Advantages of mk Extruded Aluminum Framing & T-Slot Aluminum Extrusions
With mk Aluminum Framing and t-slot aluminum extrusions you can build just about anything you can imagine, whether it be machine bases, safety enclosures, perimeter guards, tool racks, robot stands, carts, workstations, display units or something else.
- Fast assembly
- Easy reconfiguration
- Cost and labor savings
- Superior fit and finish
- Easy-to-use system components
- Designed for high load applications
- High strength to weight ratio
- Corrosion resistance
- Re-usability of components
All t-slot extruded aluminum systems are engineered for a precise fit and maximum rigidity. Forget the hassles and inflexibility of steel – the welding, grinding, painting and waiting. mk t-slot aluminum extrusions offer you fast assembly, easy reconfiguration and unlimited flexibility.
This machine guard features yellow paneling with wire mesh access doors and internal docking stations.
Laboratory Work Center
This custom work center is constructed out of a variety of mk profiles with wood paneling and work-surfaces.
Custom VST Application
A custom VST with timing belt driving auxiliary equipment.
This machine guard features a separate access location for the control panel of the equipment.
Guard with Panel Clips
This is an example of a a black PVC mesh panel held in place in the t-slot of the extrusion.
This is an example of a machine guard in a robotic work cell.
Conveyor with Custom Guard
This is an example of a guard constructed with closed-sided profiles, mounted to a conveyor.
This is an access door in a PVC wire mesh guard around a conveyor.
This is an example of a machine guard used in an OEM application.
mk guarding is used to seperate robotic workcells.
Workcell with Carts
This guard features integrated carts, which when in place act as part of the guard, but can be removed as needed.
Guard Corner Example
This is an example of a guard with clear polycarbonate paneling.
Custom Plate Linear Module LZR
This is a custom linear module featuring foam filled mk extrusion.
Wire Mesh Guarding
PVC coated wire mesh paneling mounted into the t-slot of the guard.
These custom carts are portable and feature different top surfaces.
This conveyor guard feature clear poly-carbonate guarding mounted into the t-slot of the mk extrusion.
Linear Module LZR
A mk LZR linear module, with a hollow shaft for motorized operation.
This machine guard features mk's flat finish profile and clear polycarbonate removable paneling.
This is an example of a parallel plate holding sections of guards together.
Clear polycarbonate paneling is held in place use mk panel clips. This allows the paneling to be removed.
This is a photo of the three glide assemblies for the 50 system.
Shelving and Guarding
This is an example of a shelf within a wire mesh guard.
Door with Lock and Handle
mk offers a wide variety of handles and locks for guarding
Hinge on an Unframed Panel
Small door can be supplied unframed, this hinge would be used.
Machine Guard with Pull Out
This guard features pull out draws for product and process access.
This custom workstation features a ball transfer work surface.
Counter Balance Window
This is an example of a counter balance window constructed out of mk profile and components.
This is a custom storage container with an integrated work surface.
This is an example of custom designed storage lockers, with blue paneling and flat finish profile construction.
Side Gripper Conveyors with VST
Two side running conveyors are mounted to a VST linear module which is used to vary the spacing between the conveyor belts.
A workstation integrated into a conveyor line.
mk offers a wide variety of surfaces for workstations.
This is an example of a height adjustable workbench. The height is adjusted manually using mk's telescoping profile.
Door with Lock
This is an example of a door constructed out of mk profile with an integrated key lock.
Several mk profiles can be pressurized and used as a pneumatic beam. This is an example of an outlet port.
These shop carts feature red closure strip in the t-slot to make them easily identifiable.
This is an example of storage shelving for a factory.
This is an example of a cart designed for use in a laboratory, constructed using mk flat finish profiles.
Motor Driven VST
Motors can be used to drive mk VST linear modules.
Two examples of mk linear modules, VST
LZR and Conveyor
The LZR is used in combination with other linear modules to move a fixture mounted above the conveyor.
Custom Linear Module
This is an example of a custom linear module mounted in a frame constructed out of mk profiles.
A workstation complete with an overhead light, power strip, draw, shelf and bins.
This custom cart features shelves on both sides of an open frame.
This VST is used to move fixtures vertically.
Linear Module Elevator
mk linear module, LZR, is used in an elevator fashion here to move the platform.
Custom Show Table
This piece was designed for use at a trade show for the customer.
A standard LZR linear module
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