DuraBond Slide Specifications and Capabilities

DuraBond Slide Components

  1. Base Stationary member of the linear slide system. Manufactured from high quality tool steel, hardened to 48-52 Rc and finish ground.
  2. Saddle Moving member of the linear slide system. Manufactured from high quality steel, bonded with Rulon bearing material and finish ground to create a precision slide.
  3. Way Saddle tracking member. Manufactured from high quality steel, bonded with Rulon bearing material and finish ground, ideal for machine use.
  4. Adjustment Way Saddle retaining member. Manufactured from high quality steel, bonded with Rulon bearing material and finish ground.
  5. Adjustment Gib Adjustable member of the linear slide system for setting clearance between the saddle and base. This member is bonded with Rulon bearing material and finish ground.
  6. Gib Screw High quality, fine thread Allen head screws strategically oriented along one side of the saddle for positioning the adjustment gib.
  7. Gib Screw Nut Locks the gib screw in place to maintain gib adjustment.
DuraBond Slide Components Diagram

DuraBond Slide Dimensional Tolerances

  • Straight line accuracy: 0.0001” per inch
  • Flatness of base: 0.001″ per 12″
  • Flatness of saddle top: 0.001″ per 12″
  • Flatness of saddle top to base: 0.001″ per 12″
  • Tracking parallelism of base and saddle: 0.0005″ per 12″
  • Slide overall height tolerance: Nominal to +/- 0.005″

DuraBond Slide Load Capacity

Static Load Capacity

Saddle Size Horizontal Mount Wall Mount Ceiling Mount
SW02-SL03 750 188 258
SW02-SL06 1,500 375 516
SW03-SL04 1,750 375 625
SW03-SL06 2,625 563 938
SW04-SL06 3,750 563 938
SW04-SL08 5,000 750 1,250
SW06-SL09 9,000 1,125 2,109
SW06-SL12 12,000 1,500 2,813
SW09-SL14 24,500 2,625 4,813
SW09-SL18 31,500 3,375 6,750
SW12-SL18 45,000 3,375 6,750
SW12-SL24 60,000 4,500 9,000
DuraBond Slide Mounting Diagram

DuraBond Slide Capabilities

The technical data presented here represents typical performance values under controlled conditions. The requirements for your particular applications should be reviewed with a DuraBond Slide technical development engineer.

Recommended Operation Limits

 

Temperature – Typical Range Fo -400/+550
Maximum PV (continuous) 10,000
Maximum P – PSI (static) 1,000
Maximum V – SFM (no load) 400
Slide Hardness – Minimum Rc 35
Slide Finish Recommended RMS 8-24
Slide Material Steel

 

Engineering Information

 

Friction-Static & Dynamic .15-.25
Water Absorption ASTM D570 0%
Flammability ASTM D635 Non-Flammable
Chemical Resistance Inert
Thermal Conductivity BTU/hr/sq. ft./ F/in. 2.3
Linear Coefficient of 780F – 2000F BD 3.5×10-5
BL 6.2×10-5
Thermal Expansion 780F – 3000F BD 3.6×10-5
BL 7.0×10-5

For more information on DuraBond Slide’s capabilities and performance criteria, such as bearing pressure, bearing speed, wear rate and friction, please download our full Performance Criteria document here.

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