Driven linear system allows users to specify a complete single- and multi-axis linear system to suit their design requirements. The system features the V principle linear slideway and includes an integral high-strength aluminum beam that enables the system to become a construction member of the machine or be self-supporting when mounted at each end. Catalog offers information on the system's composition, along with a diagram that calls out each part. Application examples; data and dimensions; slide load, life, and deflection information; and mechanical transmission specifications are also provided.
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