Press Release Summary:
Available in single and dual lane configurations, custom-engineered UHMW Chain Guides accommodate all standard ANSI and metric roller-, side flexing-, and link chains. Units eliminate need for lubrication systems and noise associated with metal-on-metal. Manufactured in curved and straight designs and machined with any radius, wear-resistant guides meet FDA guidelines 21CFR178.2010 and 21CFR177.1520 and are USDA compliant.
Original Press Release:
UHMW Chain Guides Designed for OEM Requirements
Custom engineered chain guides that can be tailored for conveyor systems
in the agricultural, food processing, medical, pharmaceutical, packaging, and wastewater treatment industries are available from SLIDEWAYS, Inc. of Worcester, Massachusetts.
Slideways Custom UHMW Chain Guides can be produced in single and dual lane configurations to accommodate all standard ANSI and metric roller-, side flexing-, and link chains. Eliminating the need for lubrication systems and the noise associated with metal-on-metal, these wear-resistant guides can be manufactured in curved and straight designs to fit OEM space require- ments, be machined with any radius, and include metal mounting guide rails.
Featuring several material formulations, Slideways Custom UHMW Chain Guides can be made from oil filled UHMW for high speed applications, natural UHMW for direct food contact at lower speeds, and molybdenum filled UHMW with a dry lubricant for higher speeds in dusty environments. These chain guides meet FDA guidelines 21CFR178.2010 and 21CFR177.1520 and are USDA compliant.
Slideways Custom UHMW Chain Guides are priced according to configuration and quantity. Literature and price quotations are available upon request.
For more information contact:
Thomas R. Sioui, VP Marketing
705 Plantation St.
Worcester, MA 01605-2039
(800) 298-7543 FAX (508) 854-0711