Where packaging comes into play at the end, sensitive goods such as food and beverages are often involved beforehand. In these complex production lines, speed, precision and purity are of the essence. Adapted to these requirements of the packaging industry, we offer a wide range of plastic machine elements that conform to FDA and EU 10/2011 stipulations, run without lubrication and maintenance breaks and make their contribution to economical production.
Clean solutions for cartoners, thermoformers and labelling machines, etc.
FDA-compliant and EU 10/2011-compliant machine components for all process stages of food production
Components without lubricants and maintenance for filling and inspection systems, blow moulding machines, etc.
Discover our new products, such as food-compliant spherical insert bearings and spherical balls or e-chains made from recycled materials.
Linear axes with motor and control system for efficient and synchronised format adjustments
Servo, control and measuring system cables from our chainflex product range enable long service life in a bread packaging machine with a bend radius of 63mm and up to 80 double strokes per minute. And supplementary sensors detect core breaks even before they occur.
Aggressive environmental conditions, high hygiene standards, long service life with continuous operation, fast and flexible format adjustments ... The requirements in packaging technology are manifold. Here you can find out more about the successful use of our motion plastics by our customers.
See for yourself the quality of our motion plastics
Order the sample box with the most important products for packaging technology. The box contains plain and linear bearings, a knife-edge roller, an e-chain with cables, bar stock and a brochure with information on typical applications.
Trying things out made easy: with the igus corner, you always have the most recent motion plastics that are suitable for your individual industry to hand.
We will bring the display to you, assemble it upon request, and fill the compartments with the products of your choice. Or you can set it up yourself. As a permanent exhibition or for a limited period of time.
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