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The Difference Between: Crossed Roller Bearings and Ball Screw Actuators

June 13, 2024
When do you use a crossed roller bearing or ball screw actuator in a linear motion application?

Designers developing robotics, machine tools, and life sciences applications are increasingly using crossed roller bearings and ball screw actuators. Both offer high-precision, low-friction motion control for linear motion applications, but there are important differences between the two.

Download this Difference Between article to learn about the advantages of each system—and how to choose which is more appropriate for your use.

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