In-depth technical papers written with the engineer in mind. Including data direct from the igus® test lab
Maximizing Shaft and Bearing Lifetimes in Agricultural Machinery
Explore different processes of surface treating shaft materials and examine the effects on wear behavior of plain bearings i agriculture applications.
Maximizing Shaft and Bearing Lifetimes in Agricultural MachineryDownload
drylin® E7 vs PTFE-lined Linear Bearings
This whitepaper will compare how drylin E7 linear bearings outperform a competitive linear plain bearing technology, which uses a PTFE-based, bonded liner, in both wear and friction testing.
White Paper - True Cost of Bearing Lubrication
This white paper explains how much it actually costs to lubricate a ball bearing and the cost saving benefits of switching to a self-lubricating plastic bearing.
Plastic Bearings Have Staying Power
In this white paper, uncover common misconceptions and learn the true reliability of tribologically-optimized plastic bearings.
Less is More Approach to Robotic Cable Management
This white paper centers on designing cable management systems for six-axis robots in three separate sections, and optimizing cable management for robotic applications.