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the three advantages of assembled cables

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tech talk Learn more at Every moving application requires continuous-flex cables, but why waste time assembling them when you don't have to? The readycable ® line of assembled motor, servo, signal and encoder cables comes equipped with standard industrial connectors that are ready to plug into your application the second they arrive. They are expertly built similar to 24 manufacturer standards and are continuously tested under real-world conditions in the 41,000-square-foot igus ® test lab. Our tests ensure each cable provides an extensive service life inside cable carriers, on robotic applications and more. Read on to learn more about the three advantages of readycable ® . Cable assembly with quality assurance At 12 state-of-the-art facilities throughout the world, including the U.S., highly-skilled technicians customize approximately 20,000 ready-to-connect chainflex ® cables every week. All of the cables are assembled similar to 24 manufacturer standards, including Siemens, Allen Bradley and FANUC, and come equipped with industrial connectors from the biggest names in the industry, such as Intercontec, Harting and Yamaichi. Plus, igus ® has created a new ibow ® angle adapter that safely secures cable connections at a 90-degree angle. The three advantages of assembled cables Our technicians electrically test every cable, visually inspect every connection, and measure crimp heights and all critical dimensions precisely to ensure our assembled cables will function perfectly upon delivery and every day during the life of your machine. More than 1,200 cable types are available for customization. ibow ®

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