Press Release Summary:
SMI products incorporate center hole on ball slides with travel of 1 in. or greater. Mounting with center hole eliminates bow on slide and strengthens mounting security. Interchangeable products are made of aluminum carriage and base with black anodized finish. Units provide straight line accuracy of 0.0001 in./in. of travel for cross rollers and 0.0005in./in. of travel for ball slides. Positional repeatability is 0.0001 in., and coefficient of friction is 0.003.
Original Press Release:
Linear Slides & Positioning Stages
Yorba Linda, CA - Specialty Motions, Inc. (SMI) an integrator, manufacturer and multi-line supplier of linear motion systems and components, announces the introduction of its new product line and catalog - Linear Slides & Positioning Stages. Three of the most prominent and unique features of SMI Linear Slides & Positioning Stages are: 1) SMI's design engineering and manufacturing know-how eliminates unnecessary components and stack up tolerances which improves accuracy, reliability, and significantly reduces cost. 2) A standard center hole is provided on all our ball slides with a travel of 1 inch or greater. Mounting with a center hole will eliminate any bow on the slide and add greater mounting security. 3) SMI Linear Slides & Positioning Stages are interchangeable and popular sizes are available off the shelf. If you cannot find the right size for you application, SMI will build an application specific assembly to meet your needs.
SMI Linear Slides & Positioning Stages are made of lightweight aluminum carriage and base with black anodized finish. Built-in holes provide easy installation. Straight line accuracy of 0.0001"/inch of travel for cross rollers and 0.0005" /inch of travel for ball slides. Positional repeatability 0.0001". Coefficient of friction 0.003 typical.
Specialty Motions, Inc. offers design engineering, value-added CNC machining, sub-assembly, outsource manufacturing, 100% quality assurance and inspection, customer service and full technical support of all its manufactured products. For more information, visit Specialty Motions at www.smi4motion.com or call 1-800-283-3411 or write us at 22343 La Palma Ave., #112 Yorba Linda, CA 92887.