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e-chain® & readychain® systems

Blogs regarding igus®  energy chains, also known as, drag chains and cable carriers. Find out more information below

18 January 2021 Erin Kemal e-chain
Keeping cables tidy and free from being a trip hazard is essential. With the new igus® e-spool® flex 2.0, customers now have the ability to guide cables securely from start to end through the use of a spiral guide system.
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......
15 December 2020 Erin Kemal e-chain
It is all about organisation. With the igus® smart plastics, you have the predictability to ensure you no longer encounter expensive breakdowns and can arrange downtime when it suits rather than when its essential.
7 December 2020 Erin Kemal e-chain
The expense that goes into designing, manufacturing and running a crane system is high. With igus® energy chains, you have the confidence that you have a guaranteed life span, you have full support and help with designing and installing if you require it.
1 December 2020 Erin Kemal e-chain
The role of an energy chain is a lot more complex than a lot of people think. These cable carriers not only protect the cables, preventing disastrous potential breakdowns they also allow movement to continue being smooth running. We have re designed the main product information page for the energ...
20 November 2020 Erin Kemal e-chain
Automation is the future. It is not something that we can escape and we need to accept this and adapt to ensure this is bought into the work place in the most effective way. igus® has simple products in place to help with automation and none more so than the autoglide-5 and the guidelite ECO. The...
18 September 2020 Erin Kemal e-chain
Being able to guide vertical cables is becoming increasingly popular to get energy up high in places like theatres. The igus® zigzag chain is perfect for just this and with its space saving storage basket, it is ideal!
11 September 2020 Erin Kemal e-chain
Cleanrooms need to be 100% contamination free and with the help of igus® energy chains this can be the case. These energy chains ensure that no dirt can interfere with the running of highly sensitive equipment.