Food and Beverage
Food and Beverage manufacturers are faced with producing safe products and controlling costs, whilst still remaining flexible to meet the ever changing demands of the consumer.
Linear motion products and systems have to handle the required speed and accuracy of production and packaging lines while coping with the need for constant wash down and cleaning. Seals must be robust and lubricant chosen for sealing as well as lubricating while maintaining compliance with legislation.
Accuracy/repeatability of short cycle movements with rapid acceleration, positioning and deceleration is essential along with easy maintenance and replacement.
Common products include stainless steel ball bushings, track roller guidance systems and ballscrews for positioning.