Sliding guides are linear guides where the carriage and the tracks are not separated by the rolling elements. The level of friction is minimised due to the fact that the tracks within the carriages are coated. Generally speaking, this product is the simplest method to implement linear movements. Despite the coating, the friction co-efficient is higher than when dealing with a re-circulating ball or roller guide.
Various sizes and systems
Available with additional scraper and lubrication systems
Can be supplied in stainless steel, aluminium and plastic designs
Available in maintenance-free design
Various types of carriage
High / low temperature designs
Clean room design
Length in accordance with customer specification
Tracks can be joined together
Areas of application:
Sliding guides are used in standard scanners and copiers for example. These systems are also used under water or when dealing with extreme dirt impacts.
Over 90 years of experience in the field of high-precision ball bearings, machine spindles, freewheels and non-contact seals. Customized special applications for a wide range of applications.
Decades of experience in drive technology. Manufacturer of profile rail guides, ball screw positioning systems
Over 100 years of experience in the field of rolling bearings, linear technology, automotive components and steering systems