13 Jun 2016
IMTS, International Manufacturing Technology Show, American Ball Screw Repair, Ballscrew repair, Ball Screw Repair

The American Ball Screw Repair team will be at IMTS 2016 this September. For details of the show, take a look at this great fact sheet: www.imts.com/show/factsheet.html And where to find us: https://www.imts.com/exhdir/exhibitor/exhibitor-details.cfm?ExhID=00069826  

11 May 2016

American Ball Screw Repair will be at International Manufacturing Technology Show between September 12th – 17th. Booth number:  N-6790 in the North Building IMTS is one of the largest industrial trade shows in the world, with more than 2,000 companies exhibiting. For details of the show, take a look at this great fact sheet: www.imts.com/show/factsheet.html […]

29 Mar 2016

The uncovering of ball screw noise Drives that use a ball screw have been deemed as noisy by classification, however, companies which purchase and make use of them are progressively demanding that their machine tools should be able to operate rather quietly to raise the level of work environment through the elimination of noise pollution. […]

23 Mar 2016

BALL SCREW MEMES Over the last few months we have been putting out a serious of vintage pictures, completes with a funny ball screw based caption. We’re very proud and these hilarious comments (even if we do say so ourselves) and we thought that we’d collect the best of the bunch together……enjoy!   “Everyone knew Jim […]

03 Mar 2016

What is a Ball Screw? Ball screws are mechanical devices which do the job of converting revolving motion to liner motion, with a decreased level of friction. They are mainly used in various ranges of machinery such as low precision transport guides as well as high accuracy grade screws. They are also used in robots, […]

01 Mar 2016
ball screw repair Frequently asked questions, ballscrew repair at american ball screw repair

Ball Screw Repair FAQs Our team at American Ball Screw Repair have got involved in a Q&A session, to answer the most common questions when dealing with ball screw problems .   Question 1: “I have started having trouble holding size on my machining center, especially when using circular interpolation. The ball screw seems to […]

22 Feb 2016
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How a ball screw works Ball Screw Assembly The ball screw assembly comprises of a screw and a nut, each with matching helical grooves, and balls which roll between these grooves providing the only contact between the nut and the screw. As the screw or nut turns, the balls are deflected by the deflector into […]