Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Linear guidance systems


v Shaft guidance system:

§  Shaft (solid or hollow)

§  Linear bearings (closed or open)

§  Shaft support blocks

v Monorail guidance system:

§  Guide rail

§  Monorail bearing

v Track roller guidance system (not used in CNC routers):

§  Track

§  Carriage with track roller

v Deep groove ball bearing in right angle configuration