Blogs regarding igus'® large range of dry-tech® products: igubal®, iglidur®, xiros®, drylin®, plastic rods and slewing ring systems. Find out more information below.

2 October 2020 Erin Kemal igubal
If a customer has a problem, igus® finds a solution! When a customer wanted to use our rod ends but the polymer version was not quite strong enough, igus® developed a working relationship using metal and polymers.
25 September 2020 Erin Kemal iglidur , plastic-rod
Once again igus® is pushing boundaries and expectations! The new material, currently known as RN326 is replacing incremental launching bearings on bridges! With its high wear resistance,
25 September 2020 Erin Kemal iglidur
Does igus® sell nylon bearings? This is a question that is asked frequently and hopefully this blog will help answer some of the most frequently asked questions surrounding what iglidur®actually is.
18 September 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , drylin , iglidur
Gyms have been very quiet over the last 6 months but they are now fully operational and welcoming members back with open arms. igus® has a strong relationship with this industry, with many manufacturers utilising igus® products within the machines.
28 August 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , iglidur
The automotive industry is notoriously difficult to satisfy, especially with such high standards in every area of production. Utilising igus® products within the car’s design, not only reduces weight and noise but is also more cost-effective than their metal counterparts.
21 August 2020 Erin Kemal Company , drylin
There is always ambiguity surrounding what is classed as "eco-friendly" and "sustainable" and it can be misleading for consumers. This blog looks at how igus® drylin productscould be described as the most eco-friendly sustainable product.....
14 August 2020 Erin Kemal xiros
igus® continually adapt the ranges of all their products. When a customer needs a special design, a special colour or a specific material, igus® run tests to establish the best combination for the customer. If the product is beneficial to the range it will be added to the standard catalogue parts...
7 August 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , iglidur
If you don't know the surface pressure, how can you know if the bearing will work? The answer is you don't. Understanding how to calculate the bearing pressure is crucial when trying to identify the correct bearings for your application.