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  • Intro to the iglide® Fastline Service1:06

    Intro to the iglide® Fastline Service

    To try out the Fastline service, contact us here: https://www.igus.com/info/fastline-service You can also learn more about our iglide® bearing materials here: https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic

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  • How Does a Slew Ring Work?

    How Does a Slew Ring Work?

    Two concentric rings make up the main structure of a slewing bearing. The outer ring usually lies flat against a motionless surface and is screwed into place via evenly spaced mounting holes.

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  • igus® - iglide® highlights 20211:33

    igus® - iglide® highlights 2021

    Visit us online at https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic-bearings Contact us here with any questions: https://www.igus.com/info/iglide-contact igus® is a leading, global manufacturer of engineered

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  • igubal® self aligning bearings - 3 main considerations1:37

    igubal® self aligning bearings - 3 main considerations

    Learn more about igubal® here: https://www.igus.com/info/spherical-bearings Contact igus® here with any questions: https://www.igus.com/info/iglide-contact Looking to utilize an igubal® self-aligni

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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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  • 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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  • How igus® products help de-icing vehicles protect the lives of airline passengers

    How igus® products help de-icing vehicles protect the lives of airline passengers

    Frost, ice & snow collecting on airplanes can quickly compromise passenger safety. Luckily, de-icing vehicles help remove the build-up. Here, learn more about the de-icing process & how igus can help.

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  • 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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  • Request your igus® iglide® sample box today!1:23

    Request your igus® iglide® sample box today!

    Learn more about iglide® here: https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic-bearings Request an iglide® bearings sample box here: https://www.igus.com/info/plain-bearings-dry-tech-sample-box Interested i

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  • VAVE optimization in the automotive industry: Identifying competitive advantages during product development and series production

    VAVE optimization in the automotive industry: Identifying competitive advantages during product development and series production

    VAVE (Value Analysis/Value Engineering) is an effective method of improving technology, optimizing processes and reducing costs. Learn how igus parts can help automotive manufacturers do just that.

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  • Put to the test: Are engineered plastic bearings resistant to aviation hydraulic fluid?

    Put to the test: Are engineered plastic bearings resistant to aviation hydraulic fluid?

    We placed two test specimens made of engineered plastic materials in 100% concentrated Skydrol LD-4 hydraulic fluid for 1,000 hours at room temperature. Here's what happened.

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  • 6 Reasons Why igus® Bearings Are the Better Choice for Material Handling Robotics

    6 Reasons Why igus® Bearings Are the Better Choice for Material Handling Robotics

    Designing a material handling robot? Read this blog post to learn how dry-tech components from igus can help yours run maintenance-free.

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  • Request Your igus® Corner Today with Nicole Lang1:55

    Request Your igus® Corner Today with Nicole Lang

    Learn more about iglide® plain bearings here: https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic-bearings Contact us here to request your igus® corner: https://content.communication.igus.net/en/igus-corner_new

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  • Which drylin® liner material is ideal for my application?

    Which drylin® liner material is ideal for my application?

    Choose the right liner material for your drylin® W or R system with the help of this brief overview of your options.

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  • British Engineer Uses 3D-Printed Parts to Design 'The World's Most Technologically Advanced Pianos'

    British Engineer Uses 3D-Printed Parts to Design 'The World's Most Technologically Advanced Pianos'

    Engineer Richard Dain felt that it was time to fundamentally improve the technology of the grand piano. See how he did it, here.

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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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  • Prevent unplanned downtime and machine failures with “smart” plastic bearings

    Prevent unplanned downtime and machine failures with “smart” plastic bearings

    Last year, igus® developed an intelligent bearing with high-performance plastics to alert system operators of excessive wear before a machine failure happens.

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  • iglide bearings 2021 catalog

    iglide bearings 2021 catalog

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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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  • 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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