges to be determined on a case-by-case basis.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This Site and all aspects of your use of this Site shall be governed, construed, and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the state of Connecticut.

General Terms

This Agreement sets forth the entire understanding between you and RBC Bearings with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior written or oral understandings, communications, or agreements not specifically incorporated herein. Any failure of RBC Bearings to enforce or exercise any provision of this agreement shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. The captions and section headings are for convenience only and do not form part of the agreement and shall not be used in construing it. This Site is operated by RBC Bearings from its offices within the United States and all information gathered from you is processed in the United States . If you access the Site from a location outside of the United States you are responsible for compliance with all local laws.

Nothing in this agreement is intended to or shall exclude, modify, or restrict the operation of any applicable statute or other law, the provisions of which cannot be lawfully excluded or restricted, including where applicable the statutory rights of consumers provided for under relevant national laws or the laws of the European Union. However, if any court of competent jurisdiction determines that any limitation of liability, disclaimer, or other provision of this agreement is illegal, invalid, or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, then such provision shall be deemed to be modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it comply with the applicable statute or law of such jurisdiction, and the remaining provisions of this agreement shall continue in full force and effect.

RBC's obligation to sell products is subject to its review of compliance with law.