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igus® inc.

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igus® inc. - Stepped or continuous- igus introduces new options

igus presented its new drylin products at the Hannover Messe, from the light pre-defined positional system up to the preload prism slide (read more)

igus® inc. - Bearing material for continuous hygenic conditions

The new iglide HSD350 material from igus offers a low-cost alternative to metallic options for use in steam sterilization and autoclaving. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus motion plastics car wraps up 20,000 mile tour

After ten months of travel across the United States, Canada and Mexico, the igus car has returned to home base in Rhode Island. (read more)

igus® inc. - Cable Protection: top cleanroom classification

Modular corrugated tube for cable protection gains top cleanroom classification

The “e-skin” easy-open energy supply system has achieved the IPA ISO Class 1 certification for cleanroom use. (read more)

igus® inc. - Heavy Duty Oil Rig Robot Takes Top Prize

The project from Norwegian company Robotic Drilling Systems has been awarded the most creative Energy Chain application system in biennial awards. (read more)

igus® inc. - Plastic Strain Wave Gearing Enable 6-axis Robotics

New plastic strain wave gearings enable 6-axis robotics at a lower price (read more)

igus® inc. - Smart plastics for Industry 4.0 from igus

Intelligent cables, cable management, and linear solutions from igus increase plant automation (read more)

igus® inc. - Energy Chain quieter, longer life, easier assembly

The improved E2.1 Energy Chain cable carrier offers cable-friendly interior separation, easier-opening design, and 50% quieter operation than previous generation systems. (read more)

igus® inc. - Chainflex® Cables Tested to Guarantee Performance

Cables need to survive many cycles, high speeds, and accelerations. igus® has a solid system for making sure cables don't backfire on their users and it involves a copious amount of testing. (read more)

igus® inc. - Detectable plastics from igus, max safety in foods

Magnetic, lubricant-free motion plastics aid in preventing foreign substances from entering foodstuffs (read more)

igus® inc. - Triple iF Design Awards for igus products

Three innovative motion plastic solutions from igus have been awarded with international design awards. (read more)

igus® inc. - Print your own custom, wear resistant components

igus® presents world's first tribological 3D filament for 3D printers. (read more)

igus® inc. - Solutions in 3D Printing machines

igus® gives designers of 3D printers access to a wide variety of linear technology, plain bearings, energy supply chains and lead screw units - always completely lubricant-free, shipped from stock in 24 hrs.*, and with no minimum order required. (read more)

igus® inc. - Convert Rotary Motion into Linear Motion

Lead screws are a common technology used to convert rotary motion into linear motion, and are often used to provide actuation to a set of linear bearings. (read more)

igus® inc. - Up to 60% Weight Savings,new igus lead screws

Substantially reduce weight with dryspin hard anodized aluminum lead screw options, three times lighter than stainless steel options. (read more)

igus® inc. - New iglide F2 ESD bearing material available

For applications where anti-static operation is required. Available in a range of bearing sizes, as well as machinable bar stock. (read more)

igus® inc. - Robotic solutions and more from igus on display

igus will showcase a wide range of solutions for robotic systems, design engineering, and more in booth 3889 at the upcoming show, running February 9-11th (read more)

igus® inc. - Unique Energy Chain applications wanted

igus invites submissions of creative applications of Energy Chains for its biennial international competition (read more)

igus® inc. - igus celebrates 25 yrs of Chainflex motion cables

The motion plastics specialist igus is celebrating 25 years of offering specially designed flexible cables for use in Energy Chains. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus - Chainflex® Guarantee Program

Chainflex® Guarantee Program - 10 million cycles or 36 months of cable performance (read more)

igus® inc. - Safe robotic cable retraction without looping

Safe robotic cable retraction without looping – the new Triflex RSE system
The retraction system for industrial robots enables cost-effective, automatic guidance of energy supply systems and supply hoses. (read more)

igus® inc. - Flex cables in accordance with Siemens DRIVE-CLiQ

ReadyCable pre-harnessed flexible cables are available in accordance with Siemens DRIVE-CLiQ standards. A variety of DRIVE-CLiQ cables and connectors are available, pre-harnessed to your exact specifications, and available from stock. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus Introduces Expedited Shipping to Canada

