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Feather Shaft • Feather Rail

March 15, 2018 - Rockford, IL  -  Posted by Bill Brosend

PBC Linear offers a lighter weight alternative to hardened steel or stainless steel linear shafting and support rail assemblies. Feather Shaft and Feather Rail are aluminum alloy base materials with a hard coat to which weld splatter, paints, and other contaminants will not stick.


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What is Leadscrew Efficiency?

February 05, 2018 - Rockford, IL  -  Posted by PBC News

The efficiency of a leadscrew refers to how well a screw converts rotary energy (torque) into linear motion. Leadscrew efficiency is a pure calculated value, empirical testing is the best method to determine performance.


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PBC Actuator Configurators Now Available!

October 05, 2017 - Rockford, IL  -  Posted by PBC News

PBC is proud to offer online configurators for our most popular lines of mechatronics products.


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PBC Launches New Product Configurator - A Better Buying Experience

September 22, 2017 - Rockford, IL  -  Posted by PBC News

Can you imagine a world where you create a more precise product, save time and potentially save money with fewer returns and lower shipping costs? A world where the customer is ensured to get the product they wanted? Our new configurator is PBC’s step forward to helping our customers do just that.


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Digital Scanning

July 13, 2017 - Rockford, IL  -  Posted by PBC News

Digital scanning involves various horizontal linear movements, and thus requires high velocity smoothness.


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Managing Linear System Misalignment

July 06, 2017 - Rockford, IL  -  Posted by PBC News

Typically, most people look at loads, speeds & cycle life of a product. How often is the question asked about the linear guidance and its ability to handle misalignment?


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PBC Linear presents: Integrated Approach to Motor and Lead Screw Technology. The webinar will discuss an overview of an integrated approach to motor and lead screw technologies, while also touching on how to optimize application solutions to increase performance and reduce costs and size. It will also cover the foundational elements of a lead screw motor as well as the applications that typically use this integrated solution.


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Telescoping systems are essential for many industries, allowing for further reach and length in various applications. PBC Linear offers a wide range of products that are able to adapt to telescoping applications...


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The 3 Why’s of StepSERVO Motors

May 12, 2017 - Rockford, IL  -  Posted by PBC News

The primary goal of every manufacturing facility is to maximize efficiency. Improvements and upgrades are vital for increasing overall performance, helping to gain an edge on competitive industry leaders. Combining speed, quality, and reliability, StepSERVO motors can provide that edge.


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4 Materials Best Suited for Washdown Design

March 02, 2017 - Rockford, IL  -  Posted by PBC News

In a “washdown environment,” equipment needs to be cleaned either by hand or by automatic means with water, chemicals, or a mixture of these. Manufacturers that handle food, beverages, or pharmaceuticals are required to follow and maintain regulations, standards, and inspections, allowing them to produce goods and properly maintain equipment.


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