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Action Bearing Biomedical Division Stands Boston Strong with Prosthetics Niche

BOSTON, MA – Long before the Boston Marathon bombing, Action Bearing, providers of bearing and related products for OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturers) and MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Operations) markets throughout the U.S. and internationally, served prosthetics companies through its Robotic and Automation Division. Post-bombing, the company has doubled its efforts in serving prosthetics...

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Thomson Solution Delivers Smooth, Backlash-free "Horsepower"
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Thomson Solution Delivers Smooth, Backlash-free "Horsepower"

Thomson ballscrew and linear rail bearing assemblies support heavy loads while delivering accurate equine patient positioning for fast and accurate CT scans WOOD DALE, IL – The EquusCT℠ from Artec Imaging is a patient position and CT scanning table with floating carousel that offers a high degree of maneuverability for veterinarians practicing equine healthcare. EquusCT utilizes a Thomson...

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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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Linear Bearings come in JIS sizes.
Linear Bearings

Linear Bearings come in JIS sizes.

Available in inch, metric, and Japanese Industrial Standard sizes, Super Smart Ball Bushing® Linear Bearings feature universal self-aligning bearing plates that are forgiving of misaligned housing bores and shaft deflection, promoting uniform ball loading over entire length of bearing plate as well as optimized distribution of load between ball tracks. Bearings have coefficients of friction...

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Optical Cage System allows unlimited customization.
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Optical Cage System allows unlimited customization.

Consisting of precision rods and plates, TECHSPEC Cage System Linear Translation Assemblies offerÂ- alternative to complex optical alignment systems, and allow user to construct custom, adaptable opto-mechanical component systems with limitless options for modification. In addition to building customized digital fluorescence microscopes or autocollimators, system can...

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Single Row Ball Bearing travels at speeds up to 5.5 m/s.

Designed for applications with specified radial loading conditions, MadeWell® Radial Wheel achieves reliable motion in environments exposed to debris, such as sawdust or grit, where traditional linear bearings fail. Available in carbon steel or stainless steel and in 3 primary sizes ranging from 0.774-1.803 in. OD, 90° vee-groove bearing works well in sliding wall panels, motorized...

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Plastic Bushings Are the Backbone of Students' Robot

The 21st annual FIRST® Robotics Championship came to a close on April 28th in the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, MO. More than 30,000 fans, families, educators and industry leaders gathered for the week-long event, which celebrated the engineering and robotics accomplishments of more than 600 student teams from all over the globe. igus®, a diamond-level sponsor for the organization,...

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Linear Bearings Deliver Savings of $36,000
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Linear Bearings Deliver Savings of $36,000

A manufacturer of scientific instruments and laboratory equipment used for applications and research in particle science technology uses DryLin® R linear bearings in its series of physisorption and chemisorption analyzers. The manufacturer replaced recirculating ball bearings, which required frequent maintenance and re-lubrication, and as a result is able to save more than $36,000 per year....

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Linear Bearings Are Instrumental Part of Student Robot

Students reap the benefits of igus' FIRST Robotics sponsorship The 20th annual FIRST® Robotics Championship came to a close at the end of April in the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, MO. More than 25,000 fans, families, educators and industry leaders gathered not only to celebrate students' engineering accomplishments, but for an intense robotics competition. igus®, a diamond-level...

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PBC Linear Creates New Integrated Plain Bearing Solution for Hillman Group Engraver
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PBC Linear Creates New Integrated Plain Bearing Solution for Hillman Group Engraver

Rockford, IL - The Hillman Group has spent nearly 50 years providing working solutions in engraving and fastening and excels at anticipating the needs of the market. One area Hillman specializes in is the design and manufacturing of self-contained ID engravers for pets. Hillman has worked together with PBC Linear in this type of application for over 10 years with PBC supplying Simplicity®...

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Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact
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Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact

Our goal is to help every athlete derive maximum enjoyment from their sport and become a better player. We offer a line of innovative training tools that combine cutting-edge technology and out of the box thinking to deliver an unbeatable competitive advantage. The Vector® Sports Training Ball is just another example of our commitment to innovation. To learn how the Vector® is helping ballplayers everywhere, see our video.

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