Robotics

  • What are the different types of industrial robots?

    What are the different types of industrial robots?

    Cartesian, gantry, delta, articulated and SCARA robots each have their own advantages and drawbacks. Read this blog post to learn which industrial robot is right for you.

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  • Corrugated tubing vs. triflex® R on multi-axis robots

    Corrugated tubing vs. triflex® R on multi-axis robots

    Using corrugated tubing on your multi-axis robot can lead to premature cable wear and eventual failure. However, triflex® R has been optimized to decrease downtime and improve production.

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  • triflex® R clips installation on UR robot1:49

    triflex® R clips installation on UR robot

    Do you operate a UR collaborative robotic arm? Watch as our friends at Apodius GmbH install the igus® triflex® R cable management system for collaborative robots. Learn more about triflex® R: https:

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  • What are the different types of triflex® R?

    What are the different types of triflex® R?

    View & learn about the different types of triflex R cable carriers which are an ideal cable management solution for multi-axis applications & industrial robots.

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  • Chainflex® motor and servo cables enable variable frequency drives to operate safely and failure-free

    Chainflex® motor and servo cables enable variable frequency drives to operate safely and failure-free

    Learn about the proper insulation material for your cables, changes within the market, and a new product that enables modern VFDs to operate safely.

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  • The three advantages of assembled cables

    The three advantages of assembled cables

    Why waste time assembling your continuous-flex cables when you don’t have to? Read this tech talk to learn about the advantages of using ready-to-connect cables from igus®.

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  • Aligning Rails 101

    Aligning Rails 101

    It is imperative to align your linear guide rails parallel to each other to operate efficiently. Read these 8 steps for ensuring proper rail alignment.

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  • igus Modular Robotic Components1:58

    igus Modular Robotic Components

    Learn more about igus Modular Robotic Components here: https://www.igus.com/robolink/robot

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  • Flexible and functional cable management for furniture1:19

    Flexible and functional cable management for furniture

    The igus triflex OCR energy chain solution was designed specifically for the furniture industry. The OCR is functional and aesthetically pleasing. The furniture chain is easy to use - just press the c

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  • RSE installation guide

    RSE installation guide

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  • New igus chainflex cable innovations presented at SPS 20182:38

    New igus chainflex cable innovations presented at SPS 2018

    Head of igus chainflex cables, Rainer Rössel, explains the new and available lines of chainflex cables. These new cables include robot cables with a torsion angle of ±360 degrees, a new line of heat r

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  • How to install an igus twisterchain on a six-axis robot5:05

    How to install an igus twisterchain on a six-axis robot

    Step-by-step walk through of the installation of an igus twisterchain for the 1st axis on a six-axis robot

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  • New! delta robot from igus® at IMTS 20181:09

    New! delta robot from igus® at IMTS 2018

    The igus® delta robot provides a thrifty and simple automation solution for pick-and-place tasks. These maintenance-free, lightweight robots start at $6,200 and are available in easy-to-assemble kits

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  • triflex® - RSE linear retraction system1:04

    triflex® - RSE linear retraction system

    The igus triflex® - RSE linear retraction system is the newest technology available in the marketplace. It will reduce cable lengths and improve productivity. For more information visit: https://www.

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  • delta robot from igus®2:32

    delta robot from igus®

    The igus® delta robot provides a thrifty and simple automation solution for pick-and-place tasks. These maintenance-free, lightweight robots start at $6,200 and are available in easy-to-assemble kits

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  • drylin® linear robot gantry system for pick and place: o-ring application1:26

    drylin® linear robot gantry system for pick and place: o-ring application

    Check out this gantry pick and place robot developed by commonplace robotics GmbH. This system employs the following igus® components: drylin® ZLW for the X and Y axes, drylin® HTS for the Z axis, and

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  • igus® delta picker robot in action0:29

    igus® delta picker robot in action

    The advantages of the drylin® delta robots include Cost-effective alternative to usual delta kinematics Ready-made system based on the drylin® modular kit No additional lubricant necessary and therefo

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  • How to install an igus triflex RSE cable management system on a six-axis robot8:13

    How to install an igus triflex RSE cable management system on a six-axis robot

    Step by step installation of an igus RSE triflex retraction cable management system. This video walks through everything from what tools you will need to how to fine tune the system for use.

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  • Delta robot assembly instructions

    Delta robot assembly instructions

    Learn how to assemble the drylin® delta robot system.

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  • triflex® A, B and C

    triflex® A, B and C

    Learn the differences between the A, B and C versions of triflex®, including applications suitable for each and design features.

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