The Product Selector and Service Life Calculator offer you a quick way to find the right chainflex® continuous flex cable for your application.
Enter your application parameters to find out how long a chainflex® continuous flex cable will last in your application.
The three level program gives you a guarantee on chainflex® cables for 18, 24 or 36 months!
Oil-resistant and resilient
Smallest bending radius up to 12,5xd
Sensor/actuator cable with 4-5xd for e-chain® systems
Various cable end options
Smallest bending radii
up to 30 million cycles tested in e-chains®
Various jacket materials
Various approvals and conformities: UL, CE, CSA, Desina
Sensitive applications with high number of cycles, high speeds and accelerations as well as demanding environmental conditions, required especially in the energy supply of tested and long-lasting functionally safe systems. EMV safety requirements and the compliance with norms and guidelines such as UL, CSA, VDE, INTERBUS and PROFIBUS are an essential requirement today. Ultimately your automation should work nonstop anywhere in the world from an economical point of view. That's the igus® mission.
Quick availability throughout the world is a significant purchase criterion. Advantages of our cables: successful tests, presence in more than 40 countries around the world and deliverability ex warehouse. This saves time, money, storage capacity and applies to each one of our 1.040 cable types which you can order without any minimum quantity purchases or surcharges. Which further advantages can be included is something that depends on your specific conditions of use.
As manufacturer of e-chains® and special e-chain® cables, igus® makes use of the opportunity to test e-chains® and cables in actual practice. In our own pilot plant in Cologne, numerous parallel tests are conducted under the most severe conditions. At present there are over 35 setups, and the test results are pooled in the database. This extensive and current datapool supplies precise and reliable data about the actual service life and at the same time forms the foundation of the new product development in the company. The test data for e-chains® and cables, and also for ready-assembled systems, are so extensive that igus® has secured a functional guarantee for its variety of e-chain systems® based on the application.
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