Chainflex Cables and Energy Chain Cable Carriers Meet Highest ISO Standard in Cleanroom Applications

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - October 31, 2007 - Igus® Inc., the industry-leading developer of Energy Chain Systems®, Chainflex® continuous-flex cables and iglide® plastic bearings, today announced newly achieved certifications in cleanroom environments for both its Chainflex cables and Energy Chain® cable carriers. These products meet ISO cleanroom standard 14644-1 set forth by the International...

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Rigid Chain incorporates non-magnetic actuator.

Rigid Chain incorporates non-magnetic actuator.

Made of reinforced plastic and stainless steel, RigiBelt has 2 belts that come together with zipper-like action to form rigid column. Solution moves quietly while telescoping in and out and is stored in compact magazine. Driven with electric motor, chain can handle loads from 2-1,100 lbf, is entirely mechanical, and comes in stroke lengths up to 6 ft unguided. Product suits any kind of...

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Strain Relief from Igus Defends against Cable Damage and System Failure

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - April 27, 2007 - Igus® Inc., the industry-leading developer of Energy Chain Systems®, Chainflex® continuous-flex cables and iglide® plastic bearings, offers various strain relief elements for its comprehensive line of Energy Chain® cable carriers. Designed to house, protect and extend the service life of cables and hoses on automated machinery, Energy Chain is a...

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BorgWarner Supplies 7 of China's 10 Best Engines

First 'China Heart' Awards Presented in Beijin AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 25 -- Seven of China's ten best engines are equipped with systems and components from the BorgWarner (NYSE: BWA) Engine Group, including: o Civic 1.8L from Dongfeng Honda o Mazda 6 Wagon 2.3L from China First Automobile Works (FAW) o Teana 3.5L from Dongfeng Nissan o BMW 530i from Brilliance BMW o Sagitar 1.8T from FAW-VW o...

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Drum Handling Accessories are heavy-duty powder coated.

JET Drum Tongs have 1,000 lb capacity for lifting 55 gallon drums with overhead hoist. Model 262001 works with open top or tight-head steel drums and plastic drums with large or x-Large rings, while 262002 features release lever that allows hooks to fall and then secure drum's rim. JET Drum Lifter bears loads up to 770 lbs and can be used with overhead hoist or hooked from forklift truck. JET...

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Roller Chain Drive suits limited space applications.

Roller Chain Drive suits limited space applications.

Molded from Nylatron GS, Model A 6M 7-MT is non-conductive, self-lubricating, and available with .1475 in. or 3.7465 mm pitch. Unit link design eliminates need for master link or special tools for assembly. Each link snaps into next one to form any desired length. Measuring .191 in. wide and .108 in. high, non-corrosive, solvent-resistant drive is suited for stylus or pen assemblies in recorders...

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Igus Energy Chains Ensure Reliability for American Farmers

A leading farm-equipment manufacturer uses igus Energy Chains to ensure the reliability and performance of its seed-planting tractors. Energy Chain in farm equipment Igus also offers an extensive line of plastic plain bearings to meet the needs of virtually any application. Read about iglide! An iglide for all occasions And finally, even students know to take advantage of the unique benefits igus...

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Chains convey hard plastics for packaging.

Chains convey hard plastics for packaging.

With pitches from -½-5/8 in., IWIS Spike Chains feature double strands and curved spikes that precisely puncture plastic along discard side and then pull material smoothly during conveying process. Spikes are engineered in 2 sizes and angled at 17-

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Side-Flexing Chains stay flat and level on curves.

Side-Flexing Chains stay flat and level on curves.

LPC-® 1050 and LPC-® 1055 TableTop-® chains have low pin centerline design (LPC) that eliminates product tippage on multi-strand conveyors, without need for magnetic corner tracks. Pitch length and top plate thickness resist chipping and breaking via LPC corner retention technology, and chains can be lifted up anywhere in carry track for cleaning and maintenance. Offered in 0.34 and 0.50 in....

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Conveyor Chain provides gentle handling.

Conveyor Chain provides gentle handling.

Soft Products Conveyor Chain features smooth surfaces and link interfaces for gentle handling and minimal dust generation and intrusion in product handling applications. Chain and slide rail's construction of wear resistant, low-friction materials optimizes service life.

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