SilverDot Carbon Graphite Bearingsdryer bearings

Silver Dot™: The Industry’s Highest Quality & Longest Lasting Bearing!

Thank you for your interest in our patented Silver Dot™ bearings. We take great pride in the quality of not only the Silver Dot bearing itself, but also the service that we will provide to you as long as you are a St. Marys Carbon (SMC) customer. After all, when it comes to bearings, SilverDot Bearing ChallengeWe Don’t Set the Standard…We ARE the Standard!

Expand the items below to either Learn More or Register for the Challenge.


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    What is the Silver Dot Difference?

    Highest Quality Product


    • Patented, Quality Bearings: Silver Dot™ is exclusively patented by St. Marys Carbon, so don’t be fooled by imitators. Only Silver Dot™ can deliver the quality that you deserve.
    • US-Made, In-House: St. Marys Carbon has been manufacturing carbon graphite products for over 75 years, so we have the experience that you can trust. Each product you receive will be made in-house by our skilled craftsmen so you can expect the same quality product every time.
    • 2-Year Product Guarantee: With Silver Dot™, failure is not an option. In fact, we guarantee two years of failure-free uptime in your dryers. If any bearing does not meet this standard, not only will we replace it free of charge, but also work with you to identify the problem and confirm that each and every bearing lives up to the Silver Dot™ difference.

    Unsurpassed Customer Service

    • Total Solution Providers: At St. Marys Carbon, we feel that your problem is our problem, so we go beyond Sales to provide you with Total Customer Service. We value you as a customer, so we want to be your trusted solution provider. Your needs will always be our top priority, so bring us your bearing problem and we’ll help you find the solution.
    • Next Day Delivery: We understand that many times your biggest problem is that you need your bearings ASAP, so with SMC, we guarantee that you will receive your bearings on time, every time. We promise Next Day Delivery for any of our qualified customers and bearing orders.*

    *Contact Us to learn how you can become a qualified Silver Dot™ customer!

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    What is the Silver Dot Challenge?

    The Silver Dot™ Challenge is our challenge to you to test our bearings in your dryers and see the difference Silver Dot can make for you. There are only four simple steps to become a lifetime Silver Dot™ customer and advocate.

    Register for the Challenge

    To register to receive your free Silver Dot™ bearings, all you need to do is one of the following:

    Choose Your Free Silver Dot™ Bearings

    Choose 12 bearings, including assemblies if needed, to fit your dryer type; our Silver Dot™ specialist will work with you to confirm you receive exactly what you need. We offer bearings for every type of Gypsum, Veneer and Insulation Board dryer, so we guarantee that we will have the bearings that you need:

    • Gyptech Dryer Bearings & Assemblies
    • Grenzebach Dryer Bearings & Assemblies
    • Coe Dryer Bearings & Assemblies
    • AKI Dryer Bearings & Assemblies
    • Other Dryer Bearings & Assemblies

    See our Silver Dot™ Product Page for further product details. Want to test more or less than 12 bearings? Include this information when you register and we’ll contact you to discuss potential options.


    Receive & Test Silver Dot™ Bearings

    • Receive Your Silver Dot™ Bearings: With our delivery guarantee, you will receive you bearings on or before your requested delivery date.
    • Install Bearings in Your Dryer: Add the bearings to your dryer wherever you have a need.
    • Test Silver Dot™ Bearings: Test the bearings for as long as you want; there is no time limit. Test them for a week, a month or even two years…however, we don’t think you’ll want to wait that long once you see the difference Silver Dot™ can make.

    Switch to Silver Dot™ Bearings

    Of course this step is up to you, but we are confident that once you have taken the challenge, your only bearing choice will be Silver Dot™. As an SMC customer, you can always expect to receive the following:

    • Ongoing Quality Product Performance & Customer Service: You will receive the same quality product performance and service as you did during the challenge. Remember, we will be more than just Sales; we will be your total solution providers for all of your bearing needs.
    • Become a Life-Long Silver Dot™ Customer & Advocate: Our product and service will speak for itself and we know that you will become a life-long SMC and Silver Dot™ customer. We look forward to serving all of your future dryer bearing needs!

    Silver Dot Bearing Challenge

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    Ready for the Challenge? Register Here!

    Congratulations on taking the Silver Dot™ Challenge! We hope that you are as excited to try the Silver Dot™ bearing as we are to provide it to you. Register here and we’ll contact you shortly. Don’t worry if you are unsure of any of the information below; we’ll work with you to ensure you receive exactly what you need. Also, if you prefer, feel free to give us a call or send us an email.

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    Not Ready? Register to Learn More / Receive Updates.

    We understand that you might not be quite ready to take the challenge yet, or need a bit more information, so please check a box below to either receive periodic Silver Dot™ updates or have one of our Silver Dot™ specialists contact you. Thank you again for taking the time to learn more about our quality Silver Dot™ product!

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