Leadscrew-Nut Insert Prototype features threaded interior.
Useful in prototyping of a leadscrew-driven axis, 3-D Printed Leadscrew-Nut Insert Prototype impacts power consumption and rated life. These nuts feature hex-shaped exterior that are embed into flanged nut bodies. Inserts comes with ring groove which axially locks into its position whereas the hex-shape locks into nut body.Read More »
Micro-Sized Lead Screws can be customized to application.
Available through Haydon Kerk Express web store, Kerk-® Micro Series is suitable for applications that require precise motion control in compact package. Custom screw materials, such as heat-treated 400 series stainless steel, are available, while custom nut materials, including PEEK and PPS, can be used to meet specific requirements. Applications include surgical and medical instruments,...Read More »
Micro Lead Screws allow miniaturization of products.
Available in 2 mm diameter screw sizes with leads ranging from 0.3–2 mm per revolution, Kerk-® Micro Series Lead Screw Assemblies come in variety of nut configurations made of self-lubricating acetal and Kerkite-® High Performance Composite Polymers, including nylon, PPS, and PEEK materials. Assemblies are manufactured of 303 stainless steel and require no maintenance. High accuracy threads...Read More »
Motorized Lead Screws offer resolutions from 0.00016-0.005 in.
Combining hybrid stepper motor and lead screw in one unit, Motorized Lead Screws come in Rotating Screw and Rotating Nut motor configurations. NEMA frame sizes between 11 and 23 can be selected with various lead screws available in metric and imperial sizes. NEMA 23 variant delivers max axial thrust up to 200 lb. Where more load capacity is required, single and double stack configurations are...Read More »
A Quick Guide to MASKING SOLUTIONS
This guide will provide an overview of the different masking options, and provide insight on which to use for your product.Read More »
Thomson Glide Screw(TM) is a Golden Mousetrap Awards Winner
WOOD DALE, IL- – The innovative Glide Screw from Thomson Industries, Inc. has won the Design News 2013 “Golden Mousetrap” Award in the Automation and Control Motors and Mechanical Motion Devices category. The awards showcase the best new products and celebrate people who are leading and invigorating design, engineering and manufacturing in North America. Announced on February 11th during...Read More »
Thomson Glide Screw(TM) Selected as Golden Mousetrap Awards Finalist
WOOD DALE, IL- – The innovative design of the Glide Screw™ from Thomson Industries, Inc.,- a leading manufacturer of linear motion products, has been recognized by the judges in the Design News 2013 Golden Mousetrap Awards.- These awards showcase the best new products and celebrate people who are leading and invigorating design, engineering and manufacturing in North America. Selected as...Read More »
LSI Lead Screw Repair and Replacement
LSI designs and repairs all styles of lead screw assemblies at the modern ISO 9001-2008 certified facility located in Traverse City, MI. LSI works directly with you to reload or rebuild your ball, lead or acme screw assemblies. Our emergency 24-hour repair service and short lead-time for repairs helps keep production down time to a minimum. Level 1 Reload: Each screw is assessed to determine if...Read More »
SDP Now Carries Acme Lead Screws and Nuts
New Hyde Park, NY – Stock Drive Products (ISO 9001 Registered Manufacturer) now carries all former Techno, Inc. stock of Acme lead screws and nuts.- The lead screw selection is vast, with many different diameters, lengths, and number of starts available, as well as left-hand threads for certain sizes.- The nuts come in several different materials and styles, including anti-backlash,...Read More »
Thomson Recognized as 2013 Control Design Reader's Choice
Awards recognize Thomson for excellence in the Ball Screw/Lead Screw and Linear Actuator/Slide/Guide technology categories WOOD DALE, IL – Thomson has been recognized by Control Design magazine as the 2013 Reader's Choice for technology excellence in the Ball Screw/Lead Screw and Linear Motion Actuator/Slide/Guide categories. Thomson Received 34% of reader's votes in the Ball Screw/Lead Screw...Read More »
Thomson Lead Screws Drive Team 4 Element Robot Climber in FIRST Robotics Competition's 2013 Game: Ultimate Ascent
Student-designed robot driven by superfast lead screws with the goal of climbing a 10 foot tall pyramid in less than five seconds WOOD DALE, IL – Team 4 Element, a team of high school students from Van Nuys, California, have designed, manufactured and assembled a robot climber to compete in the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) 2013 Ultimate Ascent game. The robot utilizes Thomson MTS Flange...Read More »
Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.Read More »