Automation and Robotic Parts that are used in the Manufacturing Industry

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Bearings and Bushings

iglide® bearings & bushings

iglide bearings
  • Flange, sleeve & two-bolt flange
  • Thrust washers, clip bearings & piston rings
  • Gears, conveyor rollers, etc
  • Custom bearings

PRT slewing rings

  • Corrosion & wear-resistant, grease-free
  • Resistant to dirt, dust, humidity & hygienic
  • Slim design, cost-effective, self-lubricating
  • Ready-to-install & easy to assemble

igubal® spherical bearings

  • Dirt/dust resistant, vibration-damping, lightweight
  • Corrosion/water resistant, temps up to 392°F
  • Inner rings set in housings with little clearance
  • 24-48 hour delivery, no minimum order quantity

Linear Motion Technology

Linear Bearings & Slides

linear bearing and slides
  • Sliding vs. rolling ball bearings
  • Shock, corrosion and dirt resistant
  • Lightweight and quiet
  • Self-lubricating and maintenance-free

Linear Actuators

Linear Actuators
  • Lead Screw Actuators with Rails
  • Lead Screw Driven Actuator with Shafts
  • Belt Driven Actuators
  • Miniature and Low-Cost, Economical Actuators

Motors & Controllers

  • Stepper Motors (NEMA)
  • DC Motors
  • Motor Controllers and Accessories

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Cables and Cable Carriers

chainflex® Robot Cables

robot cable
  • For torsional movement in complex applications
  • Meets high mechanical requirements
  • Withstands millions of bending cycles
  • Extended service life

triflex® Retraction & Dresspacks

  • Defined bend radius, built-in torsion stop
  • Easy to lengthen/shorten, simple filling
  • Ball & socket link design
  • Multiple cavities reduce cable abrasion

e-chain® Cable Carriers

  • Low-cost, easy to fill, small & micro carriers
  • Lightweight & high torsion resistance
  • Snap-open or closed design
  • Internal separators- standard or notch

Robotic Components

Strain Wave Gears

Strainwave Gears
  • Compact, available transmission: 28:1
  • Standard option: Stepper motor NEMA11/17
  • INI-Kit for zero position optionally adaptable
  • Adaptor disc for flanging on grippers available

Robotic Joints

Robotic Joints
  • PRT slewing ring bearing with plastic housing
  • The main component is a worm gear
  • Cables can be guided through the center hole
  • The joints can be ordered with or without motor

Rotary Axis with Motors

Rotary Axis with Motors
  • Robotic joint, two slewing rings with direct drive
  • Worm gear/cables guided through center hole
  • Self-locking drive and symmetrical joint
  • Application horizontal on base plate

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