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3D printing & injection moulding

Blogs regarding igus® high-performance tribo-polymers. Find out more information below.

1 April 2021 Erin Kemal 3D printing
Speed and cost are primary factors of most decisions made by designers when looking at new parts. With 3d printing as an option, this reduces manufacturing time and reduces cost so it is not surprising that people are using this service for replacing metalic grippers. This blog highlights the mai...
29 March 2021 Erin Kemal 3D printing
There are so many applications where 3d printing a part has become beneficial over expensive replacements. This blog highlights a couple of applications where igus® have 3d printed some replacements parts. From the automotive industry to pushchairs!
26 February 2021 Erin Kemal 3D printing
Product Manager, Dean Aylott igus UK recently celebrated 10 years with the company and to commemorate this milestone, he took to the HotSeat with PlastikCity
24 November 2020 Erin Kemal 3D printing
In a world where prevention is better than cure, having "intelligent" industry 4.0 products can help the prevention of wear and breakdowns. With the isense range of igus® products, this "talking" between the component and the controller is essential to save time and money.
FDA & EU compliant products are not new to the igus® range, they do however have a brand new page! It was only fitting that the products were introduced again with fresh eyes....
13 October 2020 Erin Kemal 3D printing
If a polymer gear can do what a metal one can do but is more cost-effective, you can have design flexibility and they can be produced in less than a week, ask yourself why you aren't 3D printing your gears....
28 August 2020 Erin Kemal 3D printing
Speed sells and igus® can deliver parts quickly! 3D printing is becoming more and more desired and having the ability to turn usable parts around in 5 days means we can support customers quickly and effectively.
19 June 2020 Erin Kemal 3D printing
The world is adapting so quickly. How we live, how we use technology, how we communicate, it is interesting to watch people discover things that they were curious about. Here an igus® engineer explains how the 3D bug caught him.