Innovations and line extensions 2016

 

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smart plastics ... Industry 4.0 ...

smart plastics eliminate downtimes. Intelligent products announce maintenance date ahead of time and can be integrated in your processes of predictive maintenance.

smart plastics ... Industry 4.0 ...    

robolink® ... for building low-cost robots

robolink® ... Components

robolink® ... for building low-cost robots    

... with the carriage around the curve...

Freedom of design with the lubricationfree drylin® W carriages for curved rails – now avaiable in size 06-30

... with the carriage around the curve...    

... preload guidance ...

Continuously variable adjustments possible with the new lubrication-free drylin® preload prism slide

... preload guidance ...    

Injection moulding tools, quick and cost-efficient

Tools for injection moulding from the 3D printer

Injection moulding tools, quick and cost-efficient    

dryve - The motor control system for the drylin® E drive technology

Linear system supplemented with motor control. Easy operation via web browser, without software or app installation.

dryve - The motor control system for the drylin® E drive technology    

... Hygienic Design ...

World's first plastic e-chain® designed according to "hygienic design guidelines".

... Hygienic Design ...    

... modular, lubrication-free and strong ...

The drylin® W linear system for maximum design freedom in construction.

... modular, lubrication-free and strong ...    

printed for chemical resistance ...

Resistant to chemicals and highly abrasion-resistant during printing

printed for chemical resistance ...    

Quick, lubrication-free and cost-effective ...

iglidur® L350: New material for ventilators, fans and motors

Quick, lubrication-free and cost-effective ...    

… rotation in the smallest space …

Small rotating module for rotational movements up to 360° in a very small space.

… rotation in the smallest space …    

sterilisable ...

iglidur® HSD350: All-rounder suitable for steam sterilisation

sterilisable ...    

Lubrication-free and sterilisable ...

iglidur® HSD350: All-rounder suitable for steam sterilisation

Lubrication-free and sterilisable ...    

... small and flat ...

Lubrication-free drylin® linear module for low installation spaces

... small and flat ...    

Dynamics in aluminium ... or stainless steel ...

Lubrication-free tooth belt axis made from aluminium or stainless steel

Dynamics in aluminium ... or stainless steel ...    

wide range of xiros® standard products ...

xiros® polymer ball bearings improve technology – calculable and cost-effective

wide range of xiros® standard products ...    

Stroke x2 for gantries ...

z axis with longer stroke for the lubrication-free drylin® boom arm axes

Stroke x2 for gantries ...    

... wear-resistant and robust ...

Solve wear problems fast: iglidur® materials as round or plate material, or machined to the required design

... wear-resistant and robust ...    

Small, linear ... Retraction system

No deflection and no loops – small linear retraction system

Small, linear ... Retraction system    

... telescopic ... unsupported

The new lubrication-free drylin® linear module: unsupported and telescopic

... telescopic ... unsupported    

ultra-light ...

xiros® system solution – carbon tube with flange bearing

ultra-light ...    

... Adapter kits for servo motors ...

Adapter kits for servo motors

... Adapter kits for servo motors ...    

still more Japanese standards ...

drylin® RJ4JP – lubrication-free Japanese standard linear bearing in new installation sizes

still more Japanese standards ...    

Flame-retardant & wear-resistant ...

iglidur® RW370: Tested per DIN EN 45545. The first iglidur® material to comply with the European fire protection standard for rail vehicles ...

Flame-retardant & wear-resistant ...    

... Carriages and shaft ends made from 3D printing...

The first lubrication-free linear carriages made of iglidur® I3 material – printed as good as injection-moulded

... Carriages and shaft ends made from 3D printing...    

Novelties and product range extensions for SPS fair 2016

High-End Ethernet ... smallest bend radii...

High-end Ethernet cable with TPE jacket. Guaranteed lifetime... Tested. From stock.

High-End Ethernet ... smallest bend radii...    

Highest quality ... low temperatures

High-end Fieldbus cable with TPE jacket. Guaranteed lifetime... Tested. From stock.

Highest quality ... low temperatures    

... CAT6 Ethernet for rail applications

New CAT6 Bus cable especially for rail applications. Tested according to EN 45545. From stock.

