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  • 6 new igus products for automotive engineering 20203:04

    6 new igus products for automotive engineering 2020

    To learn more about the products in this video, check out our 2020 product catalog: https://www.igus.com/info/news-2020-overview You can also learn about our solutions for the automotive industry by v

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  • Hold the Cheese? Not for This Busy Iowa Production Plant

    Hold the Cheese? Not for This Busy Iowa Production Plant

    In this customer story, read about how a plant switched from a stainless steel cable chain to a plastic igus® energy chain to avoid downtimes.

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  • Choosing your chain - Gliding Applications & System Design5:17

    Choosing your chain - Gliding Applications & System Design

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  • Want to try energy chain cable carriers for yourself?

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  • Guidefast® - A faster & easier festoon alternative28:32

    Guidefast® - A faster & easier festoon alternative

    Learn more about Guidefast® here: https://www.igus.com/info/energy-chains-guide-troughs The Guidefast® guide trough is a lightweight steel trough designed for side mounting. It reduces your installati

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  • Does Industry 4.0 & IoT Make Sense for Offshore Machinery?

    Does Industry 4.0 & IoT Make Sense for Offshore Machinery?

    Read about some of the new smart plastic solutions from igus and how they are changing the way we approach maintenance for offshore machinery & applications.

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  • Top 10 Strain Relief Mistakes Wreaking Havoc on Your Crane Cables

    Top 10 Strain Relief Mistakes Wreaking Havoc on Your Crane Cables

    Blog post explaining the top 10 cable strain relief mistakes that reduce cable lifetime that Crane Industry Manager, Dave Kortkamp sees out in the field.

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  • Inside the igus® readycable® factory for cable assemblies5:28

    Inside the igus® readycable® factory for cable assemblies

    Learn more about igus® readycable® here: https://www.igus.com/info/readycable Take a detailed tour of the igus® North American readycable® factory in Rhode Island as Product Manager, Dale Rheaume walk

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  • energy chains vs. festoons

    energy chains vs. festoons

    Though energy chains and festoons are both used to guide and protect cables, the two systems have very different capabilities. In this infographic, see how maintenance, design, cable security and stra

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  • Industry Secrets: Stop These 5 Hidden Cable Carrier Killers Today

    Industry Secrets: Stop These 5 Hidden Cable Carrier Killers Today

    Right now, there are cable management systems everywhere praying that you’re reading this blog post because they don’t want to die young. Dramatic much? Not entirely.

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  • 21st Century solutions for dynamic cable management

    21st Century solutions for dynamic cable management

    Moving applications integrated with cables require durable cable management systems. With machines constantly developing to meet higher standards, new challenges in managing systems’ cables come into

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  • Overview - igus® energy chains types and sizes5:15

    Overview - igus® energy chains types and sizes

    Learn more about e-chain® plastic cable carriers here: https://www.igus.com/info/energychains And check out this ebook to learn how e-chains are designed, selected and installed: https://toolbox.igus.

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  • What Is a Roller Chain and When Do You Need It?

    What Is a Roller Chain and When Do You Need It?

    Read about how the rol-e-chain® from igus® overcomes the technical boundaries of typical gliding cable carriers by instead rolling for long travels.

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  • How Does the Classic e-chain® Cable Carrier Adapt to IoT & Industry 4.0?

    How Does the Classic e-chain® Cable Carrier Adapt to IoT & Industry 4.0?

    Read about how the classic e-chain® cable carrier, introduced over 50 years ago, has adapted to Iot and Industry 4.0, along with other industrial products.

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  • How Long Will My Cable Management System Last?

    How Long Will My Cable Management System Last?

    Read about how long your cable management system should last, and how we use our service life calculator to expertly predict when you'll need to replace it.

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  • 60 seconds with igus® - Oil & Gas - Episode 11:10

    60 seconds with igus® - Oil & Gas - Episode 1

    Is igus engineered polymer tough enough for your application? Oil and Gas Industry Manager, Jason Freed answers the question “are igus engineered polymer energy chains strong enough for my machine?”

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  • 60 seconds with igus® - Oil & Gas - Episode 21:05

    60 seconds with igus® - Oil & Gas - Episode 2

    Visit https://www.igus.com/oilandgas to learn more! Can engineered plastic e-chain® cable carriers set on fire? In this episode, Oil and Gas Industry Manager Jason Freed puts one to the test.

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  • 60 seconds with igus® - Oil & Gas - Episode 31:17

    60 seconds with igus® - Oil & Gas - Episode 3

    Visit https://www.igus.com/oilandgas to learn more! In this episode, Oil and Gas Industry Manager Jason Freed answers, “What is the water absorption rate of plastic e-chain® cable carriers?” You’re in

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  • 60 seconds with igus® - Oil & Gas - Episode 41:34

    60 seconds with igus® - Oil & Gas - Episode 4

    Visit https://www.igus.com/oilandgas to learn more. In this episode, Oil and Gas Industry Manager Jason Freed explains what it means to be “modular” and builds a small e-chain® cable carrier to demon

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  • The Unnecessary Plastic Pollution—How Can We Play a Part?

    The Unnecessary Plastic Pollution—How Can We Play a Part?

    Read about how igus® has invested in Mura Technology's recycling programs to provide customers with a sustainable way to dispose of their old plastic parts.

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  • Busbars vs. energy chains for crane electrification

    Busbars vs. energy chains for crane electrification

    The performance of a crane is directly dependent on its electrification system. With various power supply options available and a range of application requirements to take into consideration, making a

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