Nexen releases its roller pinion system in corrosion resistant stainless steel
December 17, 2017 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
Dec. 17, 2017 – Nexen Group has introduced a stainless steel version of its patented precision roller pinion system (RPS).
The Nexen RPS engages two teeth simultaneously to achieve accuracy with zero backlash at any length, says the company, adding that the system is 99 per cent efficient. Nexen’s RPS boasts a low maintenance, durable alternative to rack and pinion, ball screw and belt drive technology. The RPS is used for a range of applications including laser cutting, plasma cutting and gantry applications.