We are the sole Uk importer and distributor of Lead Screws by Swiss leading Ball and Lead screw manufacturer Eichenberger Gewinde.
Lead screws are suitable for a variety of Applications. For short strokes, due to their low production costs Lead Screws are an ideal substitute for drive belts.
In addition Lead screws are perfectly suitable as substitutes for hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders. The lead screw design allow low-friction acceleration as well as free positioning and operate without any secondary energy forces.
When appropriate lead screws are also ideal alternatives to trapezoidal or ball screws due to high efficiency and a convincing cost to performance ratio.
Speedy High-Helix Lead Screws
The Eichenberger high helix lead screws are not called Speedy for nothing, never before have such high moving speeds been obtained at such low rotational speeds.
The Eichenberger Speedy has made this possible by using a helix pitch unheard of before. High helix lead screws are made of two types of stainless steel and are formed by the cold rolling process. They are coupled with high wear resistant thermoplastic nuts (POM-C) in simple (standard) or preloaded designs
Rondo Round thread Lead Screws
Rondo round thread Lead Screws and nuts have been developed as a true alternative to Acme / trapezoidal threads. They deliver outstanding efficiency and quiet running due to the lead screws round thread profile. In terms of performance Rondo Lead Screws have almost twice the efficiency against standard acme, trapezoidal threads.