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Easily find the right e-chain® for unsupported applications up to 13 m travel.


Configure in few minutes an energy supply system for long travels from 10 m up to 60 m.

e-chain® standard series

Universal kit for any application

System E4.1 Huge, modular construction kit. Opens on both sides, low-cost. Side-mounted with travels of 200 m and more, low weight.

Universal kit for any application

Standard, quick to open

E2/000 Standard e-chains®, medium sizes, internal height of 21 to 45 mm. Hinged on the left and right. Versatile modular, interior separation.

Standard, quick to open

Allrounder for small and sizes

E2 micro Internal height of 5 to 41 mm, small divisions, smooth Operation. Light weight and cable-friendly interior.

Allrounder for small and sizes

many more e-chains®

3D movements and robots

triflex®, triflex® R, easy triflex®, twisterchain®. Closed and easy to equip energy tubes for 2 and 3 axes as well as circular and spiral motion; modular design.

cable carrier & energy tube

Easy to equip, economical

easy chain®, E1 Quick to equip from inside or outside; low-cost, one-piece e-chains®.

Cable carrier & Energy Chain®

Quick assembly

Zipper Extremely fast opening and closing of small and medium-sized e-chains® and energy tubes.

Energy Chain® & energy tube

Small and medium sizes

E2 micro, mini Internal energy chain® height of 5 to 41 mm, small divisions, smooth operation, lightweight and cable-friendly interior.

cable carrier & Energy Chain®

Quick to open

E2 medium, E2/000 Standard e-chains®, medium sizes, internal height of 21 to 45 mm, hinged on the left and right; versatile, modular, interior separation.

cable carrier & Energy Chain


E2 tubes Drag chain with chip protection, single-sided swivelling, medium sizes; versatile, modular, interior separation.

drag chain & energy tube

4-part, robust

System E4.1, E4/00, E4/4, E4/Light Huge, modular construction kit. Opens on both sides, low-cost. Side-mounted with travels of 200 m and more, low weight cable carrier system.

cable carrier & Energy Chain®

Especially quiet, suitable for clean rooms

System E3, E6 Extremely quiet running at up to 38 dB(A). Low-vibration, high speed and acceleration.
Cable carrier systems E3 - small, E6 - robust.

cable carrier & Energy Chain®

Avoidance of static charges

System ESD & ATEX Snap-open energy chains® with mounting brackets and interior separation in ESD and ATEX version available from stock.

Avoidance of static charges ESD & ATEX

Troughs and strain-relief elements

Guide troughs and cable tracks for long travels. Chainfix strain-relief elements.

guide troughs & cable tracks

PMA protective hoses

To protect flexible electric cables, power cables, robotic cables, data cables etc.

protective hoses


Multi-energy drum The alternative to the cable drums - cable-friendly and guides various media safely.

News 2017

166 new products and additions to the product range - To smart plastics … chainflex® cables… extremely small radii … tested! Change your bearings! … Low cost automation …

Interior separation configuration

Easy filling with drag & drop Quick and easy filling of e-chains®, with partlist, 3D-CAD, Download, Saving...

Easy filling with drag & drop


New series issued regularly! Faster and simpler construction with file formats for various systems.



igus® e-chains®? 1. To ensure error-free automation processes.
2. To save time and money.

Why igus® E-Chain Systems®

6th vector award

6th vector award
for inspiring energy supply solutions and e-chain systems® with cables.

vector® award
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