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CS Compact Series Linear Guide System


The Compact Series Linear Guide System from PBC Linear is designed to provide smooth, accurate, and repeatable linear motion in tight spaces. The Compact Series boasts a low profile—23 mm—standard system height making it an ideal solution for applications such as lab automation, medical, automated delivery systems, dispensing robotics, and electronic board manufacturing.

The Compact Series Linear Guide System can be configured—with standard options—to adapt to the demands of the application. Options include: two bearing choices, gliding surface technology or profile rail technology; lead screw with multiple leads; standard fixed or Constant Force™ anti-backlash nut; manual drive; integrated stepper or smart motor; and a motor mount option for use with other motors

  • Bearing options: Gliding Surface Technology provides smooth and quiet operation. This choice is low cost, self-lubricating,and maintenance free. Profile Rail Technology provides rigid performance and is ideal for applications that require high loads or precise positional accuracy.
  • Lead Screw: 6 mm diameter lead screw is available in 1, 2, 5, and 10 mm leads.
  • Nut: Standard fixed or Constant Force™anti-backlash nut.
  • Motor: Integrated NEMA 17 or NEMA 23 stepper motors; single, double, or triple stack; motor mount option for attaching stepper, servo, or smart motor, etc. Option with a manual hand knob is also available.