e-chain® & readychain® systems

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

16 July 2021 Erin Kemal e-chain
How do you calculate the bend radius of an energy chain? On the surface the question is quite simple but in reality this is a very important and can be rather confusing. This blog is aimed to help you understand how to calculate the bend radius and the reasons as to why.
11 June 2021 Erin Kemal e-chain
How do you get power to ships that are docked at port? It is applications like those that we don't even consider day to day. But as a small island, we have a lot of ports!! igus® energy chains help get power to these ports. Find out how....
5 March 2021 Erin Kemal e-chain
Being involved from the start of a project can be invaluable. It can save customers time and money and it can help provide the best service from suppliers. At igus® we have a team that specialise in project planning and installing the perfect system, from beginning to end of the project.
19 February 2021 Erin Kemal e-chain
Health and safety in the work place is paramount and can not be ignored. igus® has developed a range of products which helps keep employees safe and avoiding injuries.
22 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.