About Sherline Industrial Slides and Spindles
Sherline Products in Vista, California has manufactured precision manual and CNC machine tools for over four decades in the USA. They are used by lab technicians and craftsmen in fields including prototyping, model making, model engineering, watch and clock making, and gunsmithing. We have taken that experience in making fine tools, adapted existing components and designed new ones to make up an "Engineer's Erector Set" of slides and spindles that can be used or assembled in various ways to make accurate tooling for prototyping and light duty industrial projects. They are ideal for lab work too.
Building these components in large quantities for the machine tool line helps keep the costs low on these specially adapted versions. The line is also sold only "factory direct," meaning no middleman markups. If you need well-engineered slides with 18" or less of travel and spindles that can turn up to 10,000 RPM, don't pay for more than you need. Spindles and manual slides start at under $200.00. Use the direct links above, or the side-bar menu on the right to view a selection of pre-assembled slides and spindles.
See Sherline.com for a huge line of accessories that are compatible with these slides and spindles.
New Features being updated. 3D CAD images now being added!
Sherline is in the process of producing 3D CAD files in .IGS format for designers who need to spec our parts into their machine designs. We have started adding links to 3D files on some of our most popular slides and spindles and will continue as our CAD draftsman completes them. For those who need a free .IGS file viewer, see http://igsviewer.com/. (Be sure to click on the correct download link. The IGS Viewer page promotes a number of other downloads and can be confusing. Scroll down until you find the IGS Viewer download link.)
Selected Sherline Custom Fixtures
Following is a list of the types of custom machines that Sherline has built for various companies and colleges. To see which companies and colleges are using Sherline products CLICK HERE.
- Wrapping machines (one head and two head)
- Winding machines (one head and two head)
- Automated painting machines
- Two-head, laser-welding machines
- Two-head, glass-tube blowing machines
- Extended lathes for catheters
- Extended lathes for pool cue’s
- Numerous components used as part of a larger machine as a rotary axis or slide
- 3D scanning
- Laser engraving
Sherline Products Inc.
· 3235 Executive Ridge · Vista · CA
92081 · USA
Phone: Orders or quotes (Toll free, USA and Canada):
(Outside USA) 1.760.727.5857
Fax: 760.727.7857 · Email: email@example.com
You may also contact Sherline directly to order products shown on this site. This product line is not available through Sherline's regular dealer network.
We'd like to hear from you...
If you have used Sherline Industrial components to create custom tooling, please let us know how they worked for you. We are always looking for ways to add to, or improve the line. We would also like to add a "comments" section to the website, so please let us know if it is OK to pass on your success stories to others. Comments may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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