Guides

Linear Guide provides max speed of 375 mm/s.

Measuring 40 x 20 mm with max length of 350 mm, PSK 40 Precision Module incorporates 6 mm diameter ball screw with option for 1 or 2 mm lead. Ball screw is manufactured to tolerance class 7 with preloaded ball nut for positioning accuracy and stiffness. Ball tracks for linear guide system are machined into precision steel base, which includes machined reference edge and provides high rigidity,...

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Guide Rails

Double Rail Linear System offers unlimited travel.

ERL double rail guide system features steel shafts that can be staggered on mounts in order to extend length indefinitely. Guide rails consist of 2 precision hardened and ground shafts, 12 mm in dia, predrilled with M5 threaded holes and spaced 100 mm apart. Dual shafts are pulled together by aluminum support block design, ensuring they are parallel to less than or equal to 0.02 mm/1 mm. Support...

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Guides

Student Team Uses Donated Products from Igus on Full-Scale Vessel for the 2007 International Submarine Race

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - July 24, 2007 - Igus® Inc., the industry-leading developer of Energy Chain Systems®, Chainflex® continuous-flex cables and iglide® plastic bearings, today announced that a high school team from Sussex County Technical School in N.J. used DryLin® T linear guide systems and igubal® spherical bearings on a student-designed and student-built submarine, which...

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LED Light Guides feature IP68 sealed design.
Miscellaneous Guides

LED Light Guides feature IP68 sealed design.

Available in various diameters, lengths, and colors, LED Light Guides are offered in protruding styles or versions that are mounted flush with front panel. Chamfered light coupling area allows other LEDs to emit light perpendicular to circuit board. IP68 sealing is accomplished through special shaping of light guide body accompanied with precision boring by customer. Light guide lengths are...

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Belt Drive features box profile.
Guides

Belt Drive features box profile.

Made with 6061-T6 extruded aluminum rail, Box Redi-Rail is equipped with hardened steel raceways, sealed double ball bearings, and customizable seals. Standard sizes and configurations are available from stock and custom solutions can be designed, engineered, and manufactured to meet specific requirements. Engineered for speed and accuracy, Box Redi-Rail is suited for use with variety of...

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Miscellaneous Guides

Spin-Thru Rod Guide optimizes sucker rods.

Eliminating need to remove sucker rods from well site, Era® FAST(TM) features 3-fin stator that remains stationary as field-applied rotor/inner sleeve spins freely inside stator. Outer portion is not bonded to rod, minimizing pressure drop of fluid flowing around guide and torque generated by mechanical and hydraulic friction in rotating rod strings. Loose fit between rotor and stator provides...

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Miscellaneous Guides

Light Guides withstand high temperatures.

Available in single/dual LED version and vertical and horizontal orientations, light guides withstand 260°C for 40 sec, or 200°C for 180 sec. Offering ESD protection, light guides are far removed from direct contact to front panel. LEDs are suited for vapor phase soldering and lightpipes come with or without solder tags, fixing pins, and adjacent light radiating covers.

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Linear Guides are offered in 3 materials.
Profile Rail Wheel Guides

Linear Guides are offered in 3 materials.

Available in steel, stainless steel, or polymer rollers, Redi-Rail® Commercial Rail systems suit applications with specific requirements. Compact, corrosion-resistant units can be used with automation, material handling, office equipment, and semiconductor equipment. FDA compliant stainless steel series suits medical applications and food and beverage equipment, as well as harsh environments...

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Chain Guides meet OEM requirements.
Miscellaneous Guides

Chain Guides meet OEM requirements.

Available in single and dual lane configurations, custom-engineered UHMW Chain Guides accommodate all standard ANSI and metric roller-, side flexing-, and link chains. Units eliminate need for lubrication systems and noise associated with metal-on-metal. Manufactured in curved and straight designs and machined with any radius, wear-resistant guides meet FDA guidelines 21CFR178.2010 and...

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Linear Bearings

Igus Offers Design Tips and a Dialogue on Motion Control with New Online Forum, Tech Talk

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - April 27, 2007 - Igus® Inc., the leading developer of iglide® plastic bearings, DryLin® linear bearings and guide systems and Energy Chain® cable carriers, today announced the debut of Tech Talk: DryLin Linear Bearings, a newly created forum on the company's website. Tech Talk offers design guidance and tips on using DryLin linear bearings and guide systems and...

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