Web Guiding System is available for mid-web sizes.

Equipped with brushless motor, guided ball nut, and optional splice table and fine adjustment mounting bracket, FIFE-500 supports roll face (web widths) from 6.3–35.4 in., guide spans from 7.1–23.6 in., and tension from 80–225 lb. Hi-Res color touchscreen, featuring icons and text in 14 languages,Â- facilitates operation and reduces required training effort; same operator interface can...

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Fife-500 Reaches 500 Units Sold

Fife-500 Reaches 500 Units Sold

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma - Maxcess, a global leader in innovative products and services for the web handling industry, has just announced the 500th installation of the FIFE-500 Web Guiding System in the first 9 months of the products release. Converters in North and South America, Asia and Europe have invested in the new web guiding system to improve efficiency in their own operations after...

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Linear Guides offer manual brake option.

Available for UtiliTrak Linear Guides, carriage brakes offer 2-component assembly solution for manually securing carriage to rail in confined spaces. Brake system is available in 4 sizes with anodized aluminum body for corrosion resistance. Components are positioned below carriage's payload mounting surface to minimize interference, and angular position of handle arm can be adjusted to any...

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BIGLIA Group Relies on Linear Guides and Spindle Bearings from Schaeffler

BIGLIA Group Relies on Linear Guides and Spindle Bearings from Schaeffler

The Schaeffler Group has expanded its close working partnership with Italian machine tool manufacturer The BIGLIA Group. In addition to supplying ball and roller monorail guidance systems for BIGLIA's range of lathes and multi-spindle machine tools, Schaeffler will also supply its super precision FAG spindle and cylindrical roller bearings. This technical and commercial collaboration with...

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Linear Drive Units utilize spindle or timing belt.

Linear Drive Units utilize spindle or timing belt.

Magnetically sealed with steel band, RK DuoLine 160 Series offers protection rating of IP40. Spindle variant provides vmax of 2 m/s, stroke length of 5 m, and efficiency rating above 85%, while timing belt model provides no-load torque down to 2.5 Nm. BLOCANÂ-® profile slots have T-rails with tapped holes to simplify attachment of loads. To facilitate positioning, optional coupling and motor...

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Belt Guide upgrades cylinder ironers and aging folders.

Belt Guide upgrades cylinder ironers and aging folders.

Featuring proprietary rake design, Cross Folder Belt Guide helps each belt maintain its position without slipping, sliding, or crawling on top of adjacent belts. Product retrofits on cylinder ironers and variety of cross folders that rely on tracking tapes for belt guidance, virtually eliminating potential for jams at cross fold inlet to promote consistent feeding and folding. By minimizing...

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Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions Now Offers Motorized Linear Rail Prototypes for 24 Hour Shipment

Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions Now Offers Motorized Linear Rail Prototypes for 24 Hour Shipment

Waterbury, CT - Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, Inc., a premier manufacturer of engineered linear motion products, now offers a variety of motorized RGS-® Linear Rail prototypes available for online ordering and quick delivery. The online Haydon Kerk Engineering Development Center offers customers the ability to order units from a standard listing of stocked prototype parts available for 24 hour...

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Thin Light Guides backlight touch-enabled display graphics.

Thin Light Guides backlight touch-enabled display graphics.

Utilizing LED-based edge-lighting technology, Edge-Lit Light Guides provide bright, uniform light where needed for directional symbols, on/off buttons, company logos, rotary switches, sliders, and other graphic icons. Edge lighting technology employs side-firing LEDs and focuses light into thin light guide of 0.6 mm or less. Placed between PC board/circuit sensor and graphic overlay, light guides...

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Cam Roller Runner Blocks suit vacuum applications.

Cam Roller Runner Blocks suit vacuum applications.

Designed for eLINE profiled rail systems, Cam Roller Runner Blocks run at speeds up to 12 m/s and consist of aluminum body with corrosion-resistant cam rollers. Units replace standard plastic end caps with aluminum versions, have holes to allow venting, and use vacuum-compatible grease, enabling smooth, quiet travel in vacuum environments. Available in sizes 15 and 25, runner blocks offer choice...

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Helwan Fertilizer Company Orders Five Guide Blade Carriers from Siemens Energy

Helwan Fertilizer Company Orders Five Guide Blade Carriers from Siemens Energy

Helwan Fertilizer Company, an Egyptian producer of ammonia and urea, has ordered five complete sets of guide blade carriers at Siemens Energy. In fertilizer plants, production must be completely shut down in case of a turbine outage or planned major overhaul. After a few days of downtime, the losses incurred as a result of production outage will exceed the value of the investment in strategic...

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