... CAT6 Ethernet for rail applications    

... High-End Servo ... low temperature applications

New Servo cable (High-End) with TPE outer jacket. Guaranteed lifetime...

... High-End Servo ... low temperature applications    

Data cables 4xd ... new generation

New Generation Data cables with TPE outer jacket for smallest radii to 4 x d. Tested. From stock.

Data cables 4xd ... new generation    

6/10 kV...motor cable...PUR...from stock

Medium voltage cable with optimised outer diameter. Tested. With guaranteed lifetime. From stock.

6/10 kV...motor cable...PUR...from stock    

... For controlling indoor cranes

Compact e-chainsystem® for secure cable guidance for indoor crane control panels

... For controlling indoor cranes    

News and Line Extensions Autumn 2016

smart plastics ... eliminate downtime

Intelligent e-chain® predicts the date when in needs to be replaced while it runs

smart plastics ... eliminate downtime    

... Hygienic Design ...

World's first plastic e-chain® designed according to "hygienic design guidelines".

... Hygienic Design ...    

Clean room ... integral sealing ... undulating chain

e-skin®: new version of the new kind of energy supply carrier for small installation spaces

Clean room ... integral sealing ... undulating chain    

Corrugated tubes run parallel ...

Safely routing corrugated tubes parallel to an e-chain®

Corrugated tubes run parallel ...    

… rotation in the smallest space …

Small rotating module for rotational movements up to 360° in a very small space.

… rotation in the smallest space …    

Cost effective for mass production

Pressure-resistant low-cost material for high volumes.

Cost effective for mass production    

Injection moulding tools, quick and cost-efficient

Tools for injection moulding from the 3D printer

Injection moulding tools, quick and cost-efficient    

dryve - The motor control system for the drylin® E drive technology

Linear system supplemented with motor control. Easy operation via web browser, without software or app installation.

dryve - The motor control system for the drylin® E drive technology    

.. Out of the curve and into the circle …

Lubrication-free, curved drylin® rail profiles from stock

.. Out of the curve and into the circle …    

… constant preloaded …

Lubrication-free drylin® W bearing with spring preload

… constant preloaded …    

… dryspin® efficiency … right-handed and left-handed …

Lubrication-free dryspin® efficiency now with right-handed and left-handed reverse travel as well

… dryspin® efficiency … right-handed and left-handed …    

… wide, strong, dynamic …

Lubrication-free drylin® SLW-25 linear module now also resting on dynamic ball bearings

… wide, strong, dynamic …    

… small … fast … with clamp …

Lubrication-free miniature linear modules SLN with dryspin® technology

… small … fast … with clamp …    

... Carriages and shaft ends made from 3D printing...

The first lubrication-free linear carriages made of iglidur® I3 material – printed as good as injection-moulded

... Carriages and shaft ends made from 3D printing...    

... 1,2 or 3 ...

Lubrication-free drylin® lead screw unit SLWT with up to 3 lead screws for variable adjustments

... 1,2 or 3 ...    

… compact and eficient …

drylin® DC motors with spline

… compact and eficient …    

… large & antistatic

xiros® system solution – ESD-compatible carbon tube with flange bearing

… large & antistatic    

… deflects cleanly ...

Pre-assembled xiros® guide roller with FDA-compliant components

… deflects cleanly ...    

… at a distance …

Dual-row polymer ball bearings for conveyor units. With extended inner ring as spacer.

… at a distance …    

… huge …

The largest ball-bearing-mounted xiros® polymer slewing ring bearing in the world

… huge …    

5th axis for robolink® RL-DC & RL-DQ

5th axis for robolink® RL-DC with RLS- 17

5th axis for robolink® RL-DC & RL-DQ    

... robolink® DC ... Modular kit – 5 DOF

Predefined 5-axis kinematics with robolink® D joints, igus® stepper motor kits, folded sheet-metal parts as connecting elements, igus® e-chains® and chainflex® cables.

