chainflex cables without PFAS: Safer for people, the environment and business

Published on: 10/04/2024

igus chainflex cables do not contain harmful PTFE and PFAS chemicals, likely to be banned by the EU – now demonstrated with the “PFAS free” seal. Several compounds found in everyday products – per- and polyfluoroalkyl compounds, or PFAS for short – are harmful to the environment, humans and animals, similar to the chemicals of […]


igus extends its cable guarantee to a record four years

Published on: 18/01/2024

The guarantee on the entire chainflex cable range is extended from 36 months to four years, giving users even more security. Cable service life is a concern to machine builders and cable users. But 10 years ago, igus was the first industrial company in the world to introduce a 36-month guarantee on moving cables. Now, the plastics […]


Five times longer: New hybrid cable for suspended applications suitable for SEW-EURODRIVE

Published on: 18/07/2023

chainflex CFSPECIAL.192 if the first hybrid cable from igus for hanging applications, with a travel distance up to 50 metres The 24-7-365 intralogistics industry needs machines that are round-the-clock reliable. Meanwhile warehouses are getting bigger and bigger, and increasing mast heights mean high demands on cables that are required to travel such distances. igus has […]


Detecting cable stress earlier and more accurately saves costs: i.Sense CF. D

Published on: 14/03/2023

igus monitoring module with status display measures the distance to the damaged or defective part of the cable­ Maintaining and monitoring heavily used and hard-to-reach bus cables is a constant challenge. i.Sense CF.D – the monitoring module from igus – has a unique function; it automatically detects the position of stressed areas in a cable […]


VOTW- introducing the new chainflex® cable catalogue

Published on: 09/03/2023

Catalogues are fast becoming more and more digital and with the introduction to the new chainflex® catalogue, this Is no exception. We now have the catalogues as digital versions however still offer them as a printed version on request for those customers who still prefer the physical version. In this week’s “video of the week”, […]


VOTW- let’s talk data cables!

Published on: 02/03/2023

With cables in high demand, it is hardly surprising that at igus®, we have seen a high rise in data cable requirements. Our chainflex® data cables offer superb EMC resistance when used in moving applications, thanks to the special shielding structure. This prevents fracturing, stress and ultimately failures and downtime within your machines. And we […]


Even more choice: Two new hybrid cables from igus suitable for Bosch Rexroth and Siemens

Published on: 28/02/2023

Guaranteed reliability with new cables for MS2N motors from Bosch Rexroth and Siemens SINAMICS S210 drives Energy and data transmission bundled in one cable: Hybrid technology is gaining acceptance with more and more drive manufacturers. Responding to this trend, igus has expanded its chainflex cable portfolio with two new hybrid cables. Firstly, the CF280.UL.H401 ­with […]


Order, order: storage for small spaces with the new chainflex CASE S cable box from igus

Published on: 14/02/2023

Save 50% space: new, smaller igus CASE S joins chainflex CASE M for storing cable reels, especially for thinner cables. To reduce the space required for storing cables, better and smarter logistics solutions for cable drums are being sought. And now the new chainflex “CASE S” from igus means lack of warehouse space is a […]


VOTW- Readychains and readycables, one supplier for an easy solution

Published on: 26/01/2023

With manufacturing and assembly facilities worldwide, it is hardly surprising that people are turning to igus® for the complete system for their cables and connectors requirements. In this week’s video of the week, we allow an insight into the whole process for the readycable production across the world. To view the video, click here […]


VOTW- chainflex® robotic cables for demanding applications

Published on: 02/12/2022

The complex movements in industrial applications demand twistable cables with a long service life. chainflex® robotic cables from igus® have been specifically designed and tested for these requirements, making them the perfect solution! In this week’s video of the week, highlights some of the key benefits. To view the video, click here For more […]