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Comprehensive overview expedites selection from vast portfolio

Published on: 19/12/2018

With a portfolio of more than 1,350 cables, igus has the optimum solution for the respective application at the most cost-effective price. igus, the Germany-based manufacturer of motion plastics, runs its North American operations out of Providence, R.I.


igus E2 hydraulic chain securely guides hydraulic hoses in small spaces

Published on: 17/10/2018

With the new E2 hydraulic chain we now have an energy and media guide even for smallest installation spaces on support legs. Strong, space-saving and easy to install, the igus e-chain guides two hydraulic hoses in addition to power and control cables. The E2 hydraulic chain is an ideal solution for special mechanical engineering, and its use significantly reduces the costs of maintenance and downtime.


igus develops FDA-compliant liner for food industry

Published on: 29/03/2018

Lubrication-free, corrosion-resistant product also approved for use in Europe Approved for food contact: The new liner made of iglidur A160 from igus. (Source: igus GmbH) igus has developed an FDA compliant liner made from high-performance plastic that is suitable for the special hygienic requirements of the food and beverage industry. The liner, made with igus’ […]


igus linear guides help drones keep pests at bay

Published on: 09/08/2017

Effective pest control can often be difficult, especially if surrounding
areas must not be affected. The “FitoStinger” drone was developed
precisely for this purpose. Its low weight is partly attributed to motion
plastics from igus that include the extremely light drylin linear guide
made of carbon.