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Frequently asked questions about igus® energy chains

Frequently asked questions about igus® Triflex®

That depends on the size and type of robot and the job its doing ie: palletising or welding

This depends on the size of cables and or hoses you want to use we have a configurator to help you with this

Fibre rods vary from 400mm to 2m however you can cut a fibre rod to any size you require

We have a configurator . Please click here

With an igus® adapter plate the robot configurator will select the correct one for you and also the correct size triflex®

On the robot ID plate usually found on the back of axis 2

Robots perform so many different functions not every dress pack will be suitable for your application

We have a wide range of mounting brackets which can be used.  The robot configurator will select the best solution for your robot

We supply adapter plates for axis 3 and axis 6 clamps, heat proof, hard wearing and PVC sleeves to cover the triflex® and a wide range of clamping options.

Yes please click here to see our cable options

Yes axis 6 clamps are available for most robot types

Yes we offer the twister chain, but this can also be achieved with triflex®

Yes please click here to see the axis 7 chain options

Yes we have a wide range of cobot solutions. Please click here. 

The scara cable solution was designed to guide cables through hoses to protect them on scara robots. 

There are 3 solutions currently. This blog explains more about each options. https://blog.igus.co.uk/which-is-the-best-solution-for-your-scara-robot/

 

We currently offer the scara cable solution with an inner hose diameter of 29mm 

Absolutely! Visit the scara cable management page to see examples. https://www.igus.co.uk/info/scara-cable-solution

 

There are various industries that are using Scara robots. Industries such as the Automotive, Laboratories and production lines. 

We offer the igus® e-rib as one of the solutions. This is a modular system which is easy to fit. It is easy to maintain and can also be recycled as part of our chainge program.