Video of the Week – drylin Q20 linear guide is tough yet light

 

available in multiple options for flexible bearing design

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drylin Q20 linear construction kit is the latest torque resistant square linear guide from linear guides expert, igus. Available in a variety of mounting options and with adjustable bearing clearance, drylin Q20 offers designers and engineers a highly flexible solution.

To meet all igus’ customer needs, drylin Q20 comprises a carriage version for all unsupported solutions as well as models with or without manual clamp. In addition, fastening slot nuts are only one of the many mounting options offered by drylin Q20, which can also be combined with all 20/20 aluminium construction profiles.

Due to its hollow chamber design, the drylin Q20linear construction kit’s rugged hard-anodised aluminium profile is light-weight, self-lubricating and thus ideal for carrying supply cables.

To find out more about drylin Q20 linear construction kit, please watch this video: www.igus.co.uk/DrylinQ

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The evolution of drylin E

igus does not stop with the traditional linear guides method. The original drylin drive range has evolved introducing drylin E, a complete linear axis with motor; the ultimate in drive technology.

drylin E perfectly suits the needs of both engineers and designers, providing a complete drive solution from one single source with one final price. Stepper Motors, DC motors, limit switches and chainflex motor cables contribute towards the maintenance-free systems.

igus’ very own drylin E specialist, Adam Sanjurgo, tells us the factors that make drylin E a top solution within multiple industries:

  • Reduces outsourcing levels

One part number and one price for a complete motor-equipped linear axis, saving time on outsourcing components and simplifying the process.

  • Online services

The online CAD tools save time for designers and enable the end user to select the perfect system for their needs, as well as allowing the user to view the exact product via the online CAD system, by downloading a 3D model Straight into their own designs.

The online product finder for drylin drive technology provides the option to calculate the correct motors and service life. Once the optimum option has been specified orders can easily be made. The online product finder boasts a range of features including:

1.      Linear solutions tailored to your application.

2.      Configuration of accessories.

3.      Motor selection including load calculation.

4.      Easy to understand results offering the ideal solution.

5.      Convenient access to other functions, such as online catalogues and Downloads.

  • Numerous options

A range of complexity in terms of motor options, including DC and stepper means the system can be completely tailored to the application needs.

  • Complementing parts

Other components, such as limit switches, can be supplied reinforcing the ease of sourcing from one place.

  • The igus promise

As with all igus products, drylin E is self-lubricating, maintenance-free and predictable ensuring a cost effective and reliable product that well and truly corresponds with the igus ‘Plastics for longer life’ promise.

‘Drylin E has progressed massively within just a few short years. With its’ increased portfolio of new products within the range, we can confidently cover a large array of most industrial applications.’ A. Sanjurgo.

For more information, visit:

http://bit.ly/N8tOZr

Or contact Adam Sanjurgo (drylin E specialist) on:

07977018171

Or asanjurgo@igus.co.uk