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New Stainless Steel Adjustable Rod Guide

Sierra Pacific Engineering and Products has added a new adjustable rod guide to their product line. It is the 710SS, in many cases it not desirable to weld steel to stainless so SPEP has created the new rod guide in stainless steel. Now a stainless steel NEMA enclosure can be produced without the trouble of welding a steel part to the stainless steel. This allows for easy production of enclosures...

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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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Linear Guidance Systems Ensure Accuracy and Reliability of DMG Milling Centres
Roller Bearings

Linear Guidance Systems Ensure Accuracy and Reliability of DMG Milling Centres

In the machine tool industry, system partnerships and co-development projects between OEMs and component suppliers are now increasingly important. Machine tool manufacturers prefer to focus on their core competence, whilst sourcing ready-to-fit components and sub-systems from high performance technology partners. The result is that all parties involved benefit from this close cooperation,...

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Structural Compound from RTP Company Delivers Metal-Like Surgical Performance at Disposable Device Price
Miscellaneous Guides

Structural Compound from RTP Company Delivers Metal-Like Surgical Performance at Disposable Device Price

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA -- When engineers at Wright Medical Technology wanted to increase the value of their innovative PRO-DENSE* bone-grafting paste by offering surgeons and hospitals a set of disposable, pre-sterilized surgical tools for performing specific ankle procedures, they turned to custom compounder RTP Company for help with designing one of the key instruments - a retrograde drill...

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BIGLIA Group Relies on Linear Guides and Spindle Bearings from Schaeffler
Ball Bearings

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.
Motor Controllers and Drives

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. BLOCAN® 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.
Miscellaneous Guides

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
Internet Services

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.
Miscellaneous Guides

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.
Guide Rails

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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