All-Air Web Guides Perfect for Mark Andy Presses

All-Air Web Guides Perfect for Mark Andy Presses

Coast Controls All-Air web guides are ready-made for Mark Andy narrow web presses and effective at decreasing downtime and maintenance costs (Sarasota, FL.) - Coast Controls offers standard web guide models to fit many Mark Andy narrow web presses. RDG5 and MDG5 all-air web guide models easily fit in tight or limited spaces of Mark Andy 2200, 4120 and 4150 narrow web presses. All-air systems are...

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Insulfoam Cutter Now Running on Precision Integral V(TM) Rail

Insulfoam Cutter Now Running on Precision Integral V(TM) Rail

Rockford, IL- November 16, 2008 - The PBC Linear Integral V(TM) linear guide system has been used to improve reliability and precision while at the same time reducing the cost of mounting components for Insulfoam-a leading producer of polystyrene foam molds used by homeowners and industry applications alike. After the replacement of the old system, the polystyrene foam was cut more accurately and...

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24-Hour Schedule No Problem for Linear Guides

Custom machine packages four cases a minute, 24-hours a day EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - November 18, 2008 - Schneider Packaging Equipment Co. Inc. uses maintenance-free DryLin® W linear guides in a custom packaging machine used to box up four cases of plastic bottles per minute, 24 hours a day. The linear guides replace standard slotted brackets and act as a vertical guide for the machine's grabbing...

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Linear Bearings offer manually adjustable clearance.

Featuring turn-to-fit hand clamp, DryLin-® W linear guides let users decide whether standard clearance is acceptable or if unit needs to be pre-tensioned. Tolerance can be modified over entire bearing surface by inserting provided Allen key into adjustment screw in side of carriage. Completely lubrication-free and contaminant-resistant, bearings come in hard-anodized aluminum, single- and...

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Schaeffler Extends Its Range of Miniature Corrosion Resistant Linear Guidance Systems

13th November 2008 Schaeffler has now extended its range of miniature, corrosion-resistant linear ball bearing and guideway assemblies, with new accessories that increase service life and enable the guides to withstand harsh environments. Schaeffler UK has now extended its range of miniature, corrosion-resistant linear ball bearings and guideway systems, with a range of new accessories, including...

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Bearing up in the Packaging Industry

Linear bearings reach 10 million cycles on packaging machine EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - November 18, 2008 - Matrix Packaging Machinery, a primary packaging equipment manufacturer, implemented maintenance-free DryLin® R linear bearings on its packaging machines after recirculating ball bearings caused shaft damage and grease leaks. Matrix manufactures form fill and seal packaging equipment to handle...

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NSK Precision America Offers High-Accuracy HA Series Linear Guides

NSK Precision America Offers High-Accuracy HA Series Linear Guides

Franklin, Indiana, October 22, 2008 - NSK Precision America's HA Series of linear guides integrate a variety of the company's proprietary technologies to provide high motion accuracy, rigidity and load capacity. With improved dust resistance, HA Series linear guides are ideal for machining centers, high-precision lathes and grinding machines. The use of ultra-long ball slides achieves high motion...

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Off-the-Shelf Slide Tables

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - October 10, 2008 - igus®' DryLin® slide tables are available pre-assembled and off-the-shelf, saving the engineering time and in-house manufacturing costs involved with custom assemblies. They are a bolt-on solution requiring zero maintenance and are extremely low cost when compared to ball bearing and custom slide table systems. The DryLin slide tables require no...

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Linear Motion Guide offers application versatility.

Linear Motion Guide offers application versatility.

Comprised of 2-piece assembly, Uni-guide can be dropped into most applications. Rail and carriage composition is of lightweight anodized aluminum, and bottom of slide is keyed for precision alignment. Carriage is self-lubricating, with Frelon GOLD-® liner to create extreme environment-tolerable design, and allows particulates to be wiped harmlessly off shaft. Offered with customizable options...

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igus to Exhibit at National Manufacturing Week 2008

igus to Exhibit at National Manufacturing Week 2008

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - July 28, 2008 - igus®, a leading developer of cable management systems, high-performance polymer bearings and linear guides, will be exhibiting at booth #4011 at the Design Engineering show during National Manufacturing Week this year. Among the products the company will be highlighting are its new, cost-effective PRT slewing ring bearings, which use two self-lubricating,...

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