University of Texas Students Use Drylin W on a Laundry-Folding Device to Aid Children with Developmental Disabilities
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University of Texas Students Use Drylin W on a Laundry-Folding Device to Aid Children with Developmental Disabilities

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - June 27, 2006 - Igus® Inc., the leading developer of Energy Chain® cable carriers, Chainflex® continuous-flex cables and iglide® plastic bearings today announced that graduate students from the University of Texas at Austin used a DryLin® W linear guide system while designing and building a semi-automated laundry-folding device for children with...

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V Guide System suits linear motion applications.
Guides

V Guide System suits linear motion applications.

Based on Simplicity® self-lubricating linear bearings, Redi-Rail® V Guide System exhibits minimal noise while maintaining high-speed capabilities in harsh environments. Offered in 4 sizes, its V Guide Rails are polished and induction hardened to correspond with same size wheels. V Guide Wheels are permanently greased to provide low-friction guidance. Allowing for preload and fit,...

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SBC Profile Rail System suits linear motion applications.
Guide Rails

SBC Profile Rail System suits linear motion applications.

Incorporating linear guide rails and blocks, SBC Profile Rail System is available in 2 ranges for high load capacity and 2 ranges for ultra high load applications. Rail lengths are available up to 4,000 mm in single section. Seal protects ball bearings within guide block; lubrication can be provided through grease fitting. System is suited for automated production lines, CNC machines, power...

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Guides

Linear Guide Systems move 1,200 lb loads at 30 ft/sec.

Speed Demon OSG and SG Type Linear Guides are designed for speeds up to 32.8 ft/sec, accelerations to 50 m/secÂ-², and loads up to 1,259 lb. OSG models are available in 5 rail and block sizes, while SG versions come in 7 rail sizes and 19 block designs in 7 sizes to fit range of applications. Both systems are suited for use in X, Y, or Z axes. Integral felt wipers, high angular dual contact...

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Molded LED Light Guides provide backlighting solution.
Miscellaneous Guides

Molded LED Light Guides provide backlighting solution.

MicroLens(TM) molded light guides can be designed in sizes from 0.24-15.4 in. diagonal to provide single LED monochrome, bi-color, or tri-color backlights. Pixel-based light extraction technology provides transition area that spreads light uniformly, extracting light at each point across panel. With packages no thicker than 0.60 mm and power consumption of 1-20 mA at 3.5 V, applications include...

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Tubing Mounting Accessories

Rod Guides minimize tubing wear for extended tubing life.

Era® Rod Guides take wellbore deviations, dynamometer readings, workover histories, well operating conditions, and production data into consideration for proper selection of guide design, material, and spacing for each well. Designed to reduce maintenance and provide solutions for down-hole tubing wear, products are also available in following types: High Performance, Classic, Rotating, and...

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Guides

Linear Motion Guides feature rail widths down to 1 mm.

Ultra-Compact RSR Series includes Type RSR1M (1 mm rail width) and Type RSR2M (2-4 mm rail width), which feature minimal rolling resistance and 4-way equal load ratings. Built with martensitic stainless steel blocks, rails, and balls, products are suited for use in harsh environments. Blocks measure from 6.2-17 mm long, 4-10 mm wide, and 2.5-4 mm high with dynamic and static load ratings of...

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Miscellaneous Guides

Belt Supports work in conveyors with frequent wash-down.

SLIDEWAYS Plastic Belt Supports, made from UHMW or HT-UHMW, feature low-friction, wear-resistant surface over which plastic modular belts may glide. Providing non-metallic alternatives for applications requiring frequent wash-down, modular conveyor supports and guides can be made from various FDA/USDA-compliant thermoplastics. Products work with belts from 3.5-72 in. wide with multiple links or...

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Miscellaneous Guides

Automatic Product Guiding System reduces resetting time.

Used in areas where access for manual resetting of conveyor lines is limited or non-existent, guiding system enables automatic resetting to promote small production batch sizes and increased line utilization. Electrically driven guiding units control position of guide rails along line; up to 220 guiding units can be controlled from one cabinet. Designed for dry and wet production environments,...

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Card Guide System is suited for harsh environments.
Miscellaneous Guides

Card Guide System is suited for harsh environments.

Offered in 1-4 slot clusters, 901 Series card guide cluster assembly features all-extruded aluminum construction that eliminates flexing and warping problems while providing flameproof protection and facilitating heat transfer. Guide decks provide added stability with anti-rotation front and rear tie bar rails. Standard colors include green (power supply), red (CPU), and smooth aluminum (I/O)....

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