Xi-Plus Precision Ball Screws offers shaft diameter from 16-125 mm.

Press Release Summary:

Xi-Plus Precision Ball Screws have been designed to reduce vibrations and noise due to their smoothly finished surface.  These precision ball screws feature  shaft diameters  between 16-125 mm. 


Original Press Release:

Steinmeyer Xi-Plus Precision Ball Screws Reduce Noise in Machine Tool Applications

Steinmeyer, a global manufacturer of precision ground ball screws, recently introduced an enhancement to its precision ball screw line. Called Xi-Plus, this line features a smoother raceway surface that achieves significantly quieter operation with reduced vibration in machine tool applications.

Micron-sized peaks on the shaft raceway are what cause that high pitched “whistling” and rough running characteristics common during operation. Xi-Plus screws undergo a proprietary finishing process that removes those micron-sized peaks resulting in reduced audible noise and annoying vibrations.

“The demands for precision and reliability are continually increasing in the machine tool sector.” stated Bruce Gretz, Executive Vice President of Steinmeyer, Inc. “With Xi-Plus ball screws our customers are able to meet those demands and improve overall operation with reduced noise and smoother running characteristics.”

Like all Steinmeyer products, Xi-Plus precision ball screws offer dynamic delivery of linear motion at high standards of precision and longevity. The screws feature shaft diameter between 16-125 mm and all nut styles are available.

For more information on Steinmeyer premium ball screws please contact our engineers at infoUSA@steinmeyer.com

About Steinmeyer Steinmeyer is the world’s longest continuously-operating manufacturer of commercial ball screws. In the realm of linear motion control, our company has become synonymous with precision, innovation, and exacting standards of quality. Steinmeyer’s extensive product line is used widely in drive systems for industrial machines as well as precision positioning in optical instruments, medical devices, and other mechatronic applications. www.steinmeyer.com.

For more information, contact:                                                                                                 

Bruce Gretz                                                                                      

Exec. VP

Steinmeyer, Inc. 

56 Middlesex Turnpike, Suite 200

Burlington, MA  01803

TEL:  781-273-6220

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