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

29 May 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , xiros
Some ball bearings need lubricating in order for them to function. But is this necessarily the best option? Not always. igus® have a range of polymer ball bearings, the xiros® range. These are lubrication-free, but is this a good thing or not?
Everyone wants to have a system which creates an effective, productive and safe way of working. It is becoming more and more apparent that adding an automated option is the way forward. Here we learn about igus®' Robolink and how these little Robots can change how you work.
22 May 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , xiros
There are so many materials on offer for applications, so how are you meant to know which one you should pick? It is all about the application....
15 May 2020 Erin Kemal 3D printing , dry-tech
Engineering plastics companies have been developing and producing 3D printing materials for years but igus® has taken this one step further in recent times and are now fusing two materials together!
15 May 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , drylin
Occasionally things don't run as smoothly as we hope but with drylin® rail we have solutions for all issues that arise. Here we identify a few examples of the issues that occur and how to fix them.
7 May 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , iglidur
Bottling industries rely on products being maintenance free, easy to assemble and disassemble and with predictability. igus® products offer all of this so it is easy to see why original products are being replaced with igus® materials.
Smart Plastics by igus® takes the surprises that arise when there is a fault. This technology sends signals to inform of wear or errors before it gets critical.
1 May 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , iglidur
Tolerances seem to be one of the main topics that people ask igus® questions on. Find out some of the key questions and answers here and see why installation is equally as an equally important topic.