igus® inc. - igus wins 2014 “Leadership in Engineering” Award

The manufacturer of high-tech plastic bearings and cable carrier systems has been acknowledged for its mechanical engineering leadership with this new recognition (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. - Visit igus at Hannover Messe Fair

At the upcoming Hannover Messe fair, igus is celebrating its 50th anniversary, and showcasing 114 of its self-lubricating, maintenance-free ‘motion plastics’ innovations. These products support igus customers by lowering costs and simultaneously increasing the life of moving applications with the use of high-performance plastics. (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)

igus® inc. - igus to exhibit new dry-running solutions, SLAS 14

igus will be displaying and demonstrating its new innovations in booth 1220 at the upcoming SLAS 2014 conference and exhibition, taking place at the San Diego Convention Center January 18-22nd. (read more)

igus® inc. - Innovative applications, Energy Chain Systems®

Wanted: innovative applications using Energy Chain Systems® Every two years, the most creative applications of igus® Energy Chain Systems® are recognized with the vector® award. Whether a tiny energy chain or an enormous application, anyone can apply online to present their idea to the panel of judges, entering in the running for a... (read more)

igus® inc. - Protection for moving cables: igus® RX tube

A laboratory test, carried out under tough conditions, shows tightness against chips for safely moving cables (read more)

igus® inc. - Carry More Weight: igus’® DryLin® W linear guide

igus’® DryLin® W linear guide is now available in size 25. Lubrication free, dirt resistant linear technology now withstands the weight of a mid-size car. (read more)

igus® inc. - Hybrid servo cable with bus element now available

igus® connects the power supply and the encoder cable in one easy cable solution (read more)

igus® inc. - 1st folding Energy Chain System® for 3D movements

Energy Chain® specialist igus® has expanded its proven 3-dimensional cable carrier line,
Triflex®, with the new series TRLF-100. Unlike any other 3D cable carrier from igus, the TRLF-100 has three pivoting crossbars that can be opened at any time, making inserting or exchanging cables and hoses extraordinarily quick and easy. (read more)

igus® inc. - PUR spindle cable - Space Saving Alternative

Spindle drives are becoming larger and more efficient in the case of machining centers and machine tools. To guide higher streams of energy, larger conductor cross-sections are required. As a result, servo cables are becoming thicker with larger bend radii, and in some cases are going beyond the permissible space of the machine tool. We have an ideal solution. (read more)

igus® inc. - Semi-finished products from igus®

More variety and less wear. Plastics and plain bearings expert igus enhances its special program for tribo-polymer applications with iglide® semi-finished products in new sizes and diameters (read more)