The motion plastic specialist is helping to save its customers even more time and money with new shipping procedures. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus Chainflex M line of lower-cost cables

igus®, a leader in the development and testing of cable management systems and continuous-flexing cables, has announced the release of their Chainflex M line of lower-cost cables. (read more)

igus® inc. - Self-lubricating Plastic Bearing, Continuous Speed

The new iglide L500 material is suitable for applications in fans and electric motors, among others. (read more)

igus® inc. - Demos at 2nd Annual Rhode Island Robot Block Party

A manufacturer of robotic components, igus will display a number of unique solutions and interact with STEM students at the free event, April 11th at Brown University. (read more)

igus® inc. - Robotic Solutions from igus at Automate 2015

Wide range of robotic solutions from igus to be displayed at Automate 2015 in Chicago (read more)

igus® inc. - igus Launches 2015 manus competition

igus Launches 2015 manus competition for creative bearing applications - The international competition for plastic bearing applications is in its seventh year and now accepting applications (read more)

igus® inc. - DryLin® E a complete linear stage including motor

DryLin® E is a complete linear stage including motor for a variety of applications. (read more)

igus® inc. - Countless Design Options with Plastic Bearings

Gliding instead of rolling with maintenance-free, high-performance dry-tech® plastic bearings. Offering clear technical advantages and lower costs. (read more)

igus® inc. - iglide on tour wraps up North America, giving back

Motion Plastics manufacturer igus carried out nearly 14,000 miles of driving through the United States and Canada over 9 weeks to prove the power of their plastic bearings. (read more)

igus® inc. - Solutions on display at IMTS 2014 by igus

igus Inc., manufacturer of engineered plastic components for a wide range of industries, will be showcasing a variety of solutions for a multitude of applications at the upcoming IMTS 2014 trade show in booth 5677 in the East Hall of Chicago’s McCormick Place. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus®’ “iglide® on tour” now in North America

A half-year of traveling through Asia and South America, and 17,500 miles of driving through deserts, rainforests, and some of the world’s busiest cities has brought igus’ iglide on tour car to the United States where it will begin the next leg of its tour in Anchorage, Alaska. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus Chainflex® cable Guarantee Program

When it comes to cables, energy supply system specialist igus® is the first- and only –manufacturer to provide a guarantee program for continuous-flexing cables. In the newly dubbed “Chainflex Guarantee Program,” machine designers and manufacturers can receive a guarantee that goes far beyond just the basic legal conditions. (read more)

igus® inc. - Maintenance-free systems for packaging industry

igus® presents maintenance-free systems for the packaging industry. The plastics expert offers a range of cost-effective, zero-maintenance options for packaging machinery design (read more)

igus® inc. - Chainflex cables now Germanischer Lloyd certified

New testing standards guarantee cable reliability in maritime applications. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus, World’s 1st Plastic Filament for 3D Printers

The new material is up to 50 times more abrasion-resistant than conventional 3D printed materials. (read more)

igus® inc. - DryLin® W Rail Options

DryLin® W was developed to promote both design flexibility and quick assembly in both single and double rail configurations. DryLin® W is also available in several mounted assemblies eliminating the need for both shaft alignment and bearing assembly. (read more)

igus® inc. - DryLin® W Linear Guide Construction Kit

Glides instead of rolling! Lubricant-free through dry-tech plastics. igus® linear guides are made from maintenance-free, self-lubricating high-performance plastics. (read more)

igus® inc. - Need a Motorized System?

DryLin® E is a complete linear axis system plus motor, ready to fit into a variety of applications. DryLin® E is the latest addition to the modular DryLin® range of linear products. (read more)

igus® inc. - Winners announced in 2014 vector competition

The awards for the most interesting applications of igus Energy Chains were presented at the Hannover Messe trade fair. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus® presenting 100+ new products at Hannover

114 new products and line extensions will be unveiled at the world’s largest industrial fair, running April 7-11 in Germany. (read more)

igus® inc. - Discover the Perfect Bearing for your Application

With the new dry-tech box from igus® engineers can discover the perfect bearing for their application with this unique new tool (read more)

igus® inc. - igus® presented with 3 iF Design Awards

R4.1 light Energy Chain®, DryLin® SLT linear system and ReadyChain® rack convinced jury with winning combination of function and form. (read more)

igus® inc. - “iglide® on tour:” 56 plastic bearings on board

To celebrate the 30 year anniversary of its iglideplastic bearings, the tribo-polymer specialist igus® is sending its small car on a big trip around the world. (read more)

igus® inc. - 30 years of iglide® bearings

igus® is celebrating the 30th anniversary of its iglide plastic bearing material. Three decades ago, igus presented its first iglide plastic bearing – a lubrication and maintenance-free polymer bearing for dry running applications. After decades of research (read more)

igus® inc. - Detectable spherical bearings for Food and Drug

New igubal self-aligning bearings for the food and drug industries (read more)