Way Covers / Rail Covers
Gortite® Way Protectors are high-quality, durable thermoplastic or elastomer-coated fabric covers designed to protect way surfaces or machine slideways form dust, dirt, chips, oils, coolants, sparks and other abrasives. Keeping foreign material off your guide ways ensures you a more accurate machine. For high speeds, bellows are constructed with a pantographic design. Machines can be retrofitted for a way protector, even if none were on the original machine design. A way protector can save costly repairs of way surfaces or slideways, plus offer reduced down time for bellows replacement.
Gortite® also offers linear rail covers in standard or custom sizes to fit all makes and models of manufactured rails. Linear rail covers are manufactured of elastomer-coated fabric materials and equipped with stiffeners to ensure solid, lasting support at every fold.
Sewn construction offers the widest variety of material selection along with the best extended to retracted rations.
Steelflex® Walk-On Duty covers are designed for covering machine ways or pits.
Telaflex® Metal Telescoping Way Covers are custom-designed covers for any machine tool application requiring protection of machine ways and screws.