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Linear Guide Rail Manufacturers and Suppliers

IQS Directory provides a comprehensive list of linear guide rail manufacturers and suppliers. Use our website to review and source top linear guide rail manufacturers with roll over ads and detailed product descriptions. Find linear guide rail companies that can design, engineer, and manufacture linear guide rails to your company's specifications. Then contact the linear guide rail companies through our quick and easy request for quote form. Website links, company profile, locations, phone, product videos and product information is provided for each company. Access customer reviews and keep up to date with product news articles. Whether you are looking for manufacturers of linear motion slides, linear guideways, linear slide rails, or customized linear guide rails of every type, this is the resource for you.

  • Bethel, CT

    Del-Tron Precision exists to serve as a provider of innovative, yet budget friendly anti-friction linear bearings. We serve many diverse industries, such as medical, 3D printing, and aerospace. Our components provide a reliable mechanical interface for modern industrial equipment. Custom designs are also available when your application calls for unique specifications.

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  • Bethel, CT

    Tusk Direct provides personalized service in providing you with the highest quality linear motion components available. We know you demand the best, and that's why all our linear guide rails are tested to meet our rigorous standard for quality. We welcome any call or inquiry, and our highly knowledgeable staff is available to answer any questions.

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  • Pittsburg, CA

    With over 60 year experience in the linear guide rail industry, Bishop-Wisecarver provides a single point of service that results in custom designs, increased efficiency, and accelerated time to market. We offer a variety of products, all which offer exceptional performance in a variety of operating environments. We look forward to hearing from you!

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  • Bloomfield, NY

    We do linear slides and we do them well! With over a half of a century of experience you know that you can count on us to provide you with products that will last and last. Our products serve many industries including textile, automotive, metrology, machining and many others. We will work with you to come up with a product that is just as customized as you need it to fit your specifications exactly. Get in touch with us today to learn more!

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  • Hamel, MN

    Tolomatic offers both pneumatic and electric linear slide actuators that provide space-saving profiles. Both styles utilize recirculating bearings on ground steel shafts for long life. Built-to-order and shipped with industry leading delivery schedules. To find out more, visit our website or call and speak with a representative today!

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  • Fruitport, MI

    Since our founding in 1985, we have been a leading linear slide manufacturer. Our DuraBond Slide® is recommended for precision machine tool applications. Low profile square gib linear slide designs offer exceptional rigidity and high accuracy. Self-lubricating Rulon-bearing surfaces are resistant to contaminants and excel in harsh environments. Custom designs also available.

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  • Trumbull, CT

    Pneumatic automation products are the name of the game for AGI Automation Components. Based in Trumbull, CT, AGI has been delivering premier service and products for over twenty years. AGI’s offerings include pneumatic grippers, o-ring placement machines, rotary, linear, and multi-motion actuators, linear slides, feed escapements, load limiters, and more.

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ARTICLES AND PRESS RELEASES

Precise Linear Slides from the Experts at Velmex, Inc.

Linear Slides Since our founding in 1967, Velmex, Inc. has manufactured reliable linear and rotary motion control positioning systems. As one of the first manufacturers of precision positioning equipment, you can trust that you are receiving only the best. Our administrative, manufacturing, and research facilities are all in one location to serve customers. Currently, we provide three manual and motor driven multi-axis and linear slides, UniSlide , BiSlide and XSlide . We also manufacture smooth turning manual and motor-driven XY tables, rotary tables, elevating tables, turntables and VXM Controllers. Read... Read More

businessIndustry Information

Linear Guide Rails

On a linear slide, the linear guide rail is the rail that the bearing unit is fixed to. The length and position of this rail determines how far the linear slide will be able to move. In some applications, the linear guide rails will be very short, while in others they will need to be several feet long to allow for a wide range of motion. Linear guide rails are usually constructed using high strength stainless steel to provide a steady platform for the bearing that is also resistant to corrosion. The rail is manufactured using a metal machining process that cuts and molds the metal into the shape of the rail before it is fitted with a bearing.

Linear guide rails come in a variety of shape and sizes, but there are several types that are common in industrial settings. Profile rail guides are matched with a bearing based on the application, and they are designed to create smooth linear motion by having a rectangular shape that is thick enough for a linear bearing to be firmly fitted around three sides of it. Most of these come pre-lubricated from a factory and they are even available in miniature sizes for use in areas where space is very limited. Precision rail guides come in pairs and have an encased rolling mechanism installed in between them. The rails move out in opposite directions to create linear motion and use ball bearings, needle rollers or cross rollers on the inside to allow for smooth movement.

Another type of linear motion product is a linear table. A linear table is a compact solution which uses linear guide rails fitted with bearings to guide and drive components in a variety of applications. The table can be motorized or simply powered by hand, and it is attached to bearings that run along the length of a guide rail beneath it. This way objects can be placed on the table and moved to some other point on the rail. Heavy duty linear tables are particularly useful in industrial manufacturing assembly lines because they can be used to move heavy components along to the next stage of a production process.

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