Intelligent products such as igus smart plastics enable companies to increase reliability of of their systems, plan maintenance tasks accurately and thus save costs.
When starting work on a new project that requires motion control, one of the most important considerations is what bearings to use. Here are 6 reasons why design engineers should consider using plastic spherical bearings.
Knife edge rollers from igus deliver optimum results in high speed conveying applications through precise and quick movement of goods, especially in constrained spaces.
Under the brand name xiros, igus has developed maintenance-free, lubrication-free polymer ball bearings for the food and beverage industry.
Come visit us at AusRAIL Plus exhibition to see our range of products suitable for the rail industry.
Composite plastic bushings run without maintenance, external lubrication, resist corrosion and debris, fit precisely with little creep, conduct heat efficiently, and dampen vibrations while maintaining high compressive strength. Read on for the top ten reasons to consider plastic bearings.
Founded by Mikael Paltoft in 1992, Treotham began as a very small business selling just chains and accessories out of Mikael's home garage.
View an igus bearings video, displaying the many features of the clever motion plastics.
Treotham supplies a range of igus cables, energy chains and linear bearings with added intelligence and networking to enable industry 4.0.
Treotham introduces the new affordable modular Robolink D components kit from igus, a direct drive articulated joint kit.