ATX 2017 New York

May 26, 2017 Zach Davis

igus to showcase wide range of cost-effective robotic solutions and components at ATX East 2017

Components, advanced cable retraction systems, and modular, cost-effective robotic joints will be on display in booth 2315 in New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center June 13th-15th

​For immediate release (May 26th, 2017)- Motion plastics manufacturer, igus will be displaying a variety of components and solutions for automation and robotics at the upcoming ATX East 2017 Trade Show in booth 2315, at New York City’s Javits Convention Center. Product experts will be on hand, demonstrating effective automation solutions for a vast range of applications. Additionally, attendees can observe an exciting demonstration of a Fanuc 6 axis robotic arm featuring the igus® triflex RSE cable retraction system, featuring lightweight yet rugged triflex R multi-axis cable carrier.

“igus is very excited to present solutions to a wide range of motion problems in the automation industry. igus strives to deliver lower costs, lower procurement and installation, and of course self-lubricating polymer metal substitutes” - Chris Dennen Marketing Manager North America   

For lighter duty robotic applications, the cost-effective robolink D system offers a modular, customizable solution. The system is made up of self-lubricating joints and worm gears, run via stepper motor and are available in three sizes. Components for all types of applications, including self-lubricating bearings, linear gantries, and more, will all be on display with samples and engineering information available. Other products include, but not limited to:  


  • robolink low cost robotic arm systems
  • iglide self-lubricating polymer bushings
  • drylin E motorized linear axes
  • drylin W versatile linear guide systems

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To schedule a meeting with our product experts or marketing team at the show, for complimentary passes, or to learn more about igus products for automation and robotics, please email Samantha Bowen, ​Public Relations & Advertising Specialist: North America, at Media Kits, more information, and photos are also available upon request.



About igus®​

igus® develops industry-leading energy chain® cable carriers, chainflex® continuous-flex cables, drylin® linear bearings and linear guides, iglide® plastic bushings, and igubal® spherical bearings. These seemingly unrelated products are linked together through a belief in making functionally advanced, yet affordable plastic components and assemblies. With plastic bearing experience since 1964, cable carrier experience since 1971 and continuous-flex cables since 1989, igus provides the right solution from over 100,000 products available from stock. No minimum order required. For more information, contact igus at 1-800-521-2747 or visit

Samantha Bowen
Public Relations & Advertising Specialist: North America
igus® Inc.
PO Box 14349
East Providence, RI, 02914
Tel: 800.521.2747 x 306



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