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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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Similar to a hybrid car, which combines two different types of engines, the hybrid cable combines two different types of cable and is usually used in servo drive systems. Learn more here.
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In this blog post, you'll learn what DNV type approval is and how it relates to igus flexible cables.
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 how you can design maintenance-free DIB systems with highly engineered plastic products from igus.
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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.
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