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  • 7 Cable Management Mistakes to Avoid

    7 Cable Management Mistakes to Avoid

    Read about how you can avoid costly, unplanned downtime caused by these seven common cable & cable carrier mistakes.

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  • Corrugated tubing vs. triflex® R on multi-axis robots

    Corrugated tubing vs. triflex® R on multi-axis robots

    Using corrugated tubing on your multi-axis robot can lead to premature cable wear and eventual failure. However, triflex® R has been optimized to decrease downtime and improve production.

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  • What are the different types of triflex® R?

    What are the different types of triflex® R?

    View & learn about the different types of triflex R cable carriers which are an ideal cable management solution for multi-axis applications & industrial robots.

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  • Moving desk cable management made easy with OCR energy chain

    Moving desk cable management made easy with OCR energy chain

    Read about how the maintenance-free OCR energy chain from igus® simplifies cable management for moving desks & allows for easy installation via magnetic mounts.

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  • Steel vs. plastic cable carriers

    Steel vs. plastic cable carriers

    Plastic energy chains have begun to replace steel on most applications. View this infographic to learn about all of the advantages plastic cable carriers offer.

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  • Desk cable chaos? Work either standing or seated with cable management for adjustable desks

    Desk cable chaos? Work either standing or seated with cable management for adjustable desks

    Read about how the new flexible cable management from igus provides an industrially-inspired office furniture cable management solution.

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  • Energy chain monitoring systems for tensile forces1:19

    Energy chain monitoring systems for tensile forces

    Tensile forces acting on the cables of an e-chain system® can significantly reduce the service life! The CF.P system measures the forces directly at the strain relief and indicates the need for action

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  • Flexible and functional cable management for furniture1:19

    Flexible and functional cable management for furniture

    The igus triflex OCR energy chain solution was designed specifically for the furniture industry. The OCR is functional and aesthetically pleasing. The furniture chain is easy to use - just press the c

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  • Demonstration of igus smart plastics EC.B and EC.P system2:57

    Demonstration of igus smart plastics EC.B and EC.P system

    Energy chain product manager Dan Thompson demonstrates how our smart plastics can prevent unplanned downtime. During ongoing operation, they detect the degree of wear and emit an alarm as soon as repa

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  • How to assemble E2.1 energy chain by igus2:14

    How to assemble E2.1 energy chain by igus

    If you are interested in our E2.1 energy chain check out our website for more information and purchasing options! https://www.igus.com/info/energy-chains-overview-e2-1

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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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  • Cable reels replaced with new Energy Chain solution at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts4:58

    Cable reels replaced with new Energy Chain solution at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

    The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts is the leading opera and performing arts venue in Kansas City, MO. Since its opening in 2011, it has hosted over 2.5 million guests. To power the overhead s

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  • triflex® TRE.B assembly0:46

    triflex® TRE.B assembly

    This clip provides an overview of how to assemble and disassemble a triflex® TRE.B energy chain.

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  • igus® energy supply installation, inspection and maintenance Services0:56

    igus® energy supply installation, inspection and maintenance Services

    Save time and money on maintenance and installation of your energy chain systems. Machines must work reliably and without problems. This requires reliable energy supply systems and cables that guarant

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  • igus solutions for kitchen and furniture applications1:39

    igus solutions for kitchen and furniture applications

    igus self-lubricating bearings and linear systems and lubrication free cable carrier systems are a clean, quiet, and reliable way to increase the reliability of adjustable furniture and fixtures.

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  • e-chain® reel for mobile shore power0:07

    e-chain® reel for mobile shore power

    Connect different vessel types Special energy chain® guides & protects cables Lengths of up to 328 feet Easy and safe handling Longer service life at lower cost

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  • New innovations in energy chains1:09

    New innovations in energy chains

    igus has developed a new energy chain system that delivers numerous benefits to both design engineers and those in charge of maintenance. Chief among these benefits is saving up to 80% on time needed

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  • igus® robolink Assembly Part 3 - Cabling4:10

    igus® robolink Assembly Part 3 - Cabling

    This video walks through assembling the cabling on an igus® robolink robotic arm. This includes a step-by-step, screw-by-screw mounting of the cable carrier (igus® e-chain) and cable routing. Click he

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  • Plastic cable carrier vs metal cable carrier - vibration test0:56

    Plastic cable carrier vs metal cable carrier - vibration test

    This video details a vibration test that put plastic cable carries against metal cable carriers. The test was designed to simulate realistic conditions including excavators, drills, and more. Click he

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  • Project highlight: Cables and Cable Carriers on the Memorial Bridge, Portsmouth, NH1:20

    Project highlight: Cables and Cable Carriers on the Memorial Bridge, Portsmouth, NH

    In 2014 the memorial bridge originally designed in 1922 by J.A.L. Waddell was replaced by a new bridge with cutting-edge technology. The new design maintains the spirit of the old design, but employs

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