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Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.
P.O. Box 1109, 2104 Martin Way
Pittsburg, CA, 94565 0209

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Company Information:
Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.
P.O. Box 1109, 2104 Martin Way

Pittsburg , CA  94565 0209   USA
Phone: 888-580-8272
FAX: 925-439-5931
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Guide Wheels operate in vacuum environments.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
Mar 31, 2014 Capable of ultra high vacuum down to 10-9 mbar, DualVee® Wheels are linear guide bearings with precision ground 90° surfaces for linear and rotary motion applications in vacuum environments, vacuum testing chambers, and vacuum processing equipment. Units are made of vacuum compatible AISI 440C and 304 stainless steel and grease, providing chemical resistance over wide range of temperatures. Available in size 1 and size 2, wheels offer load capacities up to 1,855 N radially and 440 N axially.

Linear Guidance System can be used across industries/applications.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
Jul 29, 2013 Based on DualVee Motion Technology®, QuickTrak® is 90° vee guide wheel based linear motion platform that enables smooth motion in environments ranging from very clean to heavily debris-laden. There are 2 sizes and 2 configurations available, in kit of parts or fully assembled, and track support sub-assemblies reduce number of hardware pieces required for fastening track to mounting substrate. Holes do not need to be drilled in track; aluminum wedge is used to secure steel vee-edge track.

Curvilinear Track System comes in unlimited 2D shapes.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
Mar 08, 2013 Completely seamless and free running, HepcoMotion® PRT2 1-Trak eliminates possibility of misalignment during installation or in service. Entire track element is manufactured from single piece of steel, with or without base plate, and features 3-bearing wheel plate. Wheel plates can carry loads from 67–51,000 N, and tracks can be made up to 5.5 x 1 m or 1.9 m square. Track systems can be specified with vee profile guide section of any size to suit bearings from 13–150 mm in diameter.

Linear Guides can be installed on finished products/equipment.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
Nov 29, 2012 QuickTrak® components and sub-assemblies facilitate process of assembling machines with motion guidance systems for manufacturers and automation solution providers. T-nut and T-slot based kit of parts lets user build linear guide system from modular, cut-to-length parts. QuickTrak wheel plates consist of wheel mounting kits assembled in T-slots on extruded aluminum wheel plates. Wheel mounting kits consist of DualVee® guide wheels, bushings, wheel covers, and T-slot mounting fasteners.

Single Row Ball Bearing travels at speeds up to 5.5 m/s.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
Jun 05, 2012 Designed for applications with specified radial loading conditions, MadeWell® Radial Wheel achieves reliable motion in environments exposed to debris, such as sawdust or grit, where traditional linear bearings fail. Available in carbon steel or stainless steel and in 3 primary sizes ranging from 0.774-1.803 in. OD, 90° vee-groove bearing works well in sliding wall panels, motorized doors and windows, heavy-duty drawers, and commercial furniture.

Camera Slider Kit utilizes linear guide technology.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
Jun 10, 2011 Based on UtiliTrak® Linear Guide Technology, UTCSK Camera Slider Kit helps filmmakers create smooth, professional camera shots with minimal equipment. Unit is available in 1,000 and 1,500 mm aluminum track lengths and is suited for small to medium DSLR cameras and lenses. For tripod mounting, ¼-20 in. threads are located at center and on both ends of track. Anodized aluminum wheel plate with linear guide wheels includes ¼-20 in. camera thumb screw for use with/without ball head mount.

Track Support promotes linear slide system rigidity, stability.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
May 27, 2011 Track Support joins MinVee® low-profile, miniature linear slide system track to mounting substrates and ensures clearance for free travel of carriages. Made from extruded 6063-T6 aluminum alloy, support is clear anodized and comes in single-piece lengths to 10 ft. Longer track lengths are possible via multiple, butt-jointed track supports. Continuous, lengthwise contact, along with support for DualVee® track across full mounting surface width, ensures optimal support and rigidity.

Aluminum Rings are designed to accommodate lighter loads.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
Apr 15, 2011 Available in 4 sizes from 148-300 mm dia as standard and with external vees, HepcoMotion® ALR rings are machined from aluminum alloy and anodized for durability. Rotary movement system suits medium precision and light load applications requiring corrosion resistance and non-magnetic environment. Available options include additional diameters and thicknesses, internal vees, gearcut rings, and rings machined in form of self aligning timing belt pulleys.

Linear Guides offer manual brake option.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
Mar 18, 2011 Available for UtiliTrak Linear Guides, carriage brakes offer 2-component assembly solution for manually securing carriage to rail in confined spaces. Brake system is available in 4 sizes with anodized aluminum body for corrosion resistance. Components are positioned below carriage's payload mounting surface to minimize interference, and angular position of handle arm can be adjusted to any position without affecting brake engagement status or level of braking force.

Ring and Track System suits rotary and track applications.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
Oct 29, 2010 Available in stainless steel as standard with range of sizes and load capacities, HepcoMotion Precision Ring Track PRT2 system includes ring slides, ring segments, bearings, and ancillary components. Friction-free, debris-tolerant system also offers options, including floating bearings, fixed center carriages with clamping brake, continuous bleed lubrication, and pinions. Turntable applications are possible with addition of precision ground ring discs.

