Press Release Summary:
Offering out-of-the box/off-the-shelf linear motion solution for those who have single- or multi-axis applications, Basic Slides come in 3 sizes - BS6, BS8, and BS12 - respectively designed around 6, 8, and 12 mm shafting. All sizes feature steel linear ball bearings, while 8 and 12 mm versions have option of employing LM76 Minuteman PTFE, self-lubricating bearings. Each product also supports option for 2 carriage block sizes: 2-bearing short block and 4-bearing long block.
Original Press Release:
New Basic Slides from LM76
New Basic Slides from LM76 offer an out-of-the box/off-the-shelf linear motion answer for customers who have single or multi-axis applications. Basic Slides come in 3 sizes: BS6, BS8 and BS12. These sizes are designed around 6mm, 8mm and 12mm shafting. All sizes feature steel linear ball bearings while the 8mm and 12mm have the option of employing LM76 Minuteman PTFE, self-lubricating bearings where contamination, all weather operation, shock/vibration and rapid oscillation capabilities are required. Another feature of the Basic Slide family is an option for 2 carriage block sizes: a short block ( 2 bearings )and a long block ( 4 bearings). Washdown/FDA compliant systems constructed from 300 series stainless or ceramic coated aluminum are available on request. For more information: call Mike Quinn at 1-800-513-3163 or email: mquinn@LM76.com