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delta robot from igus® - build or buy
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
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
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
Installation of an igus® guidefast control system on a crane girder
This video walks through the installation of an igus® guidefast® trough on a crane girder.
Does that really have to be greased? Episode 1: The Stroller
In this episode of of Does that really have to be greased? Our main character is a mother packing up for vacation just trying to avoid a slippery and messy situation. See how the problem of a greasy b
Linear bearing corrosion resistance test
This video puts standard greased recirculating ball linear bearings against the igus drylin t self-lubricated sliding bearings in a corrosion test. Watch as both linear systems are submerged in water
New igus® linear bearing with easily replaceable liner
Watch Linear Bearing Product Manager, Matt Mowry, describe the benefits of the drylin W with its very easy to replace sliding liner. This allows engineers and maintenance personnel to replace the slid
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.
New igus drylin lead screw nut material from HMI 2018
Higher reductions in noise and vibration are now achievable through the use of the igus E7 lead screw nut material. This is especially helpful in vertical applications. The new lead screw nut material
igus® solutions at the Superwurm Factory
See how drylin®, e-chain® and igubal® are used in automated technology for worm farming.
zig-zag igus cable management in theater applications
This video shows igus zig-zag energy chains operating in an opera/stage setting. This helps demonstrate how igus has solved problems in the stage and theater environment.
Top 10 New igus® Products for 2018
Unveiling and demonstrating our top 10 new products at the Hannover Fair in Germany.
igus GmbH Factory Enhancements 2018
This videos shows the technological advancements, increases in capacity, automation, and structural changes that have happened at the igus headquarters in Cologne Germany during 2017 and 2018
Linear bearing sound test: Plastic vs. Metal
We measure the amount of sound created when using different types of linear bearings. Noise can be a major factor when choosing choosing which linear bearing technology suites your application
How does the Port of Virginia remain a leader in the port industry?
In the ship to shore crane industry, threat of system failure is a constant. With expensive downtime, dangerous maintenance, and 24/7 operation, more and more crane manufacturers and maintenance teams
SPS neurenburg 2015 igus® News Highlights
triflex® TRE.B assembly
This clip provides an overview of how to assemble and disassemble a triflex® TRE.B energy chain.
xiros ball bearing test lab
Take a tour through the xiros® ball bearing section of the world's largest test lab for tribo-plastics. In the lab igus performs over 10,000 tests per year. Many of these tests are run directly for ig
Plastic vs. Metal Bushings - Field Test
Plastic and metal bushings go head-to-head in this data backed field battle. Compare how many maintenance stops the equipment outfitted with plastic bushings requires against their metal counterparts.
10 Trends for Modern Machine Tools