UtiliTrak Wheel Plate Assembly

  • PW polymer wheels, SW steel wheels, CR corrosion resistant
  • Assembly with guide wheels and lubricators
  • Threaded hole pattern for attachment points
  • Precision machined from 6061-T6 aluminum
  • Polymer end caps or stamped metal holder with lubricator felts
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Product Details

UtiliTrak is available in four series based upon the guide wheel material:

PW Series includes polymer guide wheels running on an anodized aluminum linear track channel designed to provide a more economical choice for lighter duty applications where highly smooth operation is not as critical.

NOW AVAILABLE! VC Series includes versatile carbon steel guide wheels designed to reduce time and cost associated with installation of into the hardened carbon steel track.
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SW Series includes carbon steel guide wheels running on a hardened bearing grade carbon steel linear track channel for larger loads and smooth operation.

CR Series includes stainless steel guide wheels that run on a linear track channel which is a composite of stainless steel linear track and anodized aluminum base material, and is ideal for medium loads where corrosion resistance is required.

PW Series

Polymer Wheel Series UtiliTrak is a lightweight solution for light to medium duty transport applications, and offers the lowest installed cost in its class, corrosion resistance, low noise, and wear resistance.

  • Linear track channel is anodized 6063-T6 aluminum alloy
  • Wheels feature chemically resistant high temp polymer overmoulded on a stainless steel bearing
  • Built-in wiper caps at each end of the wheel plate clear debris from the track
  • Loads to 311N
  • Speeds to 1.5 m/s
  • Acceleration to 3 g's
  • 3, 4 and 5-wheel plate assemblies available
  • Available in sizes 0, 1, and 2
UtiliTrak Linear Guide, PW Polymer Series
VC Series

NEW Vee/Crown Series UtiliTrak incorporates a versatile wheel design which can run on both vee and open track. It is ideal for medium to heavy duty transport applications, and offers high speeds, excellent load capacity, smooth antifriction operation, and debris tolerance.

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  • Linear track channel is one-piece, hardened and precision ground 52100 carbon steel
  • Linear track running surface smooth to Ra 0.8 micrometers
  • Carbon steel Vee/Crown (VC) wheels available sealed
  • Loads to 14,040N
  • Speeds to 5.5 m/s
  • Acceleration to 5 g's
  • 3, 4 or 5-wheel plate assemblies available
  • Available in sizes 1, 2, and 3
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SW Series

SW Series UtiliTrak is ideal for medium to heavy duty transport applications, and offers high speeds, excellent load capacity, smooth antifriction operation, and debris tolerance.

  • Linear track channel is one-piece, hardened and precision ground 52100 carbon steel
  • Linear track running surface smooth to Ra 0.8 micrometers
  • Steel DualVee wheels and MadeWell crown rollers available shielded or sealed
  • Loads to 14,040N
  • Speeds to 5.5 m/s
  • Acceleration to 5 g's
  • 3, 4 or 5-wheel plate assemblies available
  • Available in sizes 1, 2, and 3
UtiliTrak Linear Guide, SW Series Steel


CR Series

Stainless steel composite UtiliTrak is a great option for high load requirements where carbon steel cannot be used due to corrosion requirements.

  • Stainless steel DualVee wheels feature sealed bearings
  • Loads to 5,739N
  • Speeds to 5.5 m/s
  • Acceleration to 5 g's
  • 3-wheel plate assemblies
  • Available in sizes 1, 2, and 3
UtiliTrak Linear Guide, CR Stainless Steel Composite Series
Wheel Plate Assemblies UtiliTrak wheel plate assemblies are compact linear guide bearing blocks with pre-installed linear guide wheels and feature integrated track wiping lubricators. They are for use with UtiliTrak linear guide tracks. One or more wheel plate assemblies can be used per length of linear track. The PW series has polymer over-molded guide wheels in 90-degree vee, and crown roller versions and is available in smaller sizes of 0, 1 and 2. The SW series has hardened and precision ground steel wheels in 90-degree vee, and crown roller version and is available in larger sizes 1, 2 and 3. Standard wheel plates have 3 guide wheels and include 2 fixed location concentric wheels, and 1 adjustable location eccentric wheel for field adjustable fit-up to linear guide track. Additional options are available with 4-wheel and 5-wheel assemblies for larger mounting surfaces and larger load capacities. The PW and SW series wheel plates are made of CNC machined 6061-T6 aluminum with clear anodizing and include plastic end caps with lubricated wiping felts to sweep away debris and apply lubricating oil. The CR series version is for corrosion resistant requirements and features a 3-wheel design of stainless steel wheels and an underside mounted stainless steel lubricator holder.

 

The two outside guide wheels are concentric, while the center wheel(s) are eccentric. Fit up is pre-set at the factory, but is easily adjusted by rotating the eccentrically mounted center guide wheels. This allows modification of running characteristics such as drag, breakaway force and running friction.

Each assembly includes a standard lubricator, which distributes a light coat of oil along the length of the channel during normal operation. Lubrication of the channel increases load, life and speed capacities.

UtiliTrak Wheel Plates
Bridge Connections

Two types of bridge connection are available. The steel version is available in a variety of widths, and features mounting holes according to customer specifications. The aluminum version features MCS profile extrusions with T-slots for ease of mounting.


 

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UtiliTrak aluminum bridge connection
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