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Bishop Wisecarver Announces the Hiring of New Vice President of Marketing

Jun 11, 2013

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Black Diamond Manufacturing Exhibiting at Design-2-Part This Month

Mar 18, 2013

WRW Engineering Launches as Part of Bishop-Wisecarver Group's Renewed Focus

Mar 13, 2013

Supporting The Future of Manufacturing as a 2013 First® Diamond Supplier

Mar 12, 2013

Black Diamond Manufacturing Relaunches with Woman-Owned Certification

Mar 05, 2013

Bishop-Wisecarver Group Vice President of Sales Appointed Head of Marketing

Feb 12, 2013

Bishop-Wisecarver President Recognized with Women in Manufacturing STEP Award

Feb 05, 2013

Bishop-Wisecarver Exhibiting at Automation Technology Expo This Month

Jan 22, 2013

Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation Receives Design World Magazine's Leadership in Engineering Award

Oct 15, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver Exhibiting at PTDA and AHTD Fall Industry Events

Oct 11, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver Exhibiting at Pack Expo in Chicago #N-5726

Aug 29, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver President Appointed to California State Workforce Investment Board

Aug 01, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver to Exhibit at International Woodworking Fair

Jul 19, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver Recertified as Woman-Owned Manufacturer

Jul 11, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver President Appointed Chair of CMTA

Jul 10, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver President Appointed Chair of CMTA

Apr 18, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver Launches Summer Engineering Internship Program

Mar 15, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation Hires New VP of Marketing

Mar 01, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver Leaders to Judge and Award Prize Money at Local Science Fair

Feb 28, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver Hires New VP of Manufacturing

Feb 09, 2012

Supporting Future Engineers as Diamond Supplier of First Robotics Competition

Jan 24, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver to Exhibit at West Pack 2012

Jan 24, 2012

Bishop-Wisecarver to Exhibit at 2012 West Pack: Meet the BWC Team at the Upcoming Trade Show in Anaheim, CA

Jan 13, 2012

Meet the Bishop-Wisecarver Team at Society for Lab Automation and Screening

Dec 20, 2011

Bishop-Wisecarver Sends Holiday Care Packages to U.S. Soldiers

Aug 29, 2011

Bishop-Wisecarver Sponsors Cyclist in Annual Oregon Bike MS Ride Fundraiser

Aug 25, 2011

Bishop-Wisecarver Hires Vice President of Engineering

Jul 13, 2011

Bishop-Wisecarver Earns Woman-Owned Business Certification

Apr 28, 2011

Bishop-Wisecarver Launches Video Contest

Mar 08, 2011

Bishop-Wisecarver Hires Vice President Of Marketing

Nov 23, 2010

Bishop-Wisecarver Earns Bay Area Green Business Certification

Sep 15, 2010

Pamela Kan of Bishop-Wisecarver Wins Women's Initiative Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Jul 20, 2010

Bishop-Wisecarver Promotes National Sales Manager

Jun 30, 2010

Bishop-Wisecarver Announces 2010 Creative Dualvee® Video Contest Winner

Apr 22, 2010

Bishop-Wisecarver Launches Video Contest in Celebration of 60th Anniversary

Mar 30, 2010

Bishop-Wisecarver Inspires Next Generation of Innovators as Silver Supplier of the FIRST® Robotics Competition

Jan 08, 2010

VP of Business Development Leaves Bishop-Wisecarver for New Venture

Aug 19, 2009

Patent Awarded to Bishop-Wisecarver for New Dualvee® Washdown Wheels

Jul 30, 2009

Bishop-Wisecarver Launches New Spanish Web Site

May 21, 2009

Bishop-Wisecarver Expands Spanish Service Capability

Mar 24, 2009

BISHOP-WISECARVER Corporation Sponsors Brentwood, CA High School's Entrance in Robotics Competition

Feb 19, 2009

Bishop-Wisecarver Appoints Mike Citro VP, Operations

Aug 12, 2008

Shopbot Partners with Bishop-Wisecarver on Linear Motion Solution for New Buddy with Powerstick

Jun 25, 2008

Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation President Joins CMTA Board of Directors

Jun 12, 2008

Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation Vice President of Business Development Joins AHTD's Manufacturer Advisory Council

Jun 03, 2008

Bishop-Wisecarver Opens China Office

Jun 03, 2008

Bishop-Wisecarver Boosts In-House Production Capability

Feb 07, 2008

Bishop-Wisecarver Awarded Patent for Dualvee® Integral Guide Wheels

Jan 17, 2008

Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation Goes into Overdrive as a Silver Supplier of the 2008 First Robotics Competition

Dec 11, 2007

Bishop-Wisecarver President Appointed to National Association of Manufacturing Board of Directors

Sep 25, 2007

Bishop-Wisecarver's Dualvee® Integral Studded Guide Wheels Now Available with Custom Stud Lengths

Sep 20, 2007

Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation Founder Goes on Air with Story of Innovation, Success

May 18, 2007

Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation's DualVee® Gets in the Game

May 17, 2007

Bishop-Wisecarver SRX-150 Heavy Duty Linear Actuator Now Offered in Five Standard Lengths

Mar 22, 2007

Bishop-Wisecarver Appoints Ringball Corporation Exclusive Canadian Master Distributor

Jan 24, 2007

Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation Sponsors First Robotics Competition

Aug 10, 2006

Bishop-Wisecarver Appoints Michael Mcveigh National Sales Manager

Jul 26, 2006

Bishop-Wisecarver Launches New Web Site

Jun 15, 2006

Bishop-Wisecarver Appoints Ray Harrington VP, Business Development

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