Linear Bearings and Slides

Content relating to drylin® self-lubricating linear bearings, guides, slide tables, and gantries

  • How Does a Linear Actuator Work?

    How Does a Linear Actuator Work?

    Learn about the different kinds of linear actuators, as well as how both rod-style and track-style actuators work. Selection tips are included, as well as descriptions of component parts.

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  • drylin® Low Cost Automation - Limit Switches FAQ1:58

    drylin® Low Cost Automation - Limit Switches FAQ

    In this video, drylin® Product Specialist Matt Rozzero discusses your options for limit switches and shows you how to attach one to a ZLW linear actuator. Shop limit switches here: https://www.igus.c

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  • Brief Overview - drylin® Stainless Steel Products2:13

    Brief Overview - drylin® Stainless Steel Products

    More on drylin® linear bearings and slides here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-linear-guides-overview Contact igus® here with any questions or to discuss stainless steel solutions for your applica

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  • drylin® LCA - A look inside - Gantry & iRC2:31

    drylin® LCA - A look inside - Gantry & iRC

    Learn more about drylin® gantry robots here: https://www.igus.com/info/gantry-robots Learn more about the igus® robot control system here: https://www.igus.com/info/robot-control-system You can also

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  • Automotive solutions with dryspin® lead screw technology1:43

    Automotive solutions with dryspin® lead screw technology

    Learn more about dryspin® parts used in the automotive industry here: https://www.igus.com/info/dryspin-automotive Contact igus® here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-contact Looking for a lead scr

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  • drylin® dryspin - j200 lead screw nut material1:49

    drylin® dryspin - j200 lead screw nut material

    Learn more about dryspin® lead screws and nuts here: https://www.igus.com/info/lead-screw-systems Or contact an igus® expert here with any questions: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-contact Join dr

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  • drylin® dryspin - e7 lead screw nut material1:56

    drylin® dryspin - e7 lead screw nut material

    Learn more about dryspin® here: https://www.igus.com/info/lead-screw-systems Contact Nick Isabella here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-contact iglide® e7 is a special plastic lead screw nut mate

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  • 4 considerations when choosing a lead screw3:35

    4 considerations when choosing a lead screw

    Learn more about dryspin® here: https://www.igus.com/info/lead-screw-systems Or try out our lead screw product finder and lead screw configurator tools here to calculate service life, quickly build l

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  • drylin® - dryspin® Lead Screws - Tech Up Cost Down1:22

    drylin® - dryspin® Lead Screws - Tech Up Cost Down

    Learn more about dryspin® lead screws and nuts here: https://www.igus.com/info/lead-screw-systems Or schedule a virtual visit with Nick Isabella here: https://www.igus.com/info/virtual-visit Join dry

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  • What Is Axial Play and How Can You Reduce It?

    What Is Axial Play and How Can You Reduce It?

    In this post, read about the lost movement, or backlash, that can occur with threaded nuts made from plastic and how you can reduce the backlash.

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  • drylin® - Learn to calculate the lifetime of dryspin® leadscrew systems17:19

    drylin® - Learn to calculate the lifetime of dryspin® leadscrew systems

    Try out our lead screw product finder here: https://drylin-leadscrew-drives-expert.igus.tools/requirements Need a leadscrew but don’t know where to start? igus® has a tool for that! Our online product

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  • Ball Screw vs. Lead Screw: How To Choose The Right One

    Ball Screw vs. Lead Screw: How To Choose The Right One

    In this post, Matt Mowry, drylin Product Manager, discusses the difference between ball screws and lead screws and when to use each for your application.

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  • igus® Cyber Week 2021: Free Standard Shipping with a Tree Planted for Every Online Order

    igus® Cyber Week 2021: Free Standard Shipping with a Tree Planted for Every Online Order

    This year, you can take advantage of Cyber Monday during the entire week at igus® and make a difference in the process.

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  • Low Cost Automation 2021 catalog

    Low Cost Automation 2021 catalog

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  • Overview - drylin® Lead Screws1:45

    Overview - drylin® Lead Screws

    Request your free dryspin® sample here: https://www.igus.com/info/dryspin-card-sample Or visit our dryspin® webpage to try out our lead screw configurator: https://www.igus.com/info/lead-screw-systems

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  • 7 Benefits of Automation for Small and Medium-sized Businesses

    7 Benefits of Automation for Small and Medium-sized Businesses

    In this post, learn some of the major benefits behind implementing automation solutions for your medium or small business.

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  • How to Choose a Linear Actuator

    How to Choose a Linear Actuator

    In this post, read about the different types of linear actuators and how each one will work in regard to your machine or system.

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  • Face Mask Vending Machines: Save Cost With The Right Robot

    Face Mask Vending Machines: Save Cost With The Right Robot

    Designing a vending machine that dispenses face masks? Read about the low-cost delta robot offered by igus®, which is ideal for pick & place systems.

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  • Overview - linear bearings & slides from drylin®2:56

    Overview - linear bearings & slides from drylin®

    Learn more about drylin® here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-linear-guides-overview Or try out our drylin® linear guides configurator here: https://drylin-linear-guides-expert.igus.tools/series?l=e

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  • On the Road Again: Thermoplastic Bearings & Linear Guides in the RV Industry

    On the Road Again: Thermoplastic Bearings & Linear Guides in the RV Industry

    In this post from Matt Mowry, read about how plastic linear bearings play a huge role RV systems & applications.

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