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Link Chains

Cable Carrier features easy-to-open, multilink band.

Suited for smaller, less complex cable-management requirements, System E1 Energy Chain® is equipped with multilink band that can be shortened or lengthened at will. Band includes 6-15 links, depending on carrier size, and each band of links is connected via flexible snap-open fastener. S-shape motion is possible at any link, and lids of each link open on same side to facilitate cable/hose...

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Cable Carrier uses magnetics to minimize friction and noise.
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Cable Carrier uses magnetics to minimize friction and noise.

LeviChain system integrates iron content into Energy Chain®, which is placed between 2 attracting magnetic rails. Magnets pull on iron in cable carrier, causing it to float within field of attraction. Split crossbar design allows installation or removal of cables without any tools, and magnetic field will not produce any inductive influence on power or bus cables. Virtually silent with 41.7...

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Cable Carriers withstand temperatures to 1,562°F.
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Cable Carriers withstand temperatures to 1,562°F.

High-temperature, chip-repellent version of Systems E2 and E4 Energy Tubes is constructed with igumid HT polymer material, making it suitable for applications where scalding chips or metal fragments are prevalent. Snap-open hinges are located on inner or outer radius of lid according to preference, enabling repair or replacement of cables housed within. Available options include horizontal or...

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Continuous-Flex Drive Cables target Allen Bradley systems.
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Continuous-Flex Drive Cables target Allen Bradley systems.

Developed for Allen Bradley MP Series industrial automation systems, Chainflex® Continuous-Flex Interconnect Cables have military style circular connectors with TPE-molded back shell for IP67 rating. They use flame, oil, and chemical resistant jacket materials that are UL and CSA recognized. Available for motor, encoder, and brake functions, cables are offered in various configurations,...

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Igus Debuts LeviChain Magnetic Cable Carrier for Virtually No Wear or Noise.

Igus® Inc., the leading developer of Energy Chain® cable carriers and Chainflex® high-flex cables, has created an all-new magnetic cable carrier that operates suspended in a magnetic force field and floats through the application. New LeviChain will be on display at IMTS next month in Chicago, Ill. September 6-13th at McCormick Place. Also on display will be igus' newly developed polymer...

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Data Cable suits continuous flex applications.
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Data Cable suits continuous flex applications.

Designed for use in Energy Chain Systems®, Chainflex CFLG glass fiber optic cable has minimum bend radius of 10 x cable diameter and operates within permissible temperature range of 23-158°F. With low-adhesion, PVC-based outer jacket and bundled bare-copper wire construction, cable is unaffected by EMI and can be used on crane and conveyor systems as well as for single and...

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Cable Carriers suit high-speed applications.
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Cable Carriers suit high-speed applications.

Featuring side link and stop dog design, System E4/100 Energy Chain® Cable Carriers are maintenance-free, dirt-repellant, and available in 7 styles and up to 42 widths. Units are suited for long travel applications ranging from 656-1,312 ft and deliver optimal performance at up to 26 ft, unsupported. Equipped with snap-open crossbars for cable installation, carriers are available with wide...

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Cable Carrier routes power to storage and retrieval systems.
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Cable Carrier routes power to storage and retrieval systems.

Energy Chain System®, micro Speed-E-Chain, can be used to combine data, copper, and fiber optic cables with power cables or pneumatic hoses. It provides cable protection while operating safely and silently at speeds up to 20 fps. Suited for rack control devices, product consists of Energy Chain installed in aluminum guide trough with rolling attachment on underside through which cables are...

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Continuous-Flex Cables feature over-molded connectors.
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Continuous-Flex Cables feature over-molded connectors.

Chainflex(TM) CF.INI Cables include sensor/actuator cord set for process automation applications. Insulation and jacket are made from flexible, anti-abrasive thermoplastic polymer containing fire retardants. Non-porous TPE outer jacket also provides chemical resistance. With temperature range of -31 to +212°F, Chainflex CF.INI Cables come with straight or right angle connectors....

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Cable Carrier is designed for use on automated robots.
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Cable Carrier is designed for use on automated robots.

With ball-and-socket style design, Triflex® R Light 6-axis cable carrier moves multi-dimensionally on x, y, and z axes, and twists up to 380°/yd, enabling movement around complex configurations. Open style links provide constant viewing and inspection, while fan-like supports create 3 compartments for cables and hoses, enabling separation of electrical, fluid, and pneumatic cables. It...

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