Mini-Rail® Low Profile Mini-Slide: Small Footprint Perfect for Space Constraints

May 5, 2007
Pacific Bearing® Company, worldwide supplier of innovative linear and rotary motion solutions, is adding the Mini-Rail® Low Profile Mini-Slide to its expanding family of Mini-Rail branded products. The addition will be made official at the Hannover Messe Trade Fair in Hannover, Germany. The Mini-Rail Low Profile Mini-Slide integrated design provides a cost-effective, sleek solution for applications where there are mounting space constraints. Mini-Rail Low Profile Mini-Slides, interchangeable with other manufacturers, are available in four sizes, have operating temperatures of -35C to 65C, and are resistant to corrosion, lubricants, fuels, dyes and weak acids. Materials include an HDPE carriage that has a UL 94 HB flammability rating, molded-in stainless steel thread inserts, and anodized aluminum rails. Like other Mini-Rail products, the Low Profile Mini-Slides are precision manufactured for overall best performance. “Our goal at Pacific Bearing Company is to deliver an accurately manufactured product on time and on budget,” says Glen Michalske, President of Pacific Bearing Company. He adds, “Our continued success in meeting that goal allows us to develop and deliver new products with the same commitment to all-around quality. The Low Profile Mini-Slide is a result of that success and we are eager to get it on the market.” This year celebrates Pacific BearingÒ Company's 25th year as a leading worldwide supplier of cutting-edge motion solutions that include SimplicityÒ self-lubricating linear bearings, slides and shafting, Dolphin GuidesÒ two-piece self-lubricating linear slides and guides, Redi-RailÒ rolling element linear guides, Mini-Rail® self-lubricating miniature linear guides, and the Hevi-RailÒ combination linear bearing systems. With a reputation for solving the toughest linear and rotary problems, PBC is a US based manufacturer of cylinders, ball screw, lead screw, belt drives, linear motion components assembled in pre-engineered systems, slides, and stages and a complete line of Inch, European, and Japanese metric bearings.