Roll-Slide Mini carriage and rail linear motion systems are
now available from LM76 (E. Longmeadow, MA) in lengths
from 160 to 1,200 mm. For integration into an application,
the systems have evenly spaced mounting holes in the
rails, and the carriage has 4 drilled and tapped mounting
holes. Features include:
Travel from 88 mm ( 3.46") to 1,128 mm (44.41").
A height of 12 mm (0.47").
440c stainless steel roller bearings.
A low magnetic signature.
Corrosion resistant stainless steel rails.
Electrodeless nickel plated carriages.
A maximum dynamic load of 80 N
(45 lbs.) for a single carriage.
An operating temperature
range from - 10° to 50°C.
Brushed DC Motors
maxon motors (Fall River,
MA) has added 4 more motor
sizes to its line of brushed
DC motors. The 14, 16,
22, and 26 mm diameter models are now
each available in a long
version (L), which offers
higher continuous torque and higher continuous output power.
At the same time, maxon motor is introducing 4 new GPX
planetary gearheads, in the sizes 14, 19, 26, and 37
mm, compatible to existing products in the program. The
gearheads are designed with scaled gear stages. Each of
the new 3-stage gearheads can be driven with the next
MotiCont's (Van Nuys, CA) DDLMs (Direct Drive Linear
Motors) eliminate backlash and provide a solution for users
requiring high acceleration, high speed, and long life. The
motors are available in 3 off-the-shelf models. Features
A compact design using threaded features on the front
and rear faces of the motor, as well as each end of
Zero cogging, and a light mass of the
moving part for high acceleration/
deceleration for a higher
Direct coupling to the
load for increased
Ultraminature Ball Screws
Steinmeyer (Burlington, MA) has unveiled ultraminature ball
screws for various applications. The ball screws are equipped
with 1 of 4 types of ball nuts, and with or without preload.
Custom lengths are available with journals machined to
a control drawing. Features include:
Standard tool steel (52100).
A stainless steel option.
Availability in diameters as small as
3 mm with a choice of 2 pitches:
1 or 0.5 mm.
Fairlane Products quick release fasteners and accessories
in inch and metric sizes. The pins have a wide range of
uses in fastening, locating and alignment applications
and come in a variety of diameters, lengths and materials.
Also available are wire rope lanyard assemblies. Call or
go online to find a distributor in your area.
Fairlane Products, Inc.
33792 Doreka Drive
Fraser, MI 48026
FAX (586) 294-6822