Plastic Bushings & Bearings

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  • How to choose the right custom bearing production method4:29

    How to choose the right custom bearing production method

    Learn more about iglide® custom production methods at igus® here: https://www.igus.com/info/customized-bearings You can also check out these webinars to learn more about iglide® plastic materials: ht

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  • How to Measure Bearings

    How to Measure Bearings

    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.

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  • 3D-Printed Spare Parts from igus® Cut This Company's Operation & Maintenance Costs by Nearly 50%

    3D-Printed Spare Parts from igus® Cut This Company's Operation & Maintenance Costs by Nearly 50%

    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

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  • 3D Printing Wear-Resistant Components With ESD Properties

    3D Printing Wear-Resistant Components With ESD Properties

    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.

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  • Ready to choose the best plastic bearing for your application?

    Tech Specs
  • Self-Lubricating Plain Bearings: How They Work

    Self-Lubricating Plain Bearings: How They Work

    In this post, read about what makes igus® plain bearings self-lubricating and how these properties could save you money while improving your machine.

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  • Determining the Service Life of 3D-Printed Plastic Components

    Determining the Service Life of 3D-Printed Plastic Components

    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.

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  • 3D Printed Wear Resistant Parts - Material Varieties0:24

    3D Printed Wear Resistant Parts - Material Varieties

    Get wear-resistant 3D-printed gears that are self-lubricating, maintenance-free, ESD or FDA compliant, and more. Learn more about the printing materials here: https://www.igus.com/info/3d-printing-mat

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  • 3D Printed Wear Resistant Parts - On the Double0:25

    3D Printed Wear Resistant Parts - On the Double

    Get wear-resistant 3D-printed parts shipped to you in just 2-3 business days. Learn more here: https://www.igus.com/info/3d-printing-service

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  • 3D Printing with Wear-Resistant Plastics

    3D Printing with Wear-Resistant Plastics

    In this post, read about the industrial 3d printing service offered by igus®, which produces industrial grade parts that go beyond just prototyping.

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  • Do you need the CAD drawings for igus parts?

    CAD library
  • iglide® - PRT 04 Slewing Ring Bearings!1:45

    iglide® - PRT 04 Slewing Ring Bearings!

    Learn more about the PRT-04 here: https://www.igus.com/info/slewing-ring-overview Or contact an igus® expert with any questions: https://www.igus.com/info/contact-igus PRT-04 slewing ring bearings f

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  • The 3 Most Common Misconceptions About Plastic Plain Bearings

    The 3 Most Common Misconceptions About Plastic Plain Bearings

    In this post, read about the 3 most common misconceptions about bearings, and why you might want to start using them more in your applications.

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  • Tips for Gluing Plastic Plain Bearings

    Tips for Gluing Plastic Plain Bearings

    In this post, read about why glueing in your plastic bearings may be the only option sometimes, and how you can do this properly.

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  • Want to try iglide plastic bearings for yourself?

    Free sample kit
  • How Does Moisture Affect Plain Bearings?

    How Does Moisture Affect Plain Bearings?

    In this post, we discuss how moisture can affect metal plain bearings and their installation points, and why plastic materials are often the ideal solution.

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  • iglide® - Thermal Management Webinar28:28

    iglide® - Thermal Management Webinar

    Learn more about iglide® here: https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic-bearings And check out our self-lubricating, corrosion-resistant plastic solutions for the automotive industry here: https://www.

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  • 7 Reasons Why Plastic Bearings be Illin’ Within Lab & Hospital Devices

    7 Reasons Why Plastic Bearings be Illin’ Within Lab & Hospital Devices

    In this post, learn why plastic bearings are ideal for hospital and lab environments due to their hygienic, dry-running properties.

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  • Pack Expo 2020 Walk through - iglide® & drylin®7:39

    Pack Expo 2020 Walk through - iglide® & drylin®

    Visit our webpage to learn more about iglide®: https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic-bearings And more about drylin® here: https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-linear-guides-overview You can also conten

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  • Plastic Bearings Prove Resistance to Ecolab Cleaning Agents

    Plastic Bearings Prove Resistance to Ecolab Cleaning Agents

    In this blog, read about bearings that are made from our hygienic plastic materials & why they are chemically resistant to Ecolab cleaning agents.

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  • igus® - iglide® & drylin® Quick Shipping & Stock1:00

    igus® - iglide® & drylin® Quick Shipping & Stock

    Learn more about iglide® bearings here and drylin® linear bearings and slides here. https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic-bearings https://www.igus.com/info/drylin-linear-guides-overview Or try out

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  • igus® - Reduce Noise and Vibrations in Vehicles using iglide® Webinar24:22

    igus® - Reduce Noise and Vibrations in Vehicles using iglide® Webinar

    Learn more about igus® solutions for the automotive industry here: https://www.igus.com/info/industries-automotive Or contact Sam Valentine with any questions: https://www.igus.com/myigus/default.aspx

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  • 5 reasons to replace PTFE-lined bearings

    5 reasons to replace PTFE-lined bearings

    Plastic bearings are now designed to stand up to high speeds and loads, extreme temperatures, caustic chemicals, and a wide range of other application requirements. In this infographic, see the top 5

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