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

31 July 2020 Erin Kemal drylin
Everyone wants more productivity from their products, especially if you can do that by reducing costs and limiting downtime. igus® drylin® linear bearings are lubrication free, have a predictable lifetime and can be more cost -effective than traditional ball bearing systems.
24 July 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , drylin , iglidur , tribo-tape
The Automotive industry relies on products being effective, predictable, long life and as low maintenance as possible. igus® have been working with companies in this industry for nearly 3 decades and the Automotive specialist Dave Spences discusses how igus® have supported the industry with devel...
17 July 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , iglidur
All applications are different and not all of them require a housing for a bearing to be press-fit into. Sheet metal applications require a different type of bearing and those bearings need to behave different to the plain bearings. Find out more here.
3 July 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech
The best combination of leadscrew and leadscrew nut can mean that the mechanisms within the application is successful or not. The nuts can sometimes seem insignificant but with igus® nuts, your application gets tech up, cost down.
3 July 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , iglidur
Protecting the bearing and shaft to ensure a longer life is a game changer. With the introduction of the felt seal, igus® have created such a product which can be used in dirty environments and will still manage to protect both the bearing and the shaft!
26 June 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech
Small components can get overlooked when designing anything really! Sometimes it is only when it comes to replacing broken parts that people consider switching to a different material. Here's why considering igus® products at the beginning can save you time, weight and hassle.
26 June 2020 Erin Kemal iglidur
Adaptability is essential to ensure products and companies can evolve. The PRT-04 was introduced last year and this year igus® have increased the slewing rings versatility by adding accessories into the mix.
12 June 2020 Erin Kemal iglidur
Evolution is essential to ensure that the best product is being provided at all times. The evolution of iglidur® Q2 into the new and improved Q2E allows better wear for lower cost. Not only that, igus® have created a bearing that is smart...