The Argument for Plastic: The development, testing, and advantages of plastic bearings

August 29, 2017

While metal bearings may seem like a stronger, more reliable choice than plastic options, igus® is proving that to be false with tribologically optimized iglide® plastic bearings. Modern  composite plastic bearings are able to provide reliable, cost-effective solutions for almost all industries and applications. In this e-book, uncover the truth about iglide® self-lubricating plastic bearings and their ability to outperform metal.

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