Profile Linear Guideway Catalog Downloads

As part of our continued effort to make Motion Simplified™ for our customers, we have PDF downloads available for all the technical sections of our catalog. Please contact one our Technical Service associates for any additional information that you may require.

Accessory Installation

Three steps to accessory installation for Linear Bearing Blocks.

Allowable Mounting Error

Includes permissible tolerances for parallelism and coplanarity (two level offset) of two profile linear guide rail systems.

Contamination Prevention

To protect and extend the life of Rockford Profile Linear Guide Rails, effective sealing and contamination protection measures such as end seals, scrapers and bellows should be carefully selected.

Fixing Methods of Profile Linear Guide Rails & Linear Bearing Blocks

Demonstrates design methods to positively locate the profile guide rail and bearing blocks in the absence of a datum surface to machine structures.

Friction & Lubrication

Frictional Characteristics and Lubrication Requirements for Rockford Profile Linear Guide Rail Systems.

Life Estimation

Information on how to calculate the Fatigue/Service Life of a profile linear guide system.

Linear Guide System Accuracy Specifications

Specifies tolerances of running parallelism, difference in height and difference in width for various accuracy grades of Rockford Profile Linear Guide Rail Systems.

Linear Guide System Installation Procedure

Installation procedures are presented for a single-axis two rail linear motion system with or without a positive reference edge.

Load Calculation

Common profile linear guide system arrangements for calculating load.

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