The 2RE Superslide linear motion system integrates Super Smart Ball Bushing(TM) bearings. The system features carriage and LinearRace(TM) shaft assemblies with integrated T-slots for assembly and mounting. Standard features include anodized coating, double-acting integral wipers, and optional bellows for protection in corrosive environments.
Thomson Industries Inc., 2 Channel Dr., Port Washington, NY 11050, FAX (516) 883-9039.
Industrial workplaces are governed by OSHA rules, but this isn’t to say that rules are always followed. While injuries happen on production floors for a variety of reasons, of the top 10 OSHA rules that are most often ignored in industrial settings, two directly involve machine design: lockout/tagout procedures (LO/TO) and machine guarding.
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