In the construction machinery industry, components of
machines and equipment are especially exposed to high degrees of stress.
All components must be designed for maximum
availability so that construction machinery operates reliably
igus® suppliesplastic solutions for cable protection and cable guidance, cables for highly dynamic continuous movement andbearing technology for the construction machinery industry for your sector. We test all products in realistic conditions in the largest test laboratory of its kind in Cologne. More than 200,000 customers worldwide place their trust in plastic solutions from igus®.
Plastic energy chains with inner heights of up to 350 mm and a fill weight of up to 403 lbs/ft.
Resistant to shocks and vibration
Resistant to many construction materials and so on, for example, bentonite
Highest loads up to 403 lbs/ft
Resistant to corrosion and UV radiation
No easily lost parts such as screws, bolts or rivets
Know-how from igus® specialists, e.g. for angled travel paths
Highly flexible chainflex® cables for outdoor applications with TPE outer jacket.
Flexible down to -40 °F, UV-resistant, oil resistant
Specifically designed for highly dynamic movements in energy chains
Numerous approvals, e.g. in accordance with UL, EAC, CTP, DNV-GL
36 month guarantee for chainflex® cables (according to igus® specifications)
igus® is a specialist in the area of plastic research and can look back on 50 years of experience here. Specially developed high-performance materials enable the use of igus® e-chains® and plastic bearings in nearly all areas.
Moisture, dirt, chips, heat, cold - we have the solution for every requirement and we dispense with steel and other metals in our e-chains® materials. In heavy-duty areas, steel systems are increasingly being replaced with igus® plastic e-chains® due to it's exceptional suitability.
The erector is supplied with energy by two e-chains® going in opposite directions.
Three E4 series e-chains® supply energy to this drilling equipment working 13,000 ft under the sea.
igus® H4 series guides hydraulic hoses reliably in an anchoring drill
igus® series 2400 in a telescopic forklift
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