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4- and 5-Roller Redi-Rail Carriage Load

4- and 5-Roller Redi-Rail Carriage Load

PBC Linear has expanded the already popular Redi-Rail line of linear guidance components. This means that all of our metric Redi-Rail sizes now have a 4-wheel and 5-wheel carriage option.

Bearing Solutions: Washdown Bottling Automation

Simplicity® plain bearings were used as an effective alternative to ball bearings. The plain bearing Frelon® liners produce a microscopic transfer of thin film that creates a smooth interaction between the bearing and shaft.

Bearing Solutions for Harsh Environments

PBC Linear offers product solutions no matter what environmental forces may be causing you problems. Check out what products can help you excel!

Round Shaft and Bearings in Medical Applications

Round shaft and bearings offer linear motion solutions for many medical applications, any place linear adjustment is needed, such as patient handling (surgical tables, chair lifts, etc.), scan heads, ceiling tracks for movable lights, and instrument adjustments.

Automation in the Automotive Industry

A manufacturer of robotics for a major auto maker needed a slide system that would tolerate tough foundry conditions. Heat, sand, and dirt were common and disruptive to the robotic end effectors.

An Overview of Cam Roller Technology

The CRT family has products based on ball and roller bearings that ride within a linear guide rail. The mix of products covers applications from commercial precision, low load and duty cycles to systems with adjustability, high precision high load capacity, and long-life performance.

Simplicity in the Woodworking Industry

Antifriction linear bearing systems are crucial to the production output, accuracy, and repeat-ability of today’s modern CNC routers and water-jet cutters. The woodworking industry relies on these machines to rapidly mass produce products ranging from door panels to structural framing for cabinets.

The Science of Self-Lubricating Plain Bearings

Simplicity linear plain bearings exhibit real benefits, when compared to over other styles of linear bearings; such as the self-lubricating quality of the bearing’s Frelon liner, as well as the wiping action on the shaft which enables smooth linear motion.

ONLINE-SHOP for linear plain bearings and pillow blocks

PBC Linear Europe GmbH announces since 3/2018 an own Online Shop for self lubricating bearings and systems, profiles and roller based systems.