Slideways, Inc.

Slideways Offers Broad Range of Extruded Profiles
Machinery & Machining Tools

Slideways Offers Broad Range of Extruded Profiles

Worcester, MA March 1, 2021…SLIDEWAYS, manufacturer of custom and standard plastic components for packaging machines and conveyor systems, offers a full range of Extruded Profiles to support conveyor belts, chains and guide rails designed to keep product on conveyors. Available in UHMW, UHMW Blue, Oil-filled UHMW-Nylon and PTFE materials in straight lengths and coil depending on the size and...

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Polycarbonate Guarding Products provide protection from flying chips.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Polycarbonate Guarding Products provide protection from flying chips.

Available in flat and cold bent models, Slideways’ Polycarbonate Guarding Products are made from OSHA compliant materials. The units are used along conveyor lines for allowing clear site of production operation areas. Slideways' guarding product includes panel clamps, handles and hinges that are used in assembling doors and panels. Units are suitable for production equipment applications.

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Dry Lubricant UHMW optimizes chain and belt performance.
Material Handling & Storage

Dry Lubricant UHMW optimizes chain and belt performance.

Consisting of UHMW-PE Polyethylene with molecular density ofÂ- 5,600,000 g/mol, MOVEX BLuLub® optimizes performance in conveyor chain applications, minimizing friction in high wear curve installations. Product operates from -40 to 176°F and complies with Code of Federal Regulation of FDA. In addition running dry, MOVEX BLuLub offers minimized noise, squeaking, energy...

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Slideways Introduces Movex Conveyor Chains, Belts, Components and Bearing Supports
Material Handling & Storage

Slideways Introduces Movex Conveyor Chains, Belts, Components and Bearing Supports

Worcester, MA -- SLIDEWAYS, manufacturer of custom and standard plastic components and extrusions, now offers the MOVEX standard line of Conveyor Chains, Components and Bearing Supports. With this introduction SLIDEWAYS offers a readily available line of plastic chains, chain sprockets, chain idler wheels, guides, components, bearing supports and leveling pads, providing rapid response for a wide...

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X-Ray Detectable Components target food industry.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

X-Ray Detectable Components target food industry.

Compliant with Food Safety Modernization Act, X-Ray Detectable Components help minimize contamination problems for food industry. Products such as wear strips, sprockets, chain guides and tracks, mixer components, bushings, and bearings are available in Acetal, UHMW, Nylon, and PEEK. Detection of parts as small as 2 mmÂ-³ at speeds as fast as 250 fpm is standard.

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Roller Rails deliver low-friction service.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Roller Rails deliver low-friction service.

Heavy-duty SlideRails provide low-friction service in accumulators and combiners. Made from acetal, white beads have operating temperature of 180° suited for serving range of applications. Channels, made from 10-gauge stainless or galvanized steel, utilize 304 stainless steel pins with glass-filled nylon pin rails. Products are designed with 2 in. fastening key slots for 3/8 in. carriage bolts...

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Custom Plastic Profiles resist heat, chemicals, and bleach.

Custom Plastic Profiles resist heat, chemicals, and bleach.

Manufactured to specification from specialty plastics for use in hostile environments, Slideways Custom Profiles include chain and belt guides as well as related components. Typical wear-resistant materials include oil-filled UHMW, UHMW-HT for 275°F service, glass-filled PTFE for -350 to +500°F applications, oil-filled or MD-Nylon, and Eratalyte® TX for resistance to bleach and...

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Wear Parts are reverse engineered for retrofit applications.
Material Handling & Storage

Wear Parts are reverse engineered for retrofit applications.

Slideways Retrofit Plastic Wear Components can be reverse engineered from existing drawings and custom machined from various types of plastic to duplicate existing parts or provide users with material upgrades. They provide tolerances to ±0.0005 in. and surface finishes to 16 rms, depending on material. Components can be machined from oil-filled nylon, MD-nylon, acetal, glass filled PTFE,...

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Ertalyte® TX Parts Resist Bleaching and SIP/CIP

Ertalyte® TX Parts Resist Bleaching and SIP/CIP

Custom machined Eratalyte® TX parts that are strong, dimensionally stable, and bleach-resistant for meat-, poultry-, food-, and pharmaceutical processing applications are being introduced by Slideways, Inc. of Worcester, Massachusetts. Slideways' Custom Eratalyte® TX Parts are machined to customer specification for applications that require parts which are strong, dimensionally...