... robolink® DC ... Modular kit – 5 DOF    

News and line extensions Spring 2016

motion plastics® ... for longer life

The motion plastics® effect: longer service life and a reduction in costs ...

motion plastics® ... for longer life    

smart plastics ... Industry 4.0 ...

smart plastics eliminate downtimes. Intelligent products announce maintenance date ahead of time and can be integrated in your processes of predictive maintenance.

smart plastics ... Industry 4.0 ...    

predictive maintenance ... igus® smart plastics ... Industry 4.0

World premiere ... intelligent e-chain®

Intelligent e-chain® predicts its own replacement schedule during operation.

World premiere ... intelligent e-chain®    

Improvements in all the details of the proven e-chainsystems®:

the chain: energy routing made easy

Light as a feather and highly stable: The next generation of the igus® e-chains®

the chain: energy routing made easy    

Development of the proven igus®-Allrounder e-chains® ...

Higher strength, lower weight, increased smoothness, ...

Development of the proven igus®-Allrounder e-chains® ...    

More installation space ... 50% quieter ...

New Generation E2 e-chains ®: E2.1

More installation space ... 50% quieter ...    

1 metre in 2 seconds ...

Open in a flash: e-chain® opener E2.1

1 metre in 2 seconds ...    

1 metre in 2 seconds ...

Optimised e-chain® opener for E2/000

1 metre in 2 seconds ...    

easychain® high strength ... easy to fill

100% more load ... quickly filled ...

easychain® high strength ... easy to fill    

extremely wide ... more load ... Sealed

2,000 mm width and 50% more load for E4.48L

extremely wide ... more load ... Sealed    

Mechanical engineering standard

The mechanical engineering standard expanded New widths of R4.1L and E4.1L

Mechanical engineering standard    

Sealed, low-cost e-tubes

Chip repellent e-tubes for every application

The best e-tube for you special demands. Whether in direct chip area unsupported and especially quiet for long travel.

Chip repellent e-tubes for every application    

... with integrated sealing, even smaller, wider, cheap

Snap-open e-tubes on both sides with new inner height: R2(i).26

... with integrated sealing, even smaller, wider, cheap    

+ 850 °C ...

HT version up to +850ºC for R4.1L. Thanks to the special material, hot chips up to 850°C are prevented from sticking.

+ 850 °C ...    

ESD ...

The requirements for the prevention of static buildup in applications have been increasingly growing in modern production facilities.

ESD ...    

Clean-room e-chains®, quieter, larger

Low noise: 32 dB(A) ... clean class 1

IPA Class 1 range with new sizes

Low noise: 32 dB(A) ... clean class 1    

Robotics solutions

Small, linear ... Retraction system

No deflection and no loops – small linear retraction system

Small, linear ... Retraction system    

quick to fill ... light ... large ...

Light robot e-chain® with snap-open links; large size

quick to fill ... light ... large ...    

In any direction ... High voltage up to 10 kV ...

Without slip ring ... strong ...

The slip ring-free cable drum now even stronger: e-spool HD

Without slip ring ... strong ...    

Shore power ... 10 KV

Slip ring-free power supply for shore installations: igus® e-spool shore power

Shore power ... 10 KV    

Corrugated tube ideas continued ...

Clean room ... integral sealing ... undulating chain

e-skin®: new version of the new kind of energy supply carrier for small installation spaces

Clean room ... integral sealing ... undulating chain    

Reinforcing corrugated tubes ... dynamic

e-rib - the reinforcement for existing corrugated tube systems

Reinforcing corrugated tubes ... dynamic    

Corrugated tubes run parallel ...

Safely routing corrugated tubes parallel to an e-chain®

Corrugated tubes run parallel ...    

Transmit high data rates ... irrespective of wind and weather ... Condition Monitoring

100 m ... 6 m/s ... 10 Gbit/s

Advanced for highest dynamics – A system for the safe guidance of energy, data and air: micro flizz®

100 m ... 6 m/s ... 10 Gbit/s    

Couple data automatically ... 10 Gbit/s

d-rover: Couple data transmission automatically

Couple data automatically ... 10 Gbit/s    

complete … protected against the weather … larger

Cost-effective, enclosed complete solution for long travels, e.g. in sewage treatment plants

complete … protected against the weather … larger    

Low-cost method of compensating for long distances ...

