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Bonded Gibs

Welker Bonded Gibs & Waystrip

Bonded gibs and wear plates are a cost effective product for providing a lubrication free method of movement. Wear plates and Gib assemblies utilize high performance materials bonded to metal substrates to provide strength and a low friction surface. CIP laminate or reinforced PTFE can be bonded to steel, stainless steel, bronze or aluminum.


Bonding Services ~ Over 30 years experience!

Bonding of composite material is processed at Troy plant. Welker's 3500 sq ft bonding facility features three heated bonding presses, up to 24 x 58", and a bonding oven 60 x 84 x 48" deep.

Rulon®, Rulon® F, PTFE, Metaloplast, and CIP material is available for custom bonding to new parts and fabrications, machine way repair, and rebuilt machines.
 
Rulon
FABRICATED WEAR PLATES & WAYSTRIP MATERIAL
 
Stroke Increment: 5mm
Maximum Stroke: 1000mm
 
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Bonded Gibs  
GIB ASSEMBLIES
Linear slides and gib assemblies feature a bonded construction of Rulon® and steel, providing both strength and permanent lubrication.
Non-standard sizes and special lengths available. Gibs are provided either without holes or with standard hole patterns.
Hardness: RC 35 minimum
Finish: Ground 8-16 RMS in direction of travel or Electroless Nickel plate or hard chrome to .0002 minimum thickness.

Call Welker for pricing and availability
 
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