SLIDEWAYS (Worcester, MA) offers a full range of Extruded Profiles to support conveyor belts, chains and guide rails designed to keep product on conveyors. They are available in UHMW, UHMW Blue, Oil-filled UHMW-Nylon and PTFE materials in straight lengths and coil depending on the size and cross-section, as well as a broad range of temperature environments. Configurations include channel, angle as well as specific shapes as snap-ons, j-legs and more. For food safety applications, blue is used for visual detection in unpackaged foods while metal-detectable properties are available for packaged foods on the production line. Slideways Extrusion Profiles are available in Teflon materials for high temperature applications above 180˚F up to 500˚F while other materials, such as UHMW, can be enhanced with lubricants for higher speeds and additives for hardness and static dissipation.
Slideways custom extrusions are available, large or small, for specific application requirements based on customer design requirements matched to specific extruded material and performance capabilities.