A vast number of industries have made use of the benefits of air bearings. Markets where precision is the primary requirement have lead the way. These include semiconductor and CMM manufacturing. But as engineers discover the other benefits of air bearings, market-usage is diversified. Today air bearings are being applied in industries as diverse as automotive testing, medical scanning, flat panel display manufacturing, electronic assembly, and many more. Below you’ll find the markets where New Way is providing significant solutions. If you don’t see yours there, don’t be discouraged. We’d be pleased to help you put it there.
Air bearings are a long-proven technology. But it often takes more than a great technology to change an engineer’s way of thinking. Sometimes it takes a great product. And thanks to New Way, air bearings have never been easier to apply. New Way’s line of standard, off-the-shelf products are designed to help you change your paradigm, whether you’re an OEM or an Integrator. Here are a few applications for your consideration.
Fast Tool Servo
New Way® Air Bearings now offers externally pressurized balance air bearings for non-contact support of rotors during balancing operations.