chainflex® service life calculator


With the help of the chainflex® service life calculator, you can quickly and easily calculate the anticipated service life of chainflex® cables specifically for your application.
From now on, the chainflex® service life calculator is presented in a new even clearer design for better presentation of results. Results indicating the service life of cables used beyond the igus® 36 month guarantee conditions are also available now. In addition, the scope of the service life calculation has been considerably expanded and it is now also possible for:

chainflex® cables in hanging e-chains® applications

chainflex® cables of all series

readycable® drive cables

The service life of chainflex® robot cables can also be calculated. The service life calculation is generally very accurate, thanks to inclusion of the parameters acceleration and operating temperature.


The parameters of travel, bending radius and acceleration will give you the service life of the chainflex® cable.