Guide Rails

Rugged Horizontal Rails handle high board insertion forces.
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Rugged Horizontal Rails handle high board insertion forces.

Featuring thick contact point and hardened design to protect against extreme forces, Rittal™ Enhanced Horizontal Rails meet IEC 60 297-3 and IEEE 1101.10 specifications. Units have .1 HP (horizontal pitch) hole pattern to allow precise installation of guide rails in various increments. Rails are standardly 84 HP without machining on end faces, and can be cut in any length. Combined with OpenVPX...

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StripFeeder Transition Rail securely holds components in tracks.
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StripFeeder Transition Rail securely holds components in tracks.

Featuring machined tracks for both paper and emboss tape on same rail for seamless transition, Transition Rail lets end-users fully utilize StripFeeder platform without loss of component lane. StripFeeder Transition kits are set to run 3 lanes of paper tape and 3 lanes of emboss tape in 0.25, 0.50, and 0.75 in. pocket depths. StripFeeder .mod and Mini systems feature removable rails that can...

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Where Wings Grow on Rails ENERCON Manufactures Rotor Blades on STROTHMANN RoundTracks
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Where Wings Grow on Rails ENERCON Manufactures Rotor Blades on STROTHMANN RoundTracks

ENERCON has opened its first flow production line for rotor blades in Aurich, Germany. Transportation was implemented on the basis of RoundTrack® technology from intra-logistics specialist STROTHMANN Machines Handling. RoundTracks® enable precise positioning without posing a barrier for forklift trucks and thereby prevailed over standard rails and chain conveyors. ENERCON constructed mobile...

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System Solutions for Intra-Logistics
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System Solutions for Intra-Logistics

Schloss Holte-Stukenbrock, Germany – Intra-logistics partner STROTHMANN repositions its RoundTrack transport technology for heavy loads, forming the new division ProductionLogistics to indicate the company's significant diversification in recent years. Initially, RoundTracks were developed to transport dies and blanks in press shops. Today, we are confronted with all-new and much more...

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Whitepaper: 7 Trends for IoT in Hospitality
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Whitepaper: 7 Trends for IoT in Hospitality

The Internet of Things is rapidly becoming a defining characteristic in the daily landscape of human experience. Billions of smart devices are already connected to this vast system through smart homes, medical devices, and much more; the trend is predicted to continue its exponential growth into the hundred billions within the next few years. This white paper illuminates how the future of IoT will completely revolutionize the way the hospitality industry in particular will function with this new technology. Due to the ability to reduce energy costs, reduce staff labor, and create completely individualized and engaging guest experiences, the hospitality industry is in a unique position to capitalize on IoT. Using real life case studies, the report outlines seven ideas for how the IoT can be used to reduce energy consumption, increase guest satisfaction, improve maintenance, and more.

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20 Years of Easy Transport on Intra-Logistics Rails
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20 Years of Easy Transport on Intra-Logistics Rails

Schloss Holte-Stukenbrock, Germany – In the 20 years since the invention of RoundTracks®, STROTHMANN Machines & Handling has delivered 116.975 meters of the intra-logistics rail system, the equivalent of about 6,500 truck and trailer lengths. Originally developed for easy press die change, the solution is now used in various industries, for instance, to convey wind turbine generators,...

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University of California Irvine's Aeroacoustic Laboratory Uses DryLin
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University of California Irvine's Aeroacoustic Laboratory Uses DryLin

East Providence, RI – Students from the University of California, Irvine used DryLin T profile rail guides donated by igus® as part of The Geared Turbofan Project, designed to study the noise attenuation effects of a hybrid wing-body in relation to the placement of an aircraft's turbofan. The students are part of UCI’s Aeroacoustic Laboratory, which aims to study the acoustics of aerospace...

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Ball Guide Screw Linear Rail features integrated IDEA Drive.
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Ball Guide Screw Linear Rail features integrated IDEA Drive.

RoHS-compliant BGS06 utilizes size 17 single- or double-stack stepper motor linear actuator with programmable stepper motor controller. For rigid, smooth motion, precision rolled 303 stainless steel lead screw with Black Ice® TFE coating drives precision nut embedded in machined aluminum carriage mounted to stainless steel ball rail. Max stroke length is 24 in., max horizontal load is 135 lb,...

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Monoxivent-NORFI USA Plan Partnership

ROCK ISLAND, IL - Monoxivent has reached an agreement, in principle, with NORFI-USA for a planned partnership and NORFI-USA asset acquisition. NORFI is a manufacturer of extruded aluminum exhausting rail systems and related products. Bud Converse, former president of NORFI-USA, has been named Monoxivent's NORFI Products Sales Manager. Prior to joining NORFI, Converse was president of...

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Visit POBCO PLASTICS at Pack Expo, McCormick Place, Chicago Oct 28-31, 2012 Booth 6100

Ask for new catalog 2012! New products include: Skate Wheels, Roller Guides, PET Bottle Guides, Foot Mounts and more! GUIDE RAILS & ATTACHMENT SUPPORTS: Worlds largest selection of Conveyor Guide Rails including Sanitary Guides made from solid plastics and plastic lengths with stainless steel cores. Many of these profiles do not require bending machines for bending guide rails around corners due...

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Rapid Prototyping is offered for leadscrews, rails, actuators.
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Rapid Prototyping is offered for leadscrews, rails, actuators.

Rapid Prototype Services are available for Kerk® brand leadscrew assemblies, spline and guide rails, as well as RGS® and ScrewRail® linear actuators. Qualifying engineering programs can have production-quality prototypes of custom configurations as soon as one week from design release, including assemblies with Kerkite® high-performance composite polymers and Kerkote® TFE coating. All Kerk...

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