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Igus introduces micro flizz MF10 cable system
April 08, 2016

Igus introduces micro flizz MF10 cable system

MF10 provides data, energy and media at 6 m/s and up to 100 metres in length for longitudinal travels in storage and retrieval machines.

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Igus announces detectable plastics for food packaging
March 18, 2016

Igus announces detectable plastics for food packaging

Magnetic, lubricant-free motion plastics aid in preventing foreign substances from entering foodstuffs.

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Igus introduces Dryspin lightweight lead screws
February 19, 2016

Igus introduces Dryspin lightweight lead screws

Dryspin lead screws offer considerable weight savings, as well as the reduction of required maintenance and external lubrication, with dramatic increases in service life due.

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igus introduces iglide F2 ESD bearing material
February 08, 2016

igus introduces iglide F2 ESD bearing material

Bearing materials is for applications where anti-static operation is required.

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Igus introduces Triflex RSE robotic cable retraction system
November 02, 2015

Igus introduces Triflex RSE robotic cable retraction system

Without looping, the retraction system for industrial robots enables cost-effective, automatic guidance of energy supply systems and supply hoses.

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Igus folds up R68 cable carrier
December 11, 2013

Igus folds up R68 cable carrier

The RX tube cable carrier offers protection against chips due to its smooth contours and tight production tolerances.

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Igus adds size 25 DryLin W linear guide
December 06, 2013

Igus adds size 25 DryLin W linear guide

The size 25 model consists of three basic elements: a guide rail made of hard-anodized aluminum, bearing housings made of a zinc die casting, and a plastic bearing liner.

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igus introduces Triflex TRLF-100 cable carrier
November 25, 2013

igus introduces Triflex TRLF-100 cable carrier

TRLF-100 has three pivoting crossbars that can be opened at any time, making inserting or exchanging cables and hoses extraordinarily quick and easy.

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Igus releases Chainflex CF270-UL-D servo cable
November 19, 2013

Igus releases Chainflex CF270-UL-D servo cable

A shielded single core cable, CF270-UL-D is designed like a spindle cable but is much thinner, ideal for supplying maximum power while staying within the confines of the machine tool.

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igus expands knife edge roller line
October 17, 2013

igus expands knife edge roller line

igus knife edge rollers are now available in 14 new dimensions.

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Igus introduces  E2 Micro chain
June 04, 2013

Igus introduces E2 Micro chain

E2 Micro is made up of small, one or two-part cable carriers, designed especially for restricted spaces, making them suitable for highly dynamic applications, such as on automatic doors, handling equipment or pick-and-place robots.

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igus introduces Triflex RSP adjustable cable retraction system
April 12, 2013

igus introduces Triflex RSP adjustable cable retraction system

Triflex RSP provides secure cable guidance on large robot arms or for robots programmed to perform complex movements.

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igus renews plain bearing competition
January 25, 2013

igus renews plain bearing competition

The manus competition seeks innovative applications that use self-lubricating, maintenance-free polymer bearings. Entries must be received by February 28, 2013.

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igus supports Botball student robotics competition
December 13, 2012

igus supports Botball student robotics competition

The Botball Educational Robotics Program provides real-world relevance and development of rigorous STEM skills that are immediately applicable in college and industry.

igus Sponsors 2013 Rube Goldberg Machine Contest
December 05, 2012

igus Sponsors 2013 Rube Goldberg Machine Contest

Students will design and construct Rube Goldberg machines, which are overly complex contraptions, for hammering a nail.

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Igus announces QuickRack cable transportation frame
October 07, 2012

Igus announces QuickRack cable transportation frame

QuickRack frame speeds up the installation of its pre-assembled ReadyChain cable carrier systems.

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igus cuts radius on Chainflex continuous-flex data cables
December 19, 2011

igus cuts radius on Chainflex continuous-flex data cables

Chainflex CF11 and CF211 continuous-flex data cables now have a 25-32% smaller bending radius for demanding, flexing applications on all types of automated machinery.

December 19, 2011

igus puts product details on EPLAN

igus provides device data and linking CAE and production configurations on EPLAN.

July 17, 2011

Igus announces Robolink multi-axis joint modules

Robolink for lightweight automation applications includes high-strength Bowden cables to drive units and attachment accessories for the robot arm.

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igus adds quick-release nut to DryLin lead screw tables
May 09, 2011

igus adds quick-release nut to DryLin lead screw tables

Nut makes format adjustments faster and easier by reducing the number of revolutions required to position the carriage on a lead screw assembly.

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