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Improve technology and reduce costs -
350 examples for drylin® linear plain bearings online

For years the igus® motto has been "plastics for longer life®". By this we mean the production of innovative plastic products which reduce maintenance work, achieve technical improvements, at the same time as reducing costs and increasing service life, everything delivered immediately from stock.

Use drylin® linear guide systems to improve the technology of your application and save at least 25% of costs (40-50% often possible)

7 out of 350 practical examples

Trouble-free operation instead of shaft destruction

Reiner Oberle, Haas Maschinenbau GmbH

"The machine has now run entirely free of troubles for over three years despite the extremely heavy-duty operation."

Cost-effective, durable and lubricant-free bearing

Dr.-Ing. Gert Fuhrmann / Hans-Georg Löseke

"In the redesigning of the table guidance, the focus was on a ready-to-install, cost-efficient, durable and lubricant-free bearing and guide. "

1.5 years in dirt, dust and humidity

Carlos Pio dos Reis

"Even after one and a half years of operation, the carriage and rails in this screen printer are in good order and condition."

drylin® also proves itself under water

Michael Zimmermann, Möve-Metall GmbH

"The facility has already been in operation for many months; the igus® elements have proved themselves. ”

Reduced manufacturing complexity

Raimann Holzoptimierung

"The dirt and dust problem was likewise solved by the drylin® linear plain bearings..."

Insensitive to glass chippings


"The absence of lubrication on the guide means that no glass dust can attach itself..."

Use in the roughest environments

Manfred Rosam, SERRA Maschinenbau GmbH

"For some years, we have been increasingly using plastic plain bearings in many points in our saw mills. They prove themselves in the roughest working conditions..."

Here you can find many more customer examples with drylin®

Increase service life, reduce maintenance costs, save costs and find customer applications about many more subjects from all product areas here.

drylin® system design and service life calculation

The drylin® Expert generates a functional check for you in four steps and works out the estimated service life of your application.

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