Inquiry / Contact
igus® inc.

PO BOX 14349

East Providence

RI 02914

+1 800 521 2747
+1 401 438 7270

drylin® N low-profile linear slides

lightweight, space-efficient and cost-effective

  • available in 4 different sizes
  • quiet operation
  • self-lubricating and maintenance-free
  • corrosion resistant
  • clamps and end caps available
  • available as linear actuator (SLN)


To the drylin® N shop

drylin® N low-profile linear slides for small installation spaces

drylin® N low-profile linear slides consist of profile rails and die-cast or plastic carriages. The self-lubricating sliding elements are made of high-performance iglide® polymers. Designed for applications with very limited installation space, their height is as low as 6 to 12 mm (0.24 to 0.47 inches). Pre-loaded versions available to both define the drive force and reduce noise from vibrations.

drylin® N low-profile guide rails for linear applications with compact installation space  
Guide rails

  • heights available: 6 mm (0.24”), 9.5 mm (0.37”), 12 mm (0.47”)
  • widths available: 17 mm (0.67”), 27 mm (1.1”), 40 mm (1.57”), 80 mm (3.15”)
  • clear anodized aluminum, black anodized aluminum for anti-reflection
  • no cutting charges
  • available with or without mounting holes


Buy drylin® N low-profile guide rails

drylin® N carriages for linear applications with compact installation space  
Carriages

  • Materials available: 
    • high-performance iglide® polymers
    • zinc casting with clip-on or overmolded plastic liner
    • zinc die-casting with thread hole
    • zinc casting with clip-on or overmolded plastic liner
    • pre-loaded prism slide available               


Buy drylin® N carriages

drylin® N Accessories icon  
Accessories


Purchase Accessories here

Why choose drylin® N low-profile linear slides?

Miniature linear guides for small installation spaces  
Wear-resistant

in harsh environments

Durable  
Durable

higher shock loads than ball bearings

Corrosion Resistant  
Corrosion resistant

available in 316 stainless steel

Lightweight  
Lightweight

reduce weight by up to 75%

self-lubricating  
Self-lubricating

no external lubrication

quiet  
Quiet operation

four times quieter than ball bearings

drylin® T miniature guide rail assembly

Linear rails with a compact design in 4 installation sizes

drylin® T miniature guide rail assemblies also offer low-profile dimensions at a 40% higher load bearing capacity (up to 315 lbf (1,400 N) than drylin® N assemblies.


drylin® T miniature guide

drylin® T miniature guide  

Applications

drylin® N low-profile rail assemblies are available in various rail heights and widths and are suitable for installation in tight spaces. High-performance materials and an efficient, simple design were used for these low-cost assemblies, suitable for a wide variety of industrial applications.

drylin® N for use in furniture manufacturing

Adjustable work surfaces:

a sliding table as part of a yacht’s or mobile home’s interior
combines space-savings with smooth and quiet operation.


Furniture Design

drylin® N for use in 3D Photography

Easy to use and highly functional

Instead of investing in elaborate expensive 3D photo equipment, two conventional cameras can be installed and aligned in a particular manner on a low-profile guide rail assembly to allow the creation of three-dimensional images.

Desk or cabinet drawers:

Self-lubricating low-profile design with lightweight materials.

Desk or cabinet drawers:

Learn more about drylin® N low profile guide rail assemblies

drylin® configurator  
drylin® linear guides expert

A customized drylin® N low-profile guide system for your linear application in only 5 steps.


Configure drylin® N

dryspin® test laboratory  
Tested!

More than 500 drylin® tests annually in the 41,200 sq. ft. test laboratory


Learn more about the test lab

Application Assistance

For further questions or product information, please contact:

Photo
Matt Mowry

dryLin® Product Manager

Email

Customer Service:

Monday to Friday from 8 am - 8 pm

Online:

24h