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igus® inc. - Large DIY palletizing gantry robot from igus®

Large DIY palletizing gantry robot from igus® at a small price
The drylin® XXL 3-axis linear gantry robot is up to 60 percent more cost-effective than comparable solutions and easier to implement (read more)

igus® inc. - igus: UL approval for halogen-free TPE cables

Long service life of igus® chainflex® high-end TPE cables convince inspectors and give customers certified security (read more)

igus® inc. - igubal® pillow blocks alternative to cast iron

New igubal® pillow blocks are a maintenance-free, economically effective alternative to classic cast iron housing bearings (read more)

igus® inc. - igus expands E4.1 e-chain® system for long travels

New rollers and glide pads for upgrading reduce costs and increase the service life of E4.1 e-chain cable carriers (read more)

igus® inc. - igus develops new energy chain for cleanrooms

e-skin flat gets Cleanroom Class 1 designation and is alternative to ribbon cable (read more)

igus® inc. - Reliable Bearings - New Material for Food Industry

Electrostatically dissipative iglide AX500 tribo-polymer ensures maintenance-free applications with food contact (read more)

igus® inc. -  Request Your igus® Sample Corner

Introducing the igus® corner - a compact, customizable temporary or permanent display of samples of the latest engineered plastic components for your industry. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus unveils new sensor for predictive maintenance

i.Cee:local sensor predicts the service life of machinery and equipment, making maintenance efficient and predictable (read more)

igus® inc. - Motion plastics leader sees 30% online growth

An increase in the pace of innovation and emphasis on expanding its digital presence in the face of a worldwide pandemic helped igus increase online sales by 30 percent in 2020. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus linear axes manufacture spare parts, in space

Germany students develop 3D printer for cost-effective production of structural elements (read more)

igus® inc. - e-spool flex, continuous panel feed in robots

New slip ring-free igus cable unwinder allows easy cable management (read more)

igus® inc. - igus energy chain openable without tools

Manually assembled in a matter of seconds: the new E4Q e-chain from igus for unsupported and long travels with a lightweight design and QuickLock crossbars. (read more)

igus® inc. - igus offers 36-month guarantee on energy chains

With the online service life calculator, users can now determine the guaranteed operating time of their e-chain and obtain a certificate (read more)

igus® inc. - 7th axis quickly extends range for robots

New solution gives UR and robolink units dramatically increased action radius (read more)

igus® inc. - Guide cables from start to end without slip ring

e-spool flex: guide cables from start to end without slip ring

New igus cable reel with worm guide ensures more safety on operating panels and in assembly areas (read more)

igus® inc. - Free simulation & cost-effective control of robots

Fast entry into Low Cost Automation using a digital twin in intuitive robot control (read more)

igus® inc. - Highly flexible Ethernet cables for energy chains

Highly flexible Ethernet cables for e-chains with CC-Link IE Field certificate

New chainflex CAT5e and CAT6 cables with predictable and guaranteed service life and certification for CC-Link IE protocols (read more)

igus® inc. - Electrostatically dissipative: ball transfer unit

Electrostatically dissipative: igus polymer ball transfer units ensure safe conveyance of products

Convincing display by new xirodur material for ball transfer units in static conductivity test (read more)

igus® inc. - Video: Motion plastics keep people & machines fit

Surfing on land: motion plastics keep people and machines fit

Lubrication-free, high-performance polymers save 70 percent in costs and minimize maintenance in surf machines (read more)

igus® inc. - igus bearings beat the heat in solar racing cars

Aided by igus motion plastics, Germany students claim 6th at World Solar Challenge in Australia (read more)

igus® inc. - igus' updated cable series saves space and money

New chainflex M control cables reduce structure 20 percent, have 36-month guarantee (read more)

igus® inc. - When plastic becomes oil again: chemical recycling

Cat-HTR technology developed by a German scientist regains resources from plastic waste in 20 minutes. (read more)

igus® inc. - Electric Linear Solutions

Maintenance-free motorized linear actuators made ready-to-connect (read more)

igus® inc. - Maintenance-Free Linear Slide Tables

Optimized drylin® linear slide tables for dirt-resistant, quiet and modular operation. (read more)

igus® inc. - Cable Carriers for All Movements

Increase service life of cables and hoses. Reduce downtime. e-chain® systems are referred to as the lifeline of modern machinery. These durable cable carriers ensure safe supply of energy and data while under constant motion. igus® has been developing and testing plastic energy chains since 1971, gaining the expertise to continuously refine the systems and directly benefit users. (read more)

igus® inc. - Ethernet Cables for Heavy Duty Applicaitons

Chainflex® special cables for energy chains are cables for bending radii from 10xd. The data cables are tested in E-Chains® for many million cycles. Range includes gradient fiber glass cables, CAT5/6/7 cables, network Ethernet cables and fiber optic cables and Profibus/Profinet cables Chainflex® cables have been approved by various bodies and conform with various standards and directives. (read more)

igus® inc. - Maintenance Free Bearings

Self-lubricating and maintenance-free bearings made from high-performance iglide® A181 offers a range of specialized properties for the food and packaging industries. (read more)

igus® inc. - New harnessed robotic dress packs now available

igus now offers standard “readychain” ready-to-use robotic dress packs for simple installation as well as multi-axis cable guidance and protection. (read more)

igus® inc. - Self-lubricating, maintenance free ball bearings

For control systems on automobiles and other applications where space and weight restrictions can be problematic, new thin xiros ball bearings from igus are available in accordance with DIN 625 for rotary controls. (read more)

igus® inc. - Secure data transfer in moving applications

igus sets the standard with chainflex fiber optic and CAT7 continuous-flex cables (read more)

igus® inc. - Low cost, high reliability harnessed readycables

New readycables are harnessed to order according to 24 manufacturer standards (read more)

igus® inc. - Reliable linear guidance for variable radii

Custom-curved linear rails and adaptable guide carriages allow for additional freedom of design. (read more)

igus® inc. - Variable width & length linear axes w/ DryLin ZLW

To simplify product selection of maintenance-free, self-lubricating linear guides, motion plastics specialist igus has developed a modular construction kit for belt-driven DryLin ZLW linear axes. (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. - 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. - 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. - 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)