Increase reliability of equipment

Low-cost method of compensating for long distances ...    

Double safety ...

Push/pull force detection (PPDS) and fracture measurement (EMA)

Double safety ...    

Energy guides for all movements ... from the construction kit ... delivered quickly

Energy guides for all movements

Modular construction kit … delivered quickly ... configure online

Energy guides for all movements    

... Zig-zag modules delivered quickly

The modular design of igus® e-chains® facilitates this space-saving and unconventional solution.

... Zig-zag modules delivered quickly    

Circular modules ... delivered quickly

The igus® modular kit for fast rotary applications as a standard product

Circular modules ... delivered quickly    

... stationary routing.

Fewer interfaces with static rotary modules

... stationary routing.    

Energy guide for offices and furniture

Nice and tidy ...

Cables fitted quickly, e-chains® fastened quickly - attractive design ... and tidy

Nice and tidy ...    

Accessories ... guide ... protective ... mounting ...

Support tray ... Modular system ...

Super-aluminium guide trough

Support tray ... Modular system ...    

Cable service life factor 4 ...

The cable-friendly interior-separation range for igus® e-chains® has been supplemented and is now available from stock for even more igus® series.

Cable service life factor 4 ...    

easier ... strain relief

Easy strain relief on different levels and for different cable diameters.

easier ... strain relief    

Online tools

e-chains® expert QC. 60

With the e-chains® expert QC.60, you can quickly and easily find appropriate e-chainsystems® specifically for your application

e-chains® expert QC. 60    

3D CAD ...

QuickCad - 3D CAD configurator for basic flizz®

3D CAD ...    

2016 chainflex® innovations

chainflex® ... cables – tested & lasts

No. 1 for cables in e-chains® ...

Always find a cable that works for less. After 25 years as a leading global supplier with igus® chainflex® cables for energy chains®.

No. 1 for cables in e-chains® ...    

569 x CFRIP® ... faster cable-stripping

Strip in seconds: CFRIP®. iF Design awarded. Now also for the CF78.UL PUR control cable.

569 x CFRIP® ... faster cable-stripping    

up to CAT7 in all jacket materials ...

Ethernet bus cables for 40 million strokesin e-chains® and for torsion applicationson robots ... tested and from stock.

up to CAT7 in all jacket materials ...    

CAT5e to CAT7 for torsion on robots

Bus cable for torsion applications on robots... now from CAT5e to CAT7...tested & from stock.

CAT5e to CAT7 for torsion on robots    

… safe e-chain® cable for axis 7 …

PUR hybrid cable especially for axis 7of robots

… safe e-chain® cable for axis 7 …    

PUR control cable for long travels ...

Product range extension, PUR control cable CF77.UL.D. Tested. From stock.

PUR control cable for long travels ...    

Hybrid technology for 38 manufacturers ...

Product range extension for servo hybrid cables CF220.UL.H and CF280.UL.H. Available for 38 servo technology manufacturers.

Hybrid technology for 38 manufacturers ...    

Servo cable ... large cross-section

CF270.UL.D PUR servo cable. Tested with guaranteed service life.

Servo cable ... large cross-section    

More very cost-effective servo cables ...

Product range extension of the verycost-effective CF887 (PVC) and CF897(iguPUR) servo cables. Shielded.

More very cost-effective servo cables ...    

Very cost-effective earth cable for energy chains®

New, very cost-effective PVC spindle cable / single earth core. Tested.

Very cost-effective earth cable for energy chains®    

Reliable PVC control cables ...

chainflex® M PVC control cables with 25 cores. Shielded and unshielded. From stock. Very cost-effective.

Reliable PVC control cables ...    

Reliable iguPUR control cables ...

chainflex® iguPUR control cables with 25 cores. Shielded and unshielded. From stock. Very cost-eff ective.

Reliable iguPUR control cables ...    

New CC-Link bus cables ...

Product range extension CC-Link buscables CFBUS.PVC and CFBUS.PUR

New CC-Link bus cables ...    

new ASI busFlat cables ...

