Ball Screws exceed 1 million newton capacity.

Press Release Summary:

With diameters from 32–160 mm and pitch ranging from 10–50 mm, using ball sizes up to 19 mm, UltraThrust Ball Screws offer dynamic capacities beyond 1 million newtons. Units are available in several standard and custom ball nut configurations complete with precision ground shafts to 6 m in length, including finished journals. Offering typical efficiency of 90+%, ball screws are suited for injection mold machines, large presses, and large machine tools.

Original Press Release:

Ball Screw Exceeds 1 Million Newton Capacity

BURLINGTON, MA, -- Steinmeyer, Inc. today announced its updated UltraThrust ball screw series, with diameters from 32 mm to an enormous 160 mm diameter, pitch ranging from 10 mm to 50 mm, using ball sizes up to 19 mm.  This series offers dynamic capacities beyond 1 million newtons!  The new line of large ball screws features a more economic and quieter solution than roller screws. UltraThrust ball screws also offer another significant advantage over roller screws - higher efficiency, typically 90+%. Steinmeyer UltraThrust ball screws are available in several standard as well as custom ball nut configurations complete with precision ground shafts (to 6 meters in length) including finished journals.

Applications for this new ball screw include:

• Injection Mold Machines

• Large Presses

• Large Machine Tools

The Steinmeyer group is comprised of three manufacturing divisions located in Germany. August Steinmeyer GmbH & Co. KG (located in Albstadt) has been setting standards for high precision ball screws for close to 50 years and prides itself on high quality, innovative designs to meet demanding customer requirements. Our Steinmeyer Mechatronik division has been producing an extensive line of high precision positioning systems for well over 130 years.  The Feinmess Suhl division (Steinmeyer Metrology) manufactures manual gauges and measuring systems.

For further information on this new product or others in our extensive product portfolio call 1-781-273-6220 or visit the Steinmeyer group at the following web site:

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