Linear Bearings and Slides

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

  • How Plastic Linear Bearings and Bushings Can Really Float Your Boat

    How Plastic Linear Bearings and Bushings Can Really Float Your Boat

    The market for private watercraft is exploding. Take advantage of the opportunity by designing grease-free, corrosion-resistant systems for your powerboats. Here's how igus can help you do that.

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  • Are UV Disinfection Robots Here to Stay?

    Are UV Disinfection Robots Here to Stay?

    The COVID-19 pandemic has sparked an increase in demand for UV disinfection robots, but will the momentum keep up after things return back to normal? Find out here.

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  • What is a Linear Actuator Motor?

    What is a Linear Actuator Motor?

    Learn about linear actuator motors from the ground up, starting with the definition of an actuator. Describes 3 types of motors and has a basic guide on how to choose the right one for your project.

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  • Want to try drylin linear slides for yourself?

    Free sample kit
  • drylin® W - square rails vs round rails1:39

    drylin® W - square rails vs round rails

    Learn more about drylin® linear rails here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-linear-guides-overview Or contact a drylin® expert here with any questions: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-contact Wha

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

    Tech Specs
  • 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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  • Do you need the CAD drawings for igus parts?

    CAD library
  • drylin® - Curved Rail FAQ2:17

    drylin® - Curved Rail FAQ

    Learn more about drylin® linear bearings and slides here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-linear-guides-overview You can also contact Matt Rozzero here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-contact Jo

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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 Reasons Why You Should Consider igus® Products for Drone-In-A-Box Systems

    4 Reasons Why You Should Consider igus® Products for Drone-In-A-Box Systems

    In this blog post, learn how you can design maintenance-free DIB systems with highly engineered plastic products from igus.

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  • Maintenance free linear bearings, in stock and ready to ship0:37

    Maintenance free linear bearings, in stock and ready to ship

    Shop for drylin® linear bearings here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-linear-guides-overview Or contact Matt Mowry with any questions: https://www.igus.com/myigus/default.aspx?page=form_contact&adr

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  • What Is a 7th Axis for Robots?

    What Is a 7th Axis for Robots?

    In this blog post, learn how you can expand the reach and workspace of your robot simply by adding a 7th axis. We'll discuss its benefits and how you can make your new system maintenance-free.

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  • drylin® - Why Use a Linear Actuator?1:44

    drylin® - Why Use a Linear Actuator?

    Learn more about drylin® linear actuators here: https://www.igus.com/info/linear-actuators And you can try out our linear actuator configurator tools here: https://www.igus.com/info/online-tools#sect

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  • FAQ - When to use a linear plain bearing vs a recirculating ball bearing3:09

    FAQ - When to use a linear plain bearing vs a recirculating ball bearing

    Learn more about drylin® linear bearings and slides here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-linear-guides-overview And try out the linear guides configurator here: https://drylin-linear-guides-expert

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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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  • Application example: UR robot + igus® drylin ZLW 7th axis.1:08

    Application example: UR robot + igus® drylin ZLW 7th axis.

    Check out this example of a collaborative robot combined with a driverless transport system and the drylin® ZLW 7th axis. Storage and sorting tasks are automated extremely easily and cost-effectively

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  • drylin® Decision Tree: How to Choose Your Linear System

    drylin® Decision Tree: How to Choose Your Linear System

    From linear bearings & slides to fully assembled actuators and gantries, this decision tree will help you find the linear system you are searching for.

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  • FAQs: drylin® Delta Robots

    FAQs: drylin® Delta Robots

    Get the answers to the questions engineers have most about our drylin® delta robots

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Low-Cost Automation Solutions to Keep Workers Safe and Your Business’s Financials in Check

    Low-Cost Automation Solutions to Keep Workers Safe and Your Business’s Financials in Check

    In this post, learn about cost-effective industrial automation solutions and how they can help you increase efficiency while keeping employees safe.

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