Extension chainfl ex® M iguPUR ASI bus flat cables.

new ASI busFlat cables ...    

FOC up to 75 % more cost-effective ...

CFLG88 PVC Fibre Optic Cable. 5 million double strokes guaranteed. From stock.

FOC up to 75 % more cost-effective ...    

… Fiber Optic Cable with PUR or TPE jacket …

Extension Fibre optic cables CFLG.LB.PUR and CFLG.LB (TPE)

… Fiber Optic Cable with PUR or TPE jacket …    

Unique approval for offshore use ...

As of now, data cables CF211.PUR and CF112 certified to DNV-GL.

Unique approval for offshore use ...    

chainflex® product finder

With the chainflex® product finder, you only have to enter a few details of your application to obtain an overview of suitable chainflex® cables.

chainflex® product finder    

chainflex® service life calculator

With the chainflex® service life calculator, you can easily and quickly calculate the expected service life of chainflex® cables specifically for your application.

chainflex® service life calculator    

… World premiere … intelligent cable …

chainfl ex® smart cables predicts the date when it needs to be replaced during operation and increases system availability

… World premiere … intelligent cable …    

No. 1 catalogue ...

The chainflex® catalogue ... worldwide No. 1 for cables in e-chains®

No. 1 catalogue ...    

data sheets ...

Find chainflex® data sheets online and download as PDF

data sheets ...    

News 2016 iglidur®

iglidur® ... Materials – for all cases

... Change now: save 40% of costs

Plastic instead of metal: Longer service life and 40% cost saving

... Change now: save 40% of costs    

Imperial dimensions from stock ...

World's largest range of standard, lubrication-free bearings now supplemented with a series of imperial dimensions

Imperial dimensions from stock ...    

Heavy-duty on soft shafts ...

iglidur® Q290: New dimensions for the lubrication-free shaft specialist at high loads

Heavy-duty on soft shafts ...    

Quick, lubrication-free and cost-effective ...

iglidur® L350: New material for ventilators, fans and motors

Quick, lubrication-free and cost-effective ...    

Flame-retardant & wear-resistant ...

iglidur® RW370: Tested per DIN EN 45545. The first iglidur® material to comply with the European fire protection standard for rail vehicles ...

Flame-retardant & wear-resistant ...    

Lubrication-free and sterilisable ...

iglidur® HSD350: All-rounder suitable for steam sterilisation

Lubrication-free and sterilisable ...    

igus® Fit calculator – that fits

With the igus® Fit Calculator, you can quickly and easily calculate fits and tolerances in accordance with ISO 286.

igus® Fit calculator – that fits    

iglidur® plain bearing expert

Using the iglidur® plain bearings expert you can get, after only a few inputs about your application, an overview of suitable iglidur® materials

iglidur® plain bearing expert    

iglidur® ... Tribo-Filament for 3D printing

Printed as good as injection-moulded ...

Wear-resistant plastic parts from the 3D printer

Printed as good as injection-moulded ...    

versatile ... black ... strong ...

iglidur® I180-BL high wear-resistant, lubrication-free Tribo-Filament for 3D print now in black

versatile ... black ... strong ...    

iglidur® by laser sintering ...

At least 3x more wear-resistant: iglidur® I3 for 3D print by SLS

iglidur® by laser sintering ...    

without heated printing plate ...

Even easier to print: lubrication-free iglidur® I150 material

without heated printing plate ...    

printed for chemical resistance ...

Resistant to chemicals and highly abrasion-resistant during printing

printed for chemical resistance ...    

... just shop for individual 3D parts

Wearing parts from the 3D printing service: extremely fast and online

... just shop for individual 3D parts    

iglidur® 3D printing service

Order customised components online, install and use

iglidur® 3D printing service    

News 2016 igubal®

igubal® ... Bearing elements – self-adjusting

Lubrication-free support for square profiles ...

Square profiles easily supported. Large split pillow block bearings for square profiles are now available with the well-known igubal® properties.

Lubrication-free support for square profiles ...    

individual ...

Besides a large standard range of spherical bearings, individually customised, added-value bearing solutions are available.

individual ...    

removable ...

