by Zhane Isom
Date: Feb 18 2022

Linear Motion in The Chemical Industry

The integration of the most advanced, comprehensive automation technology is aiding the chemical industry in meeting the fast-paced demands of a globally saturated market. Automation solutions from Helix Linear Technologies allow you to optimize your chemical manufacturing processes from start to finish, offering the utmost reliability, efficiency, and resource allocation within each production stage.

by Zhane Isom
Date: Feb 11 2022

Ball Screw Driven Linear Actuators = Heavier Load Carrying Capabilities

Today's linear motion and automation challenges require higher precision and faster speeds.

by Zhane Isom
Date: Feb 03 2022

Top 5 “Ask an Engineer” Questions Answered

Do you have linear motion questions that need to be answered? We’d love to hear from you! Here are our top 5 most popular questions from our “Ask an Engineer” weekly social media feature.

by Dave Arguin
Date: Jan 25 2022

Stay “On-Track” When Selecting a Linear Guide System

Linear Guide Systems are perhaps the most diverse group of products in the motion control industry. Available in numerous configurations with widely varying performance characteristics, selecting the right linear guide system for your application can be challenging. One of the essential characteristics to consider is guide rail performance -- primarily based on speed, load-carrying capacity, and moment load limitations.

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.