Plastic Bushings & Bearings
Content relating to self-lubricating iglide® plastic bearings
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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
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.
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.
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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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.
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.
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
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
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.
4 Reasons Why You Should Consider igus® Products for Drone-In-A-Box Systems
In this blog post, learn how you can design maintenance-free DIB systems with highly engineered plastic products from igus.
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.
6 reasons to replace teflon coated bearings
Learn more about iglide® bearings here: https://www.igus.com/info/plain-plastic-bearings You can also check out our other solutions for the automotive industry here: https://www.igus.com/info/industr
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
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.
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.
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.
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
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
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.