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In this blog post, learn about low cost automation solutions and other tools from igus that make it easy to cost-effectively automate your CNC machine.
In this blog post, learn about optimized servo cables with a new and improved insultation material that enable compact variable frequency drives to operate safely and failure-free.
In this blog post, learn how you can design maintenance-free DIB systems with highly engineered plastic products from igus.
In this blog post, learn how igus can help increase your business' productivity with pre-assembled ready-to-install cable carrier systems.
Engineer Richard Dain felt that it was time to fundamentally improve the technology of the grand piano. See how he did it, here.
In this blog post, you'll learn what a cable gland is, what they're made out of, and how to choose the right one for your project.
Discover the four main data points every engineer should consider when looking to properly utilize lead screws and polymer nuts in their applications.
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.
Whether you are looking to replace an old bearing or seeking out extras to have on hand, knowing how to measure your bearings beforehand is important and can save you some hassle.
What if I told you there's a dry-running, lightweight polymer alternative to metal ball bearings? Well, you better believe it because this type of solution does exist! Learn all about it here.
Custom-made spare parts can be expensive, and the downtime that's required when those components fail can cost companies even more money. Discover how wear-resistant 3D-printed parts can help you save
In this blog post, learn how to use our 3D-printing CAD configurator so you can easily and quickly order wear-resistant SLS gears, racks, bearings and more.
In this blog post, you'll learn what a thermal compensation cable is, how it works and where it can be used.
In this blog post, you'll discover a new SLS-printing material with ESD properties. Learn about the material's characteristics and how it's wear rate compares to PA12 printing materials.
In this post, read about stage technology and the complexities of selecting the safest cable carrier and flexible cable to avoid incidents.
Let's look at the major pros and cons to understand how robotics help fulfillment centers improve their processes.
In this post, we discuss if it's truly possible to use control cables with AS-i Bus systems and what is required to do so.
In this post, read about what makes igus® plain bearings self-lubricating and how these properties could save you money while improving your machine.
In this post, read about the service life of 3d printed parts from igus®, which are made from durable materials & have extremely low wear rates.
In this post, read about when it is best to buy your own 3d printer and when it is best to opt for 3d printing services like those offered by igus®.