Tag: linear motion

Should you be using IGUS polymer bushings?
Should you be using IGUS polymer bushings?

Hey everyone, Tom here, and IGUS recently sent me this insane sample package, and i would like to take this opportunity to talk about whether or not, when and how you should be using these […] Read More

Webinar: Basics of Guide Wheel Technology
Webinar: Basics of Guide Wheel Technology

Hello and Thank you Everyone for Attending Today’s Webinar Linear Guides 101 the basics of Linear Guide Technology Brought to you by design World Magazine and bishop, weiss carver we’d like to thank our Presenter […] Read More

Sure Motion LAVL2 Series Linear Slide Rebuild
Sure Motion LAVL2 Series Linear Slide Rebuild

In this video we will demonstrate how to rebuild one of AutomationDirect’s LAVL2 series of linear actuators. This is the second generation of compact slides. If you have a first generation, please refer to the […] Read More

What is Linear Motion Control?
What is Linear Motion Control?

I hope you have been following our lessons on Motion Control related topics. Recently RealPars have published video lessons on what are Servo and Stepper Motors and how they work. I hope you have a […] Read More

Tech Tip: Linear Slides Twin Rod Series – Quick Start
Tech Tip: Linear Slides Twin Rod Series – Quick Start

When you see a Twin Round Shaft slides next to a Compact slide you get a good idea of just how massive these guys are. They can handle normal loads of up to 920 pounds […] Read More

80/20 Inc: Linear Motion Overview
80/20 Inc: Linear Motion Overview

Hello and welcome to 80/20’s product highlight series today we’re going to take a look at linear motion. These components are great for adding motion to any project. They are easy to install, come in […] Read More