Save time and money with lubrication-free igubal® angle joints and coupling rods

removable ...    

igubal® spherical bearing expert

Thanks to igubal® spherical bearings expert, you only need to provide a few details of your application in order to obtain an overview of suitable igubal® spherical bearings

igubal® spherical bearing expert    

Innovations 2016 drylin® linear technology

... modular, lubrication-free and strong ...

The drylin® W linear system for maximum design freedom in construction.

... modular, lubrication-free and strong ...    

... with the carriage around the curve...

Freedom of design with the lubricationfree drylin® W carriages for curved rails – now avaiable in size 06-30

... with the carriage around the curve...    

... Single/double roller ... Stainless steel

Rolling and sliding: Lubrication-free drylin® W hybrid bearings now also available in stainless steel

... Single/double roller ... Stainless steel    

... low installation space ...

Extension of lubrication-free drylin® W construction kit with a new flat width

... low installation space ...    

... new size ... ... square clamping ...

Lubrication-free drylin® W manual clamps for square rails

... new size ... ... square clamping ...    

... preload guidance ...

Continuously variable adjustments possible with the new lubrication-free drylin® preload prism slide

... preload guidance ...    

adjust, snap in, adjust, snap in ...

Stronger hold guaranteed with the new lubrication-free drylin® pre-defined positional system

adjust, snap in, adjust, snap in ...    

Lightweight and low priced ...

Reduce costs and weight with lubricant-free fibreglass-reinforced plastic

Lightweight and low priced ...    

still more Japanese standards ...

drylin® RJ4JP – lubrication-free Japanese standard linear bearing in new installation sizes

still more Japanese standards ...    

Manual assembly ... Clipped in quickly

Lubrication-free drylin® linear liners for clipping in new installation sizes for sheet thicknesses 16 and 27 mm

Manual assembly ... Clipped in quickly    

... robust and precise ... lubrication-free ...

Adjustable clearance for lubrication-free drylin® T carriages of the heavy-duty type series

... robust and precise ... lubrication-free ...    

... telescopic ... unsupported

The new lubrication-free drylin® linear module: unsupported and telescopic

... telescopic ... unsupported    

News 2016 xiros®

... calculable and cost-effective ...

Lubrication-free simply better: xiros® ball bearings made of plastic.

... calculable and cost-effective ...    

wide range of xiros® standard products ...

xiros® polymer ball bearings improve technology – calculable and cost-effective

wide range of xiros® standard products ...    

with profile ...

As a single-component solution, the profiled guide rollers made of xirodur® B180 replace press-fit or metallic ball bearings.

with profile ...    

torque resistant ...

As an option, xiros® polymer ball bearings can be produced for profiled shafts with a torque resistant feature.

torque resistant ...    

ultra-light ...

xiros® system solution – carbon tube with flange bearing

ultra-light ...    

... new diameter

xiros® system solution – aluminium tube with flange bearings in larger outer diameters

... new diameter    

… with cover …

The xiros® polymer ball bearings with labyrinth cover protect the bearing against dirt on both sides.

… with cover …    

with cage ...

The optional cage made of xirodur® B180 reduces inertia considerably.

with cage ...    

3x more tests ...

igus® extends the xiros® test stand in the industry's largest test laboratory for plastics in motion

3x more tests ...    

xiros® service life calculator

The xiros® service life predictor calculates quickly and easily the expected service life of the xiros® plastic ball bearings specifically designed for your application.

xiros® service life calculator    

News 2016 iglidur® PRT

split design, versatile ...

Versatile Tribo-Tape enables separable PRT slewing ring bearing

split design, versatile ...    

Aluminium ...

PRT-02-50 with aluminium outer ring

Aluminium ...    

Turn it as you like ...

Easily define the angle of rotation and retrofit

Turn it as you like ...    

News 2016 iglidur® Bar Stock

... wear-resistant and robust ...

Solve wear problems fast: iglidur® materials as round or plate material, or machined to the required design

... wear-resistant and robust ...    

