igus Inc.

Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Iglide G300 and Iglide M250 Plastic Bearings Make Moving Camera Shots Possible

EZ FX uses igus bearings in camera jibs EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - January 19, 2006 - Igus® Inc., the leading developer of Energy Chain Systems®, Chainflex® continuous-flex cables and iglide® plastic bearings, announced today that EZ FX, a company that provides versatile, user-friendly and cost-effective camera jibs to the film and video production industries, is using iglide G300 and...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Energy Chain and Chainflex Deliver a Squeaky Clean Performance

Igus products are optimized in the car wash industry EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - November 15, 2005 - Igus® Inc., the leading developer of Energy Chain Systems®, Chainflex® continuous-flex cables and iglide® plastic bearings, announced today that Intelligent Wash Systems, a leader in the car wash industry, is using Energy Chain® cable carrier and Chainflex® cables in its new...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Chainflex Continuous-Flex Cables Provide Power on the Moon, Europa, for Students Competing in the MATE ROV Competition

Students from Miami Dade College use Chainflex on remotely operated vehicle in fourth annual event EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - November 15, 2005 - Igus® Inc., the leading developer of Energy Chain Systems®, Chainflex continuous-flex cables and iglide® plastic bearings, announced today that students from Miami Dade College in Florida used Chainflex continuous-flex cables on their remotely...

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Plastic Bearing tolerates extreme temperatures and loads.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Plastic Bearing tolerates extreme temperatures and loads.

Operating in temperatures to 500°F, oil-free iglide Z510 exhibits dimensional stability under permanent loads of more than 43,000 psi in continuous motion or loads to 14,500 psi in rotational applications. Self-lubricating, corrosion-free product, suited for outdoor and heavy-equipment applications, is available in various metric and inch sizes. Construction is resistant to chemicals and UV...

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Clip Bearings suit sheet metal applications.

Clip Bearings suit sheet metal applications.

Lubrication-free iglide® Clip Bearings utilize M250 material for vibration-dampening characteristics, lightweight design, and wear resistance at average loads. Side slit in clip facilitates installation. Available in inch and metric sizes, bearings can be used without lubricants in both rotational and linear movements.

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Ethernet Cables operate at low and high temperatures.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ethernet Cables operate at low and high temperatures.

Featuring halogen-free TPE-based outer jacket, Chainflex CF14 CAT 5 and CAT 6 cables are designed for high-volume data transfer systems in constricted spaces. CAT 5 cable transfers up to 100 mbps, with .21 or .41 in. OD. CAT 6 transfers up to 250 mbps with .39 in. OD. With four twisted pairs of conductors, cables feature copper shield braided into flexible design over aluminum foil to enable...

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Cable Tubes feature snap-open hinges for access.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Cable Tubes feature snap-open hinges for access.

System E2 Energy Tubes protect cables and hoses from debris and contaminants. Fully enclosed Energy Chains are opened with snap-open hinges to facilitate repair or replacement of cables therein housed. Hinges are located on inner or outer radius of lid, depending on preference. Products are suited for machine tool or other applications where items such as wood chips, metal shavings, dirt, or dust...

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Linear Guide Systems offer flexible configurations.
Material Handling & Storage

Linear Guide Systems offer flexible configurations.

DryLin® W linear guide systems, comprised of linear bearings and slides with plastic glide elements, are self-lubricating, maintenance-free, and contaminant-resistant. With overall height of 14 mm, products are available as combination of 2 supported round shafts in one profile, in split rail configuration, or with square rails. Slides, comprised of 2 or 4 gliding carriages, are made of...

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Plastic Bearings replace sintered-bronze bushings.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Plastic Bearings replace sintered-bronze bushings.

Self-lubricating iglide® M250 self-lubricating bearings, suited for low- to medium-load applications, provide vibration dampening and are resistant to impact, dirt, and chemicals. Developed using thermoplastic alloy modified for general load and wear resistance, products employ mix of solid lubricants that provide self-lubricating effect during dry operation. Bearings feature quiet...

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