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  • Application Engineering: Speed

    Posted August 22, 2019 - Updated Dec 3, 2019

    Speed Basics Linear speed is dictated by the functional requirements of the application. Rotational speed is a function of the linear speed and the lead of the screw. Rotational speed (rpm) is equal to the linear speed (in./minute) divided by the lead of the screw (in./rev.). Leads are listed in the Screw/Nut Engineering Data for […]