Extension in bar stock product range

New sizes and new materials for iglidur® bar stock products from stock

Extension in bar stock product range    

Chemicals & food ...

iglidur® A160: New dimensions for extremely media-resistant bar stock materials

Chemicals & food ...    

+250 °C from stock

iglidur® X: Resistant to chemicals and temperatures up to +250 °C

+250 °C from stock    

FDA-compliant ...

iglidur® A500: Temperature and chemical resistance

FDA-compliant ...    

... wear-resistant

iglidur® C500: High resistance to media and temperature

... wear-resistant    

flame-retardant ...

iglidur® RW370: Lubrication-free material, tested per DIN EN 45545

flame-retardant ...    

sterilisable ...

iglidur® HSD350: All-rounder suitable for steam sterilisation

sterilisable ...    

Extreme wear-resistance in black ...

iglidur® JB: Extremely wear-resistant and lubrication-free for use where it can be seen

Extreme wear-resistance in black ...    

Extreme wear-resistance in black ...

iglidur® JB: Extremely wear-resistant and lubrication-free for use where it can be seen

Extreme wear-resistance in black ...    

wear-resistant, lubrication-free gliding ...

Low friction tape for lining many different kinds of tribologically stressed surfaces and shapes.

wear-resistant, lubrication-free gliding ...    

Lubrication-free Tribo-Tape now with different widths

New standard widths for extremely wear-resistant iglidur® A160 Tribo-Tape

Lubrication-free Tribo-Tape now with different widths    

Lubrication-free Tribo-Tape now with different widths

Black iglidur® B160 Tribo-Tape - material for use where it can be seen

Lubrication-free Tribo-Tape now with different widths    

New off the reel ... iglidur® W160

Lubrication-free iglidur® W160 Tribo-Tape in white – hardly any wear

New off the reel ... iglidur® W160    

News 2016 robolink®

robolink® ... for building low-cost robots

robolink® ... Components

robolink® ... for building low-cost robots    

… robolink® control … open source … and configurate …

robolink® software for programming articulated joints: IME (igus® motion editor)

… robolink® control … open source … and configurate …    

Strainwave

robolink® S – low-clearance robolink® plastic harmonic drive gear

Strainwave    

robolink® DQ / SQ ... robolink® DQ

robolink® SQ and DQ with worm and shaft gear

robolink® DQ / SQ ... robolink® DQ    

… robot joint …

robolink® D robot joint with direct drive – compact design

… robot joint …    

… as gear version …

robolink® D as gear version. These versions do not have a slewing ring bearing (PRT) and are a low-cost alternative to our robolink® D joints.

… as gear version …    

robolink® D … New transmission ...

robolink® D articulated robot joint with PRT slewing ring bearings

robolink® D … New transmission ...    

robolink® D ...

robolink® D with encoder. Measurement of the angular position of the joint on the output side by means of an external angle sensor.

robolink® D ...    

… accessories …

robolink® D modular kit. The folded sheet-metal part is screwed onto the last axis of the articulated arm with just a few screws.

… accessories …    

robolink® DC ...

robolink® DC – to 4 DOF. Predefined 4-axis kinematics with robolink® D joints, igus® stepper motor kits, folded sheet-metal parts as connecting elements.

robolink® DC ...    

robolink® designer ... Applications

robolink® modular kit digital configurator

robolink® designer ... Applications    

Innovations 2016 drylin® drive technology

... lubrication-free, low-cost automation ...

drylin® E: Electric linear technology kit with accessories and motors

... lubrication-free, low-cost automation ...    

Intelligent linear guide ...

With smart drylin®, predictive maintenance is a reality. The intelligent linear guide autonomously monitors its use.

Intelligent linear guide ...    

Dynamics in aluminium ... or stainless steel ...

Lubrication-free tooth belt axis made from aluminium or stainless steel

Dynamics in aluminium ... or stainless steel ...    

Toothed belt axis for the Ex area

Lubrication-free drylin® ZLW with Ex protection for adjustments

Toothed belt axis for the Ex area    

fast … compact … cost-effective

New size of the lubrication-free drylin® ZLW-Eco axis

fast … compact … cost-effective    

reverse ...

