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Linear Guidance Systems Ensure Accuracy and Reliability of DMG Milling Centres
Linear 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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Dover's New AirGlide Air Bearing Positioning System Is Now Exclusively Available from Heason Technology
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Dover's New AirGlide Air Bearing Positioning System Is Now Exclusively Available from Heason Technology

Broadbridge Heath, UK - Following Heason Technology's appointment as the exclusive UK distributors for precision positioning system specialist Dover(TM), the West Sussex based motion control equipment and systems integrator has launched the new AirGlide Ultra Precise Air Bearing System. With positional accuracy to within 3 microns for the standard version and better than 1 micron for the...

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Linear Roller Guides offer line contact and optimized rigidity.
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Linear Roller Guides offer line contact and optimized rigidity.

Suited for where heavy loads must be moved in confined spaces without loss of precision or rigidity, Tschudin and Heid linear roller cages and guides allows displacement of moving parts in axial direction via use of parallel shafts and sleeves; no radial movement is possible. Rollers offer line contact with guide, enabling low pre-load at assembly to be maintained. Rollers are arranged within...

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Linear Roller Bearing withstands contaminated applications.
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Linear Roller Bearing withstands contaminated applications.

Featuring all steel and iron construction, 4 in. RoundWay® RW64-V provides dynamic load capacity of 70,000 lbf at operating temperatures up to 500°F and speeds up to 100 fps. Round shaft enables bearing to rotate, eliminating potential for induced torsional stresses. In addition to concave rollers with 10 million inch L10 rated travel life, bearing features eccentric trunion pin that...

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Smooth Guidance

Linear guidance in the food industry EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - October 30, 2009 - A cutting machine's in-feed uses pillow blocks from the igus® DryLin® linear range on its guidance mechanism used to center blocks of cheese weighing up to 187 pounds. The arms of this centralizing unit are mounted on the pillow blocks and then guided smoothly up from beneath a conveyor. The position of the...

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Patent Awarded to Bishop-Wisecarver for New Dualvee® Washdown Wheels
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Patent Awarded to Bishop-Wisecarver for New Dualvee® Washdown Wheels

Third DualVee Patent is Granted for Life Extending Design Pittsburg, CA - - August 19, 2008 - - Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation, manufacturer of the original DualVee® guide wheel and industry leader in guided motion technology, announced today that it has been awarded a third U.S. Patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for its latest technological development of a washdown wheel...

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Plain Bearings Offer Design Engineers a Low Cost Alternative
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Plain Bearings Offer Design Engineers a Low Cost Alternative

E. Longmeadow, MA - Plain bearings from LM76 employ advanced PTFE polymers, ceramic, and specialty composites for linear and rotary applications to meet motion system designers' demanding requirements. These quiet, low cost bearings, in many applications, prove a superior alternative to traditional linear bearings. Chemically resistant, these plain bearings thrive in high load, harsh...

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igus to Exhibit at Pack Expo, Las Vegas
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igus to Exhibit at Pack Expo, Las Vegas

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I.- July 2, 2009 - igus® will be displaying its range of motion control components at Pack Expo, Las Vegas, from October 5-7, 2009 (South Hall, Booth #4985). New products on show will include the company's geared slewing-ring bearing, which does not require any lubrication and so saves the end user valuable maintenance time. A toothed belt can be mounted on either the...

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Rail/Bearing System is anti-magnetic and corrosion resistant.
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Rail/Bearing System is anti-magnetic and corrosion resistant.

Designed to be washed down with disinfectants or industrial cleaners, SS DEFENDER Linear Rail(TM) suits medical, pharmaceutical, and food processing applications. Rails are available in lengths of 40.94, 59.84, 81.89, and 122.83 in. or in cut to order sizes, and each 3 bearing slider unit is 3.15 in. long. Cross section of bearing and slider is only 1.02 x .866 in. Bearing rails are rolled 304...

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LEE LINEAR® Maintains Inventory - What You Need is in Stock!
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LEE LINEAR® Maintains Inventory - What You Need is in Stock!

March 23, 2009 Piscataway, New Jersey -- LEE LINEAR®, a manufacturer of world-class linear motion components, has a complete inventory of linear motion components in stock and available for immediate delivery. LEE is committed to ensuring their customers will get the part they need when they want it! The Company understands keeping costs low is important to all of us in this challenging...

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