This linear guide rail is a great example of how extrusion and fabrication tolerances interact in the manufacturing process. Working closely with the customer, a contract manufacturer for the medical industry, our manufacturing team came up with the right manufacturing perimeters to meet the customer’s assembly needs.

Component ProducedLinear Guide Rail
Machining ProcessesCut to length
Machine Features
Secondary ProcessesNone
Special FeaturesLocation holes for electronic equipment
Complex issues or requirementTolerances for datum structures and mounting references. Guide rail needed to fit with several other parts.
IndustryAutomation Equipment