Leadscrew System offers antibacklash design.

Leadscrew System offers antibacklash design.

DryLin SLW Pre-Loaded utilizes antibacklash nuts, which minimize axial clearance, and includes DryLin W turn-to-fit linear bearings, with radial clearance adjustable via Allen wrench. Setscrew makes audible clicking sound with every increment of adjustment. System is lubrication-free and contaminant-resistant and features high torsional stiffness.

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Rail Guides integrate all-around sealing system.

Rail Guides integrate all-around sealing system.

Targeting linear motion applications, SKF-® LLT Profile Rail Guides have sealed design consisting of double-lip front seals and side and inner seals to prevent contamination and retain lubricant. Guides are supplied pre-lubricated with integral reservoirs to deliver constant relubrication. Available in rail sizes ranging from 80-400 mm, guides feature 4 ball rows in 45-

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Bearings and Linear Guides Make Medical Equipment Safer and More Flexible

Bearings and Linear Guides Make Medical Equipment Safer and More Flexible

Technical equipment used in hospital operating theatres is subject to stringent requirements in terms of safety, reliability and flexibility. The contribution made by rolling bearings and linear guidance systems that are used in these instruments and mechanical devices is critical. Operating tables and ceiling mounts, for example, have an important role to play in creating a flexible, reliable...

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Linear Modules suit applications with intense cleaning.

Linear Modules suit applications with intense cleaning.

Linear axis multivariant MKR 20-80 module features compact case manufactured with aluminum sealed against carriage by DIN EN 10088 compliant non-corrosive steel strip. Pre-tensioned toothed belt can achieve speeds of up to 5 m/sec and includes maintenance-free gap-type sealing for guidance. Engine mounting is enabled by using centering recess and thread on drive end block. Also suitable for...

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NSK Precision America Demonstrates Six Next Generation Products at Semicon

NSK Precision America Demonstrates Six Next Generation Products at Semicon

Franklin, Indiana, July 9, 2009 - The best of NSK's innovations for the solar and semiconductor industries will be on display at Semicon West 2009 from July 14 to 16 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. The leading manufacturer of world class precision ball screws, linear guides, linear actuators and bearings will demonstrate a variety of next generation products and solutions in...

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Configurable Components Deliver Time/Cost Savings for Factory Automation and Motion Control System Builders

Under economic pressure to control costs and increase efficiencies, companies find precisely configured components a practical solution. July 7, 2009 (Schaumburg, IL) Misumi USA, Inc., a subsidiary of Misumi Corporation, part of Misumi Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962) reports that many of its automation machine builder customers are finding innovative ways to save time and costs in their product...

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Miniature Linear Guides suit motion control machinery.

Miniature Linear Guides suit motion control machinery.

Available in Standard and Advanced versions with long or wide blocks and standard or wide rail, Miniature Linear Guides feature dowel holes on rail and block for positioning. Users can disassemble and reassemble mechanism for routine maintenance without need for realignment. In all versions, ball remains retained, even when block is removed from rail. Manufactured to precise dimensional...

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NSK Precision America Offers SPACEA(TM) Series for Special Environments

NSK Precision America Offers SPACEA(TM) Series for Special Environments

New series reduces downtime and increases overall cost savings for harsh conditions Franklin, Indiana, June 30, 2009- NSK's SPACEA(TM) series is a next generation range of bearings, ball screws and linear guides specifically designed for special operating environments used in clean room, vacuum, anti-corrosion, non-magnetic and high/low temperature applications. Developed with vacuum lubrication...

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Profile Rails are available with ball spacer carriage option.

Profile Rails are available with ball spacer carriage option.

Thomson 500 Series Profile Rails have carriage design that promotes smooth operation and low drag force. Ball spacer carriage option is available for size 20, 25, 30, 35, and 45 profile rails to reduce carriage running noise by up to 6 dB. Noise reduction is achieved by inserting plastic discs between each ball bearing, preventing balls from contacting each other or bumping into ball track....

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