Linear Motion Components Take Flight in Aerospace and Defense Industry by Christopher Nook
Date: Jan 17 2022

Linear Motion Components Take Flight in Aerospace and Defense Industry

The aerospace and defense industry are positioned as one of the largest and most powerful industries in the United States. In fact, for over 100 years, this industry has moved, connected, and secured the modern world we live in today. It spans five markets: military aircraft, missiles, space, commercial airlines, and general aviation. Moreover, the United States aerospace sector is considered the most significant globally and serves as the primary military and civil aerospace hardware supplier.

by Dave Arguin
Date: Jan 11 2022

What is Thread Rolling?

Thread rolling is a metal forging process that forms screw threads by passing material under high pressure through a set of hardened dies

Helix Linear Technologies Cuts Ties with Nook Industries and Launches Ball Screw Product Line by Christopher Nook
Date: Jan 07 2022

Helix Linear Technologies Cuts Ties with Nook Industries and Launches Ball Screw Product Line

Helix Linear, a leader in the manufacture of lead screws and linear actuators is formally announcing the separation from its affiliated company Nook Industries.

by Zhane Isom
Date: Dec 31 2021

4 Ways Design for Manufacturing (DFM) Can Save You Time and Money

Design for Manufacturing (DFM) is an engineering framework that optimizes the manufacturing process via design alterations to a product in the early stages of production.

Manufacturer of Power AC Precision Acme Lead Screws and Assemblies for Four Years by Christopher Nook
Date: Dec 10 2021

Manufacturer of Power AC Precision Acme Lead Screws and Assemblies for Four Years

Helix Linear Technologies is currently celebrating its fourth year manufacturing the small diameter Power AC Acme Screw product line (lead screws under 5/8" in diameter).

26 MM Can Stack Stepper Motor Linear Actuators by Christopher Nook
Date: Dec 03 2021

26 MM Can Stack Stepper Motor Linear Actuators

Can-stack linear actuators from Helix Linear Technologies leverage permanent magnets and stepper motor operation to convert rotary motion into linear motion.

by Dave Arguin
Date: Nov 24 2021

How do I choose a linear guide system?

Linear Guide Systems are perhaps the most diverse group of products in the motion control industry.

Completely Customize Your Lead Screw Design with Helix Linear Technologies by Christopher Nook
Date: Nov 16 2021

Completely Customize Your Lead Screw Design with Helix Linear Technologies

Helix Linear Technologies designs and manufactures custom lead screws and Acme screws in a variety of materials, including stainless steel, alloy, titanium, and aluminum.

by Dave Arguin
Date: Oct 12 2021

3D Printing in Space Driven by Lead Screws from Helix Linear Technologies

Lead screws from Helix Linear Technologies are widely used in additive manufacturing applications (commonly known as 3D printing) what's not so common -- the location of one of those recent projects. Our precision lead screws are now driving results 250 miles above the Earth inside NASA's Refabricator project.

by Dave Arguin
Date: Jul 23 2021

Linear Motion: A Driving Force in Industry Productivity

Whatever the motion control requirements, linear actuators and leadscrew assemblies play a crucial role in material handling, packaging, and food processing equipment.