Profile Rail Wheel Guides

50 Years of NSK Europe

The Japanese bearing manufacturer NSK established its first European sales office exactly 50 years ago – in October 1963 – in DÃ-¼sseldorf. As it expanded its business activities in Europe, additional sales organisations were set up in other European countries. NSK Europe's first manufacturing facility in Peterlee (UK) was founded in 1976 – an important milestone in the company's...

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University of California Irvine's Aeroacoustic Laboratory Uses DryLin® T Profile Guides
Guide Rails

University of California Irvine's Aeroacoustic Laboratory Uses DryLin® T Profile Guides

East Providence, RIÂ- – 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...

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Linear Guidance System can be used across industries/applications.

Based on DualVee Motion Technology®, QuickTrak® isÂ- 90° vee guide wheel based linear motion platform that enables smooth motion in environments ranging from very clean to heavily debris-laden. There are 2 sizes and 2 configurations available, in kit of parts or fully assembled, and track support sub-assemblies reduce number of hardware pieces required for...

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Optimize the Performance of Your Next Machine with Linear MOTIONEERING®: Linear Guide Components from Thomson
Linear Motion Components

Optimize the Performance of Your Next Machine with Linear MOTIONEERING®: Linear Guide Components from Thomson

Web-based configuration tool enables users to quickly configure, customize and select optimized round or square rail linear guides, with outputs that simplify and speed the machine design process WOOD DALE, IL – Thomson introduces Linear MOTIONEERING®: Linear Guide Components. The latest addition to the company's robust family of Linear MOTIONEERING and other design tools, Linear...

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Profile Rail Wheel Guides

Bishop-Wisecarver Group to Exhibit at the WBENC 2013 National Conference

Woman-Owned Manufacturer to Feature Products and Services at Booth #1222 Pittsburg, CAÂ- – Bishop-Wisecarver Group (BWG), a WBENC certified woman-owned family of companies who works with manufacturers to engineer, manufacture, and build linear and rotary motion solutions, custom complex assemblies, and optimal embedded intelligence systems, will be exhibiting at the Women's Business...

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Global Lighting Technologies Retrofits Building with LED Lighting Using Company's Edge-Lit Light Guide Technology
Miscellaneous Guides

Global Lighting Technologies Retrofits Building with LED Lighting Using Company's Edge-Lit Light Guide Technology

Brecksville, OH – Global Lighting Technologies, innovator of LED-based, edge-lit light guide solutions for general illumination applications, has retrofitted its North American sales & engineering headquarters with LED ceiling lights. In a classic example of practicing what it preaches, GLT has replaced the facility's existing fluorescent lights with its UL-certified LED-based 2'x2' and 1'x4'...

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Tracks

Curvilinear Track System comes in unlimited 2D shapes.

Completely seamless and free running, HepcoMotion® PRT2 1-Trak eliminates possibility of misalignment during installation or in service. Entire track element is manufactured from single piece of steel, with or without base plate, and features 3-bearing wheel plate. Wheel plates can carry loads from 67–51,000 N, and tracks can be made up to 5.5 x 1 m or 1.9 m square. Track systems can be...

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Fife-500 Reaches 500 Units Sold
Miscellaneous Guides

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 Guide Rail System has maintenance-free design.
Profile Rail Wheel Guides

Linear Guide Rail System has maintenance-free design.

Available in lengths of 1,000, 2,000, and 3,000 mm, S99GWRM40... and S99GWRM80... series comprise a linear guide rail system that offers heavy-duty, low-wear, low-friction, and quiet operation without requiring any lubrication. Sliding element is of formulated polymer material suited for hard anodized aluminum rails, while carriage assembly consists of aluminum plate, die cast zinc blocks, and...

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BGS Linear Rails provide rigid and smooth operation.
Profile Rail Wheel Guides

BGS Linear Rails provide rigid and smooth operation.

Utilizing size 17 single stack or double stack stepper motor linear actuator, BGS06 positions heavy loads and maintains repeatability and accuracy while withstanding cantilevered loading. Construction includes 303 stainless steel lead screwsÂ- with Black Ice® TFE coating. Lead screw drives precision nut embedded in machined aluminum carriage mounted to stainless...

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