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20/04/2011 | Upcoming Webinar: Round vs Square Rail and the Configuration of Custom Shafting

What is the difference between Round and Square Rail?  How do you know which one is more appropriate for a given application?  How do you size them?  Learn the basics of Linear Guide technology and how to size them for your next application.  Get a guided tour through the new Thomson 60 Case Custom Shafting Configuration tool online.

Reserve your spot today for this live webinar being held in two sessions on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. EST / 9:00 a.m. CST again at 3:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 p.m. CST. 

In 1 hour you will learn:

  • Typical Round Rail Applications
  • Typical Profile Rail Applications
  • Design Tree
    • Basic Parameters
    • Application Requirements
    • Optional Features
    • Design Calculations
  • 60 Case Configuration
    • Standard Shafting
    • Special Machined Shafting

This live online seminar is an event for mechanical motion design engineers at all experience levels. The seminar has been designed to give solid, practical information - not a sales pitch. Register today to learn how to design and build better machines with linear guide technology.

Thomson, 1500 Mittel Boulevard, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1073; 1-540-633-3549; 1-540-633-0294 (fax);;

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