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Cables for moving applications: chainflex®

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chainflex® cables from igus® in the online shop  

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Configurators for chainflex® cables  

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Information on chainflex® cables  

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Why should I go for chainflex®?  

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Why chainflex?

chainflex cables price comparison  


 
The best price-performance ratio

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With chainflex cables from igus, you reduce your costs by up to 64.7%, with the same or longer service life. We give you our 36-month guarantee*.


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Frequently asked questions

What are chainflex cables for motion?

.... Our cables meet all RoHS II and REACH requirements that are currently valid, as well as every standard in electromagnetic compatibility. They are certified according to UL, DNVGL, EAC, CTP and CE and are also approved and certified for use in systems according to EtherCAT, CC-Link, CC-Link IE Field, Profibus, Profinet and Interbus.
 
A wide range of cable types with different jacket materials ensures a high reliability in energy chains. igus chainflex cables withstand various applications with tremendous speed and acceleration, long travels and most unfavourable surrounding conditions.

What advantages do our cables offer?

  • 25 years of experience - 36 months guarantee
  • Tested in our own laboratory spread over an area of 3,800 m², 125 test systems, over 600 running tests
  • The largest range with 1,354 cable types for data, bus and hybrid systems, control and drive
  • Configurable and predictable service life
  • Available from stock, from 1m length within 24 hours
  • Cables for any type of motion: horizontal, vertical, torsion, high speed 
  • Free samples available
  • 50% time reduction when stripping due to unique CFRIP technology

 

Selected customer application examples

Pick and place machine

Ready-to-connect energy chain systems and heavy-duty special cables ensure a smooth operation of the pick and place machines.


400 million strokes are required.

readycable

readycable® harnessed cables  

Save process costs with ready-to-connect readycable for use in energy chains.


Ready-to-connect cables

readychain

readychain® ready-to-connect energy chains  

Save up to 95 % assembly time with igus ready-to-install readychains.


Energy supply systems ready for connection

More information on chainflex cables

chainflex® test laboratory  
Tested on a floor area of 3,800 m²!

Two billion annual test cycles for guaranteed safety against failure.

chainflex online tools  
chainflex catalogue

chainflex® works: worldwide No. 1 in terms of testing.

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