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Products

T RACE Linear & Telescopic Guides

T RACE Linear & Telescopic Guides

T RACE products are well known for their originality in both the dimensions and geometric shapes and for their innovative production processes. C-shaped rails with internal raceways, coupled with roller sliders or ball cage sliders, offer the best performance and size available on the market. These products are well suited for applications where environmental conditions are critical and where ease of installation is required. T RACE provides:


  • Increased load/movement capacities
  • Much increased corrosion resistances
  • Easy assembly
  • High rigidity and high capacity for excellent durability
  • Low cost
Signature Motion Linear Actuators

Signature Motion Linear Actuators

Bishop-Wisecarver’s Signature Motion Linear Actuators (SMLA) are a diverse offering of premium and cost efficient actuators. Running the range from compact to precision all the way to heavy duty and even wet applications, SMLA actuators are engineered for a wide variety of industries, applications and challenges. SMLA actuators are made from the highest quality materials including AISI certified carbon and stainless steel, extruded and anodized aluminum. They also feature multiple customization options such as controllers, home and limit switches, and mounting configurations to ensure ultimate control in the design of your system. For further convenience, all actuators are built to pair with NEMA motors.


  • Actuators for entry level up to advanced high precision
  • Component technology for every environment
  • Complete actuator assemblies, with motor and drive options
  • Standardized options and configurations for rapid ordering
  • Motors, drives, travel sensors, repair kits, and replacement parts
Actuated Linear Guide Systems

Actuated Linear Guide Systems

When a standalone unit is required, our range of belt, chain, lead screw and ball screw actuators covers all applications from low load to heavy duty, from fast to slow speeds. Corrosion-resistant versions to accommodate food and laboratory applications are available in several of our linear actuator lines.


  • Guide wheel-based linear actuators and motion stages
  • Power transmission via reinforced belt, roller chain, ball screw, or lead screw
  • Motor mounts for motors and gearboxes from any manufacturer
  • High rigidity and high capacity for excellent durability
  • Designs for every environment from clean room to extra dirty, oven to freezer
  • Stainless steel, carbon steel, polymer and aluminum
Manual Linear Guide Systems

Manual Linear Guide Systems

Our linear guide products are available in several sizes to accommodate loads of all types, from light to heavy. Our linear guide product offering is suitable for use in numerous applications, such as machine designs requiring incorporation of linear guide products into the machine structure. We also offer motor mounts for our linear guide products for applications that require a separate drive unit. Carbon, stainless steel, and polymer versions are available to suit any application environment.


  • Easy to install, assemble and adjust
  • Self-cleaning design for all environments
  • Smooth and quiet for low friction motion
  • High accuracy, high cycle and high speed capable
  • Heavy duty load capacities up to 4,274 lbs for durability and long life
  • Stainless steel, carbon steel, polymer and aluminum
    Rotary Guide Systems

    Rotary Guide Systems

    Our innovative range of rotary motion products, including rotary motion guides and rotary actuators, are designed to save time when undertaking simple or complex assembly operations. Our ring slides and track rotary motion products eliminate the need for a number of linear movements, specifically where assembly operations are being carried out.


    • Guide wheel-based rotary actuators and angular motion components   
    • Power transmission via manual methods, reinforced belt, gear tooth and pinion
    • Standard ring diameters up to 1.8 meters and unlimited custom diameters
    • Combine ring segments with straight track segments to follow virtually any path 
    • Precision ground mounting surfaces and running surfaces for high accuracy
    • Stainless steel, carbon steel, polymer and aluminum
    Components & Accessories

    Components & Accessories

    Our component offering is suitable for numerous applications, such as machine designs that require incorporating a component or linear product into the machine structure. We also offer motor mounts to accommodate your drive needs. Carbon, stainless steel and polymer versions are available to fit any application environment.


    • Easy to install, assemble and adjust
    • Self-cleaning design for all environments
    • Smooth and quiet for low friction motion
    • High accuracy, high cycle, and high speed capable
    • Heavy duty load capacities for durability and long life
    • Stainless steel, carbon steel, polymer and aluminum
    Custom Solutions

    Custom Solutions

    Because of our commitment to excellence in quality, performance and delivery, our manufacturing facility is always up-to-date with modern equipment. Our in-house machine shop utilizes the latest CNC equipment to provide superior custom work with processes such as vertical CNC milling, CNC turning and Swiss style CNC turning. Bishop-Wisecarver continuously upgrades our technology to ensure the highest quality in the shortest delivery time possible.


    • Extruded Profile Guides
    • Custom extrusion profiles
    • Custom bearing design and manufacturing
    • Supply chain consolidation and integration
    • Automation control systems