Food Engineering

Drive components

April 2, 2005




Slideways offers custom-machined, plastic drive and wear components produced from FDA/USDA compliant materials, such as oil-filled nylon for handling high speeds and loads; MD-nylon, which features a dry lubricant to prevent dust from adhering; acetal where high strength and stiffness are needed; glass-filled PTFE for high temperatures and chemical resistance; UHMW and UHMW-HT. Components include star wheels, wear strips, tracks for conveyor chain, bearings, cams, sprockets and related parts.

Slideways, Inc.;
800-298-7543;
www.slideways.com