Velmex Now Offers Precision BiSlide® Assemblies

  • March 17, 2010
  • Velmex, Inc.
  • News
Rochester, NY - Velmex now offers a comprehensive line of Precision BiSlide® Assemblies for engineers to do positioning, scanning, and automated assembly. These slides have dual 45 degree opposing “V” ways to provide high rigidity in all directions. The carriage moves on low friction PTFE compound bearings (coefficient of friction: 0.09), which are fully adjustable to customize pre-load. The StabilNut® lead screw drive nut is adjustable, durable and with low friction. The 3.4" W x 2.15" H hard coated aluminum 6063 T6 extrusion “I” beam base design optimizes strength to weight. This simple but rugged design produces a high value product. External base T-slots enable multi-axis configuration without adapter plates or brackets. For large bulky loads, dual tandem and open frame configurations are available.BiSlides can be motor driven (NEMA 23 and 34 motors). Stock units have travel ranges from 5" to 85". Load capacity is 300 lbs. Repeatability is 0.0002"; straight line accuracy is 0.003" over entire travel distance. Lead screw pitches are 0.1", 0.4" and 2 mm; screw lead accuracy is 0.003"/10" (0.076 mm/ 25 cm). Durable BiSlides have a five year limited warranty and are available as individual components or complete automation solutions including, motors, controllers and supporting framework. Standard units are shipped in five days.For more information on the above products, contact Eric Docteur, Product Manager, Velmex, Inc., Bloomfield, NY 14469 or call (585) 657-6151. See also web site and

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