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Slideways Offers Broad Range of Extruded Profiles
Machinery & Machining Tools

Slideways Offers Broad Range of Extruded Profiles

Worcester, MA March 1, 2021…SLIDEWAYS, manufacturer of custom and standard plastic components for packaging machines and conveyor systems, offers a full range of Extruded Profiles to support conveyor belts, chains and guide rails designed to keep product on conveyors. Available in UHMW, UHMW Blue, Oil-filled UHMW-Nylon and PTFE materials in straight lengths and coil depending on the size and...

Read More »
Polycarbonate Guarding Products provide protection from flying chips.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Polycarbonate Guarding Products provide protection from flying chips.

Available in flat and cold bent models, Slideways’ Polycarbonate Guarding Products are made from OSHA compliant materials. The units are used along conveyor lines for allowing clear site of production operation areas. Slideways' guarding product includes panel clamps, handles and hinges that are used in assembling doors and panels. Units are suitable for production equipment applications.

Read More »
Dry Lubricant UHMW optimizes chain and belt performance.
Material Handling & Storage

Dry Lubricant UHMW optimizes chain and belt performance.

Consisting of UHMW-PE Polyethylene with molecular density ofÂ- 5,600,000 g/mol, MOVEX BLuLub® optimizes performance in conveyor chain applications, minimizing friction in high wear curve installations. Product operates from -40 to 176°F and complies with Code of Federal Regulation of FDA. In addition running dry, MOVEX BLuLub offers minimized noise, squeaking, energy...

Read More »
Slideways Introduces Movex Conveyor Chains, Belts, Components and Bearing Supports
Material Handling & Storage

Slideways Introduces Movex Conveyor Chains, Belts, Components and Bearing Supports

Worcester, MA -- SLIDEWAYS, manufacturer of custom and standard plastic components and extrusions, now offers the MOVEX standard line of Conveyor Chains, Components and Bearing Supports. With this introduction SLIDEWAYS offers a readily available line of plastic chains, chain sprockets, chain idler wheels, guides, components, bearing supports and leveling pads, providing rapid response for a wide...

Read More »
X-Ray Detectable Components target food industry.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

X-Ray Detectable Components target food industry.

Compliant with Food Safety Modernization Act, X-Ray Detectable Components help minimize contamination problems for food industry. Products such as wear strips, sprockets, chain guides and tracks, mixer components, bushings, and bearings are available in Acetal, UHMW, Nylon, and PEEK. Detection of parts as small as 2 mmÂ-³ at speeds as fast as 250 fpm is standard.

Read More »
Roller Rails deliver low-friction service.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Roller Rails deliver low-friction service.

Heavy-duty SlideRails provide low-friction service in accumulators and combiners. Made from acetal, white beads have operating temperature of 180° suited for serving range of applications. Channels, made from 10-gauge stainless or galvanized steel, utilize 304 stainless steel pins with glass-filled nylon pin rails. Products are designed with 2 in. fastening key slots for 3/8 in. carriage bolts...

Read More »
Custom Plastic Profiles resist heat, chemicals, and bleach.

Custom Plastic Profiles resist heat, chemicals, and bleach.

Manufactured to specification from specialty plastics for use in hostile environments, Slideways Custom Profiles include chain and belt guides as well as related components. Typical wear-resistant materials include oil-filled UHMW, UHMW-HT for 275°F service, glass-filled PTFE for -350 to +500°F applications, oil-filled or MD-Nylon, and Eratalyte® TX for resistance to bleach and...

Read More »
Wear Parts are reverse engineered for retrofit applications.
Material Handling & Storage

Wear Parts are reverse engineered for retrofit applications.

Slideways Retrofit Plastic Wear Components can be reverse engineered from existing drawings and custom machined from various types of plastic to duplicate existing parts or provide users with material upgrades. They provide tolerances to ±0.0005 in. and surface finishes to 16 rms, depending on material. Components can be machined from oil-filled nylon, MD-nylon, acetal, glass filled PTFE,...

Read More »
Ertalyte® TX Parts Resist Bleaching and SIP/CIP

Ertalyte® TX Parts Resist Bleaching and SIP/CIP

Custom machined Eratalyte® TX parts that are strong, dimensionally stable, and bleach-resistant for meat-, poultry-, food-, and pharmaceutical processing applications are being introduced by Slideways, Inc. of Worcester, Massachusetts. Slideways' Custom Eratalyte® TX Parts are machined to customer specification for applications that require parts which are strong, dimensionally...

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