Lubrication-free drylin® ZLW-OD toothed belt axis in new size 16

reverse ...    

... small and flat ...

Lubrication-free drylin® linear module for low installation spaces

... small and flat ...    

... precise and preloaded

Lubrication-free linear module based on the drylin® W for radial and axial preload in a new size

... precise and preloaded    

Modular design ... "shorter" ...

Short design of the compact, lubrication-free drylin® SLW linear module

Modular design ... "shorter" ...    

... Linear module ... control from outside

Torque-resistant, lubrication-free linear module with low weight and small dimensions.

... Linear module ... control from outside    

Stroke x2 for gantries ...

z axis with longer stroke for the lubrication-free drylin® boom arm axes

Stroke x2 for gantries ...    

Innovations 2016 drylin® drive technology

... Adapter kits for servo motors ...

Adapter kits for servo motors

... Adapter kits for servo motors ...    

... igus® motors ...

igus® motors with D-cut shaft and JST connectors

... igus® motors ...    

... Cables ...

Cables for stranded-wire motors

... Cables ...    

dryve - The motor control system for the drylin® E drive technology

Linear system supplemented with motor control. Easy operation via web browser, without software or app installation.

dryve - The motor control system for the drylin® E drive technology    

News 2016 drylin® lead screw technology

3x lighter ... 5 x drier

Higher efficiency due to dryspin® high helix thread technology

3x lighter ... 5 x drier    

ACME thread sizes ... Inch

29° ACME thread: New, lubrication-free USA standard

ACME thread sizes ... Inch    

long lifetime … new spindles …

Lubrication-free dryspin® efficiency in 12 new sizes

long lifetime … new spindles …    

Low-cost eco injection moulded nuts ...

Low-cost lubrication-free lead screw nuts thanks to plastic injection moulding

Low-cost eco injection moulded nuts ...    

pretension ... smooth running ... low-cost

Lubrication-free drylin® lead screw nut with pre-load

pretension ... smooth running ... low-cost    

Innovations 2016 readycable® and readychain®

... failsafe ... reduce process costs

readycable® – find the least expensive drive cable that is guaranteed to work

... failsafe ... reduce process costs    

Ready-to-connect for axis 7 …

igus® readycable® for Kuka axis 7

Ready-to-connect for axis 7 …    

Reduce downtimes ...

readychain® robot hose packages. Welding robot hose packages fitted and ready to connect

Reduce downtimes ...    

10 Gbit/s ... CAT7

World premiere: CAT7 harnessed for e-chains®

10 Gbit/s ... CAT7    

449 x Ethernet ...

New catalogue product range: ready-to connectEthernet cables for e-chains®

449 x Ethernet ...    

... New standard

New industrial standard product for voltage supply with space-saving and cost-saving M12 screw connectors.

... New standard    

... Ready-to-connect hybrid cables ...

Ready-to-connect hybrid servo cables

... Ready-to-connect hybrid cables ...    

harnessed FOC ... very cost-effective ...

Ready-to-connect fi bre optic cable in cost-optimised chainlex® M quality or customised

harnessed FOC ... very cost-effective ...    

4,000 from 24h ...

Range of drive cables expanded: new LinMot and Festo manufacturer standards – extended Allen Bradley product range

4,000 from 24h ...    

60 % lower cost ...

World‘s largest selection of ready-to connect drive cables for moving applications. Now even more cost-effective. Guaranteed.

60 % lower cost ...    

Top quality ...

Control cables with original HARTING connectors, ready-to-connect from catalogue. Delivered in 24h. Cost-effective.

Top quality ...    

readycable® product finder

readycable® product finder - World's largest selection of drive cables for moving applications at your fingertip

readycable® product finder    

vector® award ... for inspiring energy supply solutions

vector® award 2016

Fifth vector® award for innovative energy supply solutions.

vector® award 2016    

News and program line extensions archive

Innovations and line extensions 2015

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line extentions 2015

Innovations and line extensions 2015    

Innovations and line extensions 2014

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line extentions 2014

Innovations and line extensions 2014    

News and Line Extensions 2013

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line extentions 2013

News and Line Extensions 2013    

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