SMS Linear History
Your Source for Linear Slide Systems & Components
SMS Linear, a Superior Bearing Company, began in 2004 with a focus on supplying cost effective Linear Slide and Guide Wheel Systems to the industrial marketplace. We started with importing and distributing linear components, and have added Custom Design and Manufacturing to our offerings.
Our Guide Wheels are the best product on the market, made in Japan by a manufacturer that has been producing quality Guide Wheels for over 30 years. We also have lower cost options to make sure we cover your specific application.
Our Guide Wheel Track is manufactured in house to meet or exceed industry standards. We can supply size 1-4 to match the Guide Wheels, in Carbon and Stainless Steel, Soft or Hardened, Drilled or Undrilled.
The Linear Slide Components we sell are manufactured by CPC. They have Miniature as well as Industrial and Heavy Duty slides available. Prices are competitive and quality is excellent. CPC also manufactures Linear Motors and a Linear Motor Actuator.
Our Linear Slide Assemblies incorporate an Extrusion based system that is designed for your specific application. The slides can be Guide Wheel or Linear Slide Guided; Ball Screw, Acme Screw, Pneumatic Cylinder or Rack and Pinion Driven; Open or Covered; and many more options.
Bearings – Don’t pay Brand Name Prices for standard and custom bearings. We work with manufacturers you may not recognize, but you will recognize the names that they manufacturer for. We save you money by selling Brand Name Quality Bearings at a fraction of the price. Just ask us about it!
Our greatest success stories have come from customers looking for better solutions for their Linear or related applications. We have developed custom components to fit their specific applications to greatly improve their quality while at the same time drastically reducing cost.