Precision rail guide slides GCL / GCLA

Precision rail guide slide GCL
GCL and GCLA are pre-assembled slides made of steel or aluminium and crossed roller precision rail guides for applications that require highest guiding accuracy and guiding stiffness.
For easy mounting, there are predefined interfaces in both top and base. For GCL and GCLA, the stroke is limited by internal end stops.

Features and benefits

  • Top and base plates available in blackened steel or cast iron - depending on size (GCL) or aluminium (GCLA)
  • Standard patterns of attachment holes for easy mounting
  • Upper and lower surfaces are ground
  • Very low friction
  • Reference face parallel to the slide axis (opposite of screws for clearance adjustment)
  • Internal stops to limit the stroke

Technical data

Guiding principle
precision rail guides as linear guidings optional with anti-cage-creeping solution ACS/ACSM and / or coating
40 mm to 100 mm
21 mm to 45 mm
Stroke range
15 mm to 370 mm
Side / height accuracy
4 µm / 5 µm per 100 mm
up to 3,2 m/s for ACSM
Operating temperature
-30 to +80 °C
customized solutions

Typical applications

  • Printing
  • Factory automation and packaging
  • General machinery

Precision rail guides slides GCL/GCLA

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