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voestalpine Maintenance-free sliding elements and standard slides

We offer maintenance-free sliding elements WF 750 and standard slides from voestalpine Giesserei Linz GmbH.

Maintenance-free sliding elements  WF750

The maintenance-free sliding elements - bushings, sliding plates, flange brackets, angle brackets, saddle guides, guide columns, centring units and bolt guides - are used above all in the automotive industry and mechanical engineering.

Areas of application

  • Automotive industry (tool guidance systems, body presses)
  • Plastic injection moulding machines and injection moulds
  • Mechanical engineering, steel and rolling mills
  • Construction and stone industries
  • Weir systems and hydraulic engineering
  • Shipbuilding
  • Welding technology
  • Packaging industry
  • Lifting and conveying technology

Custom-made products

We supply ready-to-install sliding elements in a wide variety of shapes: Sliding plates up to approx. 1,300 x 500 mm, bushes, rings and castings up to a piece weight of 1 t. All sliding elements are also available in different bronze materials.

Maintenance-free sliding elements WF 750

  • Maintenance-free
  • Wear-resistant
  • Low friction resistance
  • Peak temperature up to approx. 200 °C, short-term
  • No contamination through lubricant
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Corrosion-resistant
  • Insensitive to impact loading
  • Especially suitable for oscillating sliding motion
  • Stick-slip-free sliding movement
  • Long service life

Standard slides

The standard slides are used for piercing, cutting and forming sheets. When pressing sheet parts for car bodies, slides allow lateral recesses, mouldings and cutting operations to be executed simultaneously during one pressing cycle.

Advantages of sliders

  • Patented system
  • Optimised sliding fit thanks to maintenance-free sliding elements
  • Sliding surfaces hardened and polished
  • Minimal wear and abrasion, long service life
  • Exact guidance
  • High absorption of lateral transverse forces           
  • Adjustable backlash
  • Gas pressure spring variably adjustable and removable
  • All individual parts available as spare parts
  • Automatic kickdown on both sides
  • Compliant with NAAMS standard
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