These drives are perfect for a wide range of applications, including axis drives requiring precise positioning & repeatability, traveling gantries & columns, pick & place robots, CNC routers and material handling systems.
As a World Leader in Rack & Pinion Drive Technologies, we draw on our vast experience, combined with our wide, standard product range to address and solve any application requirements presented.
Welcome to the widest range of standard racks & pinions in the World! Consisting of both helical & straight (spur) tooth versions, in an assortment of sizes, materials and quality levels, to meet almost any axis drive requirements.
These drives are perfect for a wide range of applications, including axis drives requiring precise positioning & repeatability, traveling gantries & columns, pick & place robots, CNC routers and material handling systems. Heavy load capacities and duty cycles can also be easily handled with these drives. Industries served include Material Handling, Automation, Automotive, Aerospace, Machine Tool and Robotics.
The rack product range consists of metric pitches from module 1.0 to 16.0, with linear force capacities of up to 92,000 lb. Rack styles include helical, straight (spur), integrated and round. Rack lengths up to 3.00 meters are available standard, with unlimited travels lengths possible by mounting segments end-to-end. Quality levels available include soft, induction-hardened, quenched & tempered and hardened & ground (up to AGMA 12+ and DIN 4).
Typical delivery time for these standard components is 2 to 3 weeks, which is ideal for OEM’s requiring just-in-time delivery schedules. Special and/or modified components are always possible – please consult the factory. For harsh environments, stainless steel rack & pinions are available, as well as coatings such as black oxide and chromium (Armoloy ®).