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Blogs regarding igus® iglidur®. Find out more information below.

10 September 2021 Erin Kemal DIY , drylin , iglidur
Flexibility with design is paramount. It allows designers to be creative without constrictions and by using igus® products offers even fewer restrictions. No dealing with grease, no worrying about noise and with a vast range, options are open at every avenue. Doing it yourself has never been easi...
27 May 2021 Erin Kemal iglidur
Plastic gears are going to be the thing of the future. No lubrication, lightweight, recyclable but there is more. More options for you as the customer. igus® now machine, 3D print and mould gears in our iglidur® material. Which method would be best for you?
16 April 2021 Erin Kemal iglidur
If you could design a bearing into your application which was lighter, more cost-effective and could still cope with the demands that bronze ones are expected to, would you swap to a wound composite bearing? The TX1 is a great alternative to bronze bearings and are being used more and more in the...
12 March 2021 Erin Kemal iglidur
Sometimes it isn't about the "big" order. Sometimes it is about doing something nice. Helping the National Coastwatch Institute recently was so rewarding. Knowing that igus® bearings were helping them protect our shores was priceless.
12 February 2021 Erin Kemal iglidur
It is understandable that people have misconceptions surrounding the reliability of plastic bearings over metal bearings. But are these misconception's justified or should I minds be more open to change?
23 December 2020 Erin Kemal chainflex , e-chain , iglidur , xiros
No one likes to be cold. However, there are some igus® products that not only cope with the cold, they thrive in it. This blog highlights but a few products that will withstand more than just the English winters, some of the products are capable of -40°C and some as low as -100°C......
18 December 2020 Erin Kemal iglidur
Lubricating bearings can be a pain. It is not only messy but the grease can be detrimental in some cases to the machine. Thanks to the technology used within the material makeup of iglidur® bearings, igus® bearings don't need any form of lubrication. No grease. No oil. Nothing.
9 December 2020 Erin Kemal iglidur , Knife edge rollers
Knife edge rollers are used in so many applications however they are so overlooked as a product. At igus® we have a large range of iglidur® materials that are available as rollers. Find out more in this blog.