Igus has now developed a new long-lasting Ethernet cable, the CFROBOT8.PLUS, to ensure that robot communication between the axes, the control system and superordinate systems functions flawlessly, even under extreme stress.
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To save installation space in energy chains, some manufacturers combine the servo cable for power transmission with the measuring system cable for position data transmission to make a so-called hybrid cable.
Secure bus communication even for hanging applications.
The latest generation of chainflex data cables with a new alloy conductor and a halogen-free TPE outer jacket is ideally suited for the smallest bend radii down to 4xd with cycle numbers of over 40 million strokes.
The igus Chainflex Clean Air is a highly abrasion resistant hose that can be used in clean environments.
IndustrySearch spoke to John Sharp, National Sales Manager from Treotham Automation about the technology behind chain cables and why purchasing with quality in mind should be one of your main priorities.