Category Archives: Ball Screw Seal Technology

Achieve Optimal Ball Screw Performance in Contaminated Environments

By Zac Knoll, Application Engineer Ball screws minimize friction torque while maintaining a high level of accuracy.  Dependent on the industry and/or application, the operating conditions vary.  Certain industries may have more risks of contamination, which can pose a challenge … Continue reading

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Reduce Maintenance Costs with NSK Sealing Options for Ball Screws

Proper ball screw lubrication is an essential component to ensure precise operation and long-term product life. Constant lubrication between the ball bearings and raceways are needed for smooth and accurate operation to reduce heat generation and prevent premature ball screw fatigue. Special seal designs are available to retain lubrication and reduce the environmental impact. Continue reading

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NSK Debuts New X1 Seal Technology for Machine Tools

Industrial manufacturing equipment is continually exposed to harsh elements which include debris, dust, water, and even high temperatures.  These operating conditions can negatively impact the product life of ball screws within machinery equipment on your production floor.  In effort to … Continue reading

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