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Miniature module offers compact linear guidance

The Minimodule from Schneeberger is a compact, belt-driven linear guidance system that features a miniature ball guideway and tooth belt drive. It has an extremely small cross section and a minimum height of 16 mm. Both the rail and the carriage a...


June 1, 2004
By MRO Magazine

The Minimodule from Schneeberger is a compact, belt-driven linear guidance system that features a miniature ball guideway and tooth belt drive. It has an extremely small cross section and a minimum height of 16 mm. Both the rail and the carriage are manufactured from corrosion-resistant stainless steel, as is the main structure of the module, suiting the unit for high-accuracy applications. Based on Minirail sizes 9, 15 and 42, the Minimodule is available in corresponding sizes MLM 9, MLM 15 and MLM 42. A maximum length of 1,142 mm is available and a maximum stroke of 886 mm is possible. Maximum speeds of 5 m/s can be achieved.

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