igus Xiros

Treotham Automation is a New Zealand wide distributor of the igus Xiros polymer ball bearing range including the Xirodur B180.

In this article, we list the benefits of using Xiros igus ball bearings and applications they are suitable for.

We have been in operation for over 25 years and are leaders in the supply of components & products to New Zealand’s industrial automation sector.10.4 Xiros

We have a warehouse governed by a rigorous chain management system in Auckland and are the exclusive distributor for many international product lines.

Find out more about igus’ Xiros ball bearings below. 

Xiros igus Range

We supply the following Xiros igus polymer ball bearings throughout New Zealand:

Benefits Of Using Xiros igus Polymer Ball Bearings 

There are many benefits of using Xiros igus bearings as an alternative to metal ball bearings.

Along with being lighter than metal ball bearings they have also been proven to be a much more cost-effective solution.xiros system solution carbon tube with flange bearing

Other benefits of using Xiros igus ball bearings include:  

  • 100% lubrication and maintenance-free
  • High corrosion and media resistance (washable)
  • Non-magnetic (when using glass or polymer balls)
  • Suitable for use between -100°C to +150°C
  • FDA compliant
  • 60% lighter than metal ball bearings 
  • Predictable and long service life

Xiros igus Applications 

The Xiros igus polymer ball bearings are suitable for use across a variety of industries/applications including packaging, textiles, test engineering & quality assurance, optical, model making and medical. 

Book a Consultation Today

To find out more about the Xiros igus range including the Xirodur B180 contact us to book an obligation free consultation today.


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