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Web-based configuration tool helps select linear guides

Wolfschlugen, Germany – Thomson Industries Inc. offers Web-based configuration tools to enable users to quickly configure, customize and select optimized round or square rail linear guides, with outputs that simplify and speed the machine...


Wolfschlugen, Germany – Thomson Industries Inc. offers Web-based configuration tools to enable users to quickly configure, customize and select optimized round or square rail linear guides, with outputs that simplify and speed the machine design process. They include:

  • Linear Motioneering for linear positioning slide systems
  • Linear Motioneering for 60 Case LinearRace Shafting
  • Micron Motioneering for Micron TRUE Planetary Gearheads.

The guides can be found at http://www.linearmotioneering.com/.

Thomson is manufacturer of ball bushing and profile rail bearings, 60 Case shafts, precision ground and rolled ball screws, linear actuators, gearheads, clutches, brakes, linear systems and accessories. Thomson launched the linear ball bushing bearing onto the market back in 1945 and since then has developed drive control solutions for companies from a wide range of industrial sectors, such as the aviation and arms industry. Thomson Industries Inc. has production sites in North America, Europe and Asia, in addition to a global network of over 2,000 dealers.