We specialize in Giddings & Lewis ball screw repair. We also manufacture exact duplicates for G&L lead screws. All drawings are in house. Giddings & Lewis ball screws are not a shelf item that you can purchase, it will usually take 4 to 6 weeks for a replacement and they are very expensive. G&L ball screws have a very unique ball return system that is completely different from any other manufacture. The large size and capacity may just overwhelm some shops and their one of kind nut design is difficult to repair if you are not familiar with them. Giddings & Lewis designed their ball nut and return to be high precision with a very heavy load capacity, their original designs can last many years if maintained properly.
With over 30 years experience in G&L ball screw repair, we can restore your ball screw to perform like brand new in just 3 to 5 days. All of our ball screws are backed by the best warranty the industry has to offer, up to 24 months from the date of install that covers parts and labor. Because Giddings & Lewis manufactures such high quality ball screws, they are difficult to duplicate. The lead, pitch and diameters can easily be made but the ball nut and return have yet to be duplicated. Because of their high quality design, we can repair any G&L ball screw to work like new. Don’t order a cheap copy or knock off. Repair your existing unit and save time and money.
What will it cost to repair my Giddings & Lewis ball screw? We’ll save you 50% or more from ordering a new screw. Call us with your model number and give us details on the problems your ball screw is giving you and we can get you an estimate over the phone. Repairing your G&L ball screw will always be faster and cheaper than ordering a new one. Cost depends on the amount of work needed. Please describe the problems your ball screw is giving you in detail, it will help us to get an accurate price and delivery time.
How long will it take to repair my G&L ball screw? Our normal delivery time is just 3 to 5 days. Delivery time depends on the amount of work needed. A slightly out of backlash comp is going to be faster than the grinding noise or crash. Explain the problems you’re having with your Giddings & Lewis ball screw and we’ll work on your schedule to deliver it when you need it. We also offer 24/48 hour delivery.
All Giddings & Lewis ball screws come with a 24 month warranty that covers all parts & labor.
We also offer onsite repairs and adjustments for all G&L ball screws. We can have an experienced technician on your property to perform minor repairs, adjustments and reloading. This keeps downtime to an absolute minimum. Not all ball screws can be repaired on site. Please contact us with details about the problems you are experiencing and we can let you know if onsite repair is possible.Need a price for ball screw repair service? Call or email us with the following information:Approximate overall length & diameterDo you have a single or double nut?What problems are you having with your ball screw? Backlash? Noisy in one direction? Be specific.When do you want your machine back in production?Call us with the information and we’ll get you an immediate price & delivery time right over the phone.
to be set up in advance, just tell the technician that this is a weekend repair. This is a 25% expedite fee additional to our normal charges.If your G&L ball screw is slightly passed the backlash compensation or making noise, we may be able to repair it onsite. We can have two technicians at your facility to reload and make adjustments without the ball screw leaving your facility. Please note that not all ball screws can be repaired onsite. Call your service center with exact details on the problems you’re having. We’ll be able to tell you if it can be repaired in your shop. Onsite ball screw repair is only covered by a six month warranty.