Linear Bearings and Slides

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

  • Overview - drylin® N3:02

    Overview - drylin® N

    Learn more about drylin N here: https://www.igus.com/info/low-profile-guide-overview Or contact drylin® Product Manager Matt Mowry with any questions: https://www.igus.com/myigus/default.aspx?page=for

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  • Overview - drylin® T2:34

    Overview - drylin® T

    Visit our webpage to learn more about drylin T: https://www.igus.com/info/linear-guides-drylin-t Or contact drylin® Product Manager Matt Mowry with any questions: https://www.igus.com/myigus/default.a

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  • 7th axis linear slide solution for Universal Robots1:22

    7th axis linear slide solution for Universal Robots

    drylin ZLW for 7th axis: https://www.igus.eu/info/7th-axis-for-universal-robots?L=en triflex cobot cable management kits: https://www.igus.com/info/collaborative-robot-cable-management D1 motor cont

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  • Want to try drylin linear slides for yourself?

    Free sample kit
  • Hidden (And Some Not So Hidden) Ways Linear Plain Bearings Can Save Cost In The Long Run

    Hidden (And Some Not So Hidden) Ways Linear Plain Bearings Can Save Cost In The Long Run

    In this post, read about how you could save cost over time, while improving the performance of your machine, by switching to plastic linear bearings.

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  • Ready to choose the best linear slide for your application?

    Tech Specs
  • drylin® - Tech Up Cost Down!2:44

    drylin® - Tech Up Cost Down!

    Visit our webpage to learn more about the technical advantages of drylin® linear bearings: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-linear-guides-overview Or read this blog post to learn how our linear bearin

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    CAD library
  • 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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  • Walk-through - drylin® online lead screw product finder4:19

    Walk-through - drylin® online lead screw product finder

    Try out our lead screw product finder: https://drylin-leadscrew-drives-expert.igus.tools/requirements Or check out our lead screw configurator if you’ve already specced one into your application: http

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  • The six advantages of linear plain bearings

    The six advantages of linear plain bearings

    Linear bearing systems create sliding technology for maximum design potential. The tribologically-optimized plastic liners, self-lubricating bearings customizable rails allow engineers the abi

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  • Top 12 dry-tech® new products 2020 - iglide® & drylin®4:54

    Top 12 dry-tech® new products 2020 - iglide® & drylin®

    Learn more about drylin® here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-linear-guides-overview And more on iglide® here: https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic-bearings You can also download the 2020 produ

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  • Customer Stories: New Exoskeleton Shoulders Rehab Burden for Stroke Patients

    Customer Stories: New Exoskeleton Shoulders Rehab Burden for Stroke Patients

    Learn about how a new device assists physical therapists and stroke patients in improving functionality in fast-growing medical concern. Learn how the designers were able to utilize drylin systems.

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  • Customer Stories: Shining a Light on Mobile Device Virus Control Using drylin® Linear Slides

    Customer Stories: Shining a Light on Mobile Device Virus Control Using drylin® Linear Slides

    As healthcare facilities rely more on mobile devices and COVID-19 has the chance to spread rapidly through healthcare facilities, hospitals are looking for new way to ensure mobile device sterility.

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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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  • drylin® linear actuators - Overview1:48

    drylin® linear actuators - Overview

    Learn more about drylin® linear actuators here: https://www.igus.com/info/linear-actuators Or find a linear actuator that meets your application’s specific requirements here: https://www.igus.com/info

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  • Five Industries That Benefit From Plastic Linear Plain Bearings

    Five Industries That Benefit From Plastic Linear Plain Bearings

    In this post, drylin® Product Manager, Matt Mowry, discusses five industries that greatly benefit from dry-running plastic linear plain bearings.

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  • How to use the drylin® HTS Lead Screw Actuator Configurator22:25

    How to use the drylin® HTS Lead Screw Actuator Configurator

    Access the drylin® HTS lead screw-driven actuator configurator here: https://www.igus.com/drylinHTSConfigurator And you can learn more about the advantages our linear actuators here: https://www.igus.

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  • How to Make a Lead Screw

    How to Make a Lead Screw

    Read about how lead screws are made, and the differences between the two manufacturing processes used: thread rolling and thread whirling.

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  • What the Heck is a Linear Plain Bearing?

    What the Heck is a Linear Plain Bearing?

    Read this post to learn about the differences between linear plain bearings and recirculating ball bearings for linear motion applications.

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  • How Do Plastic Linear Plain Bearings Work Without Lubrication?

    How Do Plastic Linear Plain Bearings Work Without Lubrication?

    In this post, Matt Mowry goes deeper into the construction of plastic linear plain bearings to demonstrate how they work without the need for any lubrication.

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  • Designing drylin® linear bearing systems faster17:33

    Designing drylin® linear bearing systems faster

    Try out the drylin® linear guides configurator here: https://www.igus.com/iglidurConf/Iglidur/Step1 Did you know that igus® offers a free online configurator and lifetime calculator for its linear gui

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  • How to use the drylin® linear guides configurator4:35

    How to use the drylin® linear guides configurator

    Click here to use the drylin® expert tool: https://drylin-linear-guides-expert.igus.tools/series?l=en&c=US Linear Systems Product Manager, Matt Mowry will you through how to use the linear guides con

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