Why You Should Consider a Stainless Acme Lead Screw by Christopher Nook
Date: Dec 10 2014

Why You Should Consider a Stainless Acme Lead Screw

Acme lead screw assemblies are the preferred choice of many when it comes to linear motion applications, partially because they're very flexible, coming in "many flavors" so to speak. One example of this is simply how many material combinations are available between the screw and the nut.

Not Your Average Lead Screws by Christopher Nook
Date: Dec 05 2014

Not Your Average Lead Screws

You already know that lead screws are quickly cementing themselves as the preferred choice among product developers for use in linear motion applications.

Chemical Compatibility of a Helix Lead Screw Assembly with Plastic Nuts by Christopher Nook
Date: Dec 02 2014

Chemical Compatibility of a Helix Lead Screw Assembly with Plastic Nuts

As you know, the performance of lead screw assemblies doesn't just rely on the type of screw used, but in matching the given screw with the proper nut.

Top 5 Benefits of PTFE Coating Your Acme Lead Screw by Christopher Nook
Date: Nov 25 2014

Top 5 Benefits of PTFE Coating Your Acme Lead Screw

If you’re an engineer, you already know about how important lubrication is to the long-term performance and reliability of lead screw assemblies. Lubrication repels water, provides corrosion resistance, and lowers the coefficient of friction.

Acme Screws Come in a Variety of Flavors by Christopher Nook
Date: Nov 19 2014

Acme Screws Come in a Variety of Flavors

There are a lot of reasons why acme screws are the preferred choice when it comes to linear motion applications. The popular trapezoidal screw with a 30-degree thread angle, which works to convert rotary motion into linear motion, boasts attractive features such as quiet operation, affordability, precision and a reduction in regular maintenance compared to the alternatives.

Introducing the New Helix Miniature Linear Guide Product Line by Christopher Nook
Date: Nov 11 2014

Introducing the New Helix Miniature Linear Guide Product Line

What do you get when compact design meets flexibility? The all new Helix Miniature Linear Guide. This new family of linear guidance products offers the precision and accuracy that design engineers and product developers yearn for, with the flexibility that they can’t get from other linear guidance systems.

Important Acme Lead Screw Selection Considerations by Christopher Nook
Date: Oct 27 2014

Important Acme Lead Screw Selection Considerations

Acme lead screws, which convert rotary into linear motion, are quickly becoming the preferred choice for design engineers among numerous motion control applications for a multitude of reasons.

Acme Lead Screws Pave the Way for Affordable Design by Christopher Nook
Date: Oct 22 2014

Acme Lead Screws Pave the Way for Affordable Design

Acme lead screws convert rotary motion into linear motion by turning either the screw or the nut. There are a number of reasons why acme lead screws are quickly becoming the norm for design engineers in linear motion applications involving everything from medical products to electronics.

Precision Acme Screws Drive Medical Device Advancement by Christopher Nook
Date: Oct 06 2014

Precision Acme Screws Drive Medical Device Advancement

The medical field is one that's advancing at an unprecedented rate. One of the keys to this rapid advancement is the medical industry's increasing use of technology. One of the unheralded components doing the most to propel the medical industry forward is the precision acme screw.

An Acme Lead Screw to the Rescue by Christopher Nook
Date: Sep 29 2014

An Acme Lead Screw to the Rescue

Do you require a flexible, yet simple and effective solution for a motion control application? Perhaps you need a solution that is reliable, long-lasting and requires little (or zero) maintenance? Chances are there's an acme lead screw for that.