Plastic Bushings & Bearings

Content relating to self-lubricating iglide® plastic bearings

  • How to Measure Plastic Plain Bearings Correctly

    How to Measure Plastic Plain Bearings Correctly

    In this post, you will learn the best methods for measuring plastic plain bearings for accurate speccing and the longest life possible.

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

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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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  • Do you need the CAD drawings for igus parts?

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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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  • Design Basics: Plastic Bearings

    Design Basics: Plastic Bearings

    A rapidly growing number of industries have replaced traditional metal bearings with advanced plastic materials. However, some engineers without experience with these plastic materials may be reluctan

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  • Want to try iglide plastic bearings for yourself?

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  • igus® News 2020 - iglide® Q2E & GKF Shafting2:07

    igus® News 2020 - iglide® Q2E & GKF Shafting

    Learn more about GKF shafting here: https://www.igus.com/info/gkf-shafting And Q2E bearings here inside of our 2020 products catalog: https://p.widencdn.net/2kdxhd/igus_News_2020_Tech-up_Cost-down_Its

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  • Overview - iglide® Bearings4:24

    Overview - iglide® Bearings

    Learn more about iglide® here: https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic-bearings Or contact Nicole Lang with any questions: https://www.igus.com/myigus/default.aspx?page=form_contact&adre=1128 Join igl

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  • 6 new igus products for automotive engineering 20203:04

    6 new igus products for automotive engineering 2020

    To learn more about the products in this video, check out our 2020 product catalog: https://www.igus.com/info/news-2020-overview You can also learn about our solutions for the automotive industry by v

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  • igus® - Lightweight, cost saving components for the automotive industry0:42

    igus® - Lightweight, cost saving components for the automotive industry

    Try out the iglide® service life calculator here: https://www.igus.com/iglidurConf/Iglidur/Step1 Or book a virtual visit with an igus® expert: https://www.igus.com/info/virtual-visit You can also chec

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  • igus® News 2020 - iglide® PRT Slewing Ring Bearings2:29

    igus® News 2020 - iglide® PRT Slewing Ring Bearings

    Learn more about iglide® PRT slewing rings here: https://www.igus.com/info/slewing-ring-overview And check out this infographic to explore the features of our new lower-profile PRT-04 slewing ring: ht

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  • iglide® - Tech Up Cost Down1:55

    iglide® - Tech Up Cost Down

    Learn more about iglide® plastic bearings here: https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic-bearings And read this blog post for 6 lesser known benefits of engineered plastic bearings: https://toolbox.igu

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  • Overview - iglide® PRT Slewing Ring Bearings4:23

    Overview - iglide® PRT Slewing Ring Bearings

    Learn more about iglide® PRT slewing rings here: https://www.igus.com/info/slewing-ring-overview Or check out this infographic to explore the features of our new lower-profile slewing ring, PRT-04: ht

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  • Cost-Effective & Grease-Free Water-Pump Bearings Exist!

    Cost-Effective & Grease-Free Water-Pump Bearings Exist!

    In this post, learn about all the advantages offered by switching to water pump bearings made from iglide® highly-engineered plastics.

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