What are slider beds and how do they work?

Slider bedsSlider beds are guides used to improve the life and performance of the various types of timing belts.  Timing belts are normally used in conveying applications that require accurate placement and/or positioning.

At Slideways, we provide much more efficient, low-friction UHMW-PE guides specifically designed for covered and profiled timing belt conveying applications. These low-friction slider beds produce much less wear and tear on conveyor belts, allowing for more efficient conveying operations for increased through-put and decreased costs.

Our high performance UHMW-PE slider beds, are the backbone of your slider bed conveyor system, offer:

  • Reliable and low cost operation
  • Longer functional life
  • Low maintenance
  • Available for  K, KC,G, GC, F and FC style belts in most standard widths

To learn more about our low-friction slider beds, download our catalog, or contact our slide bed experts here at Slideways.