Where have all the ballscrews gone?

Anyone who builds, repairs or refurbishes machine tools will know that ballscrew lead times are getting longer and longer.  Most people are visibly shocked when they hear that a new ground ballscrew which before Christmas took around 6-8 weeks to manufacture is now...

NOT ALL BALLSCREW REPAIRS ARE EQUAL

WHAT YOU SHOULD BE AWARE OF BEFORE SENDING YOUR BALLSCREW FOR REPAIR Refurbishing a ballscrew is a sensible and cost effective option for many maintenance and machine tool re-builders but how do you know you are using a ballscrew repair company with the necessary...

Our Brexit Diary – May 2017

May.. May..May – it’s been quite a month and the careful planning of election campaigns has been frustrated by all sorts from the down-right stupid to awful, awful tragedies. This diary is about Brexit though and how it may affect our ballscrew business especially the...

Our Brexit Diary – April 2017

As if there wasn’t enough uncertainty for the UK’s small businesses – we now have an election day to deal with.  Ironic that ‘now is not the time’ was the reason given to the SNP to hold off from their second independence referendum.  We...

We’ve had our photos taken!

To mark the appointment of Anne Ford as MD and Mehdi Sabet as Technical R&D Director we have had our photos taken – not sure about them but would highly recommend the photographer Lesley Bee from Hinckley.  Let me know what you...