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Machine Tool & Manufacturing

A variety of Nook products are used within machine tool and manufacturing industries due to their ability to handle heavy industrial loads at high speeds. 

Precision and Durability for Industrial Applications


Nook solutions allow our worldwide machining and fabrication customers to achieve maximum productivity and high end quality in the toughest and most demanding industrial settings.


Efficiency and productivity are key characteristics for machine tools. They must be able to work with a high degree of precision and accuracy precisely and reliably under the most demanding environmental conditions. Nook linear motion systems speed up your design process while fulfilling the growing demands of the market. We will be happy to help you with your next equipment design.

CNC Machining and Milling

CNC Machining and Milling

Nook linear systems provide economical, exceptionally efficient, reliable feed systems with predictable service life for a complete line of machine tools. This provides smooth and steady feed rates at low friction which adds to drill life while providing high quality holes. 

Typical Applications

  • Loading of raw material and unloading of finished product
  • Tool Exchange Operations
  • Machine Tool Positioning
  • Measuring Operations
  • Work Piece Handling
  • Operation of Doors, Hatches, Covers
  • Actuation of Safety Features

Case Study

Laser Cutting

Nook linear motion products provide distinct advantages for automated laser cutting tools:

  • High Efficiency
  • Extremely Smooth Input in-Feed
  • High Speed Cutting
  • Low Maintenance
  • Reliability
  • Long Life
  • Precise Positioning


Laser Cutting
Fabrication, Stamping and Metal Form

Fabrication, Stamping and Metal Form

Motor driven Nook linear motion systems increase bend accuracy at high traverse speeds between bends and highly accurate incremental or absolute positioning. These constant bend angles minimize cost by reducing scrap and excess inventory.

  • Uniform Feed Rates

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Case Study

Heavy Industry

A variety of Nook products are used within the steel and machine tool industries including linear bearings, Acme Screws, and modular linear actuators. With the ability to handle heavy industrial loads at high speeds, Nook's line of motion control products enhances the product outcome of any application.

Nook solutions allow worldwide steel and machining customers the ability to achieve maximum productivity and product quality in even the toughest industrial settings.

Advantages Include

  • Decrease in changeover time
  • Reduce Scrap
  • Increased speed and repeatability 
  • Overall decrease in processing cost
Heavy Industry