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29 May 2020 Erin Kemal
It may come as a surprise but igus® has never closed throughout this whole unsettling time. The doors at the Northampton factory have remained open, albeit with skeleton staff on site, ensuring that vital parts are still supplied to customers all over the country. It has been well documented recently that Managing Director Matthew Aldridge and his team have been helping produce ventilators and have also set up an emergency production line to produce face masks – free of charge, simply to help during this crisis. Matthew explains why igus® have remained open throughout…. “We employ over 100 people, a mixture of sales, engineering, administration and manufacturing.  Our customers are wide and varied. Our parts...
29 May 2020 Erin Kemal
There are so many energy chain systems so how do you know which one is right for you? Here you will find the top key features for the igus® triflex® fully explained. This cable management system compliments Robot applications in every way.
29 May 2020 Erin Kemal
Some ball bearings need lubricating in order for them to function. But is this necessarily the best option? Not always. igus® have a range of polymer ball bearings, the xiros® range. These are lubrication-free, but is this a good thing or not?
29 May 2020 Vanessa Whiteley
The ambient temperature and electrical loads on the cable play a decisive role in the functionality and longevity of cables and connectors. At least since the long forgotten hours of physics, we have known that electricity and heat are related. Th...