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igus® media digest

Here you find the latest published application stories, scientific papers of igus® authors as well as further current articles about igus®. If you have questions about a topic please call the igus® press office. We will be glad to provide you information or to arrange direct contact to our experts. Have fun while reading.  

Publications by area

Company Low-Cost Automation
Energy chains® / Cables manus® / vector®
Plastic plain bearings / Plastic spherical bearings / Linear guide systems All
  igus® Tech Talk
Unsupported vs. gliding cable carrier applications
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  igus® Tech Talk
3 Tips for Selecting a Linear Slide Table
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June 2015
Self-Lubricating Plastic Bearings for Continuous High Rotational Speeds
June 2015
Ports Experiencing Faster and Improved Shipping Control Thanks To igus Fiber Optic Cables
May 2015
Make your own bearings: igus presents the world's first printable bearing material filament for 3D printers
April 2015
igus Celebrates National Robotics Week at the Robot Block Party
January 2015
Enter The 2015 manus competition Today & You Could Win $6,000 For Your Plastic Bearing Application!
December 2014
These Slewing Ring Bearings Were Essential In Bringing Shark Night 3D’s Animatronic Shark To Life!
October 2014
Plastic bearings maker igus marks 50th anniversary tour with stop in Newport
October 2014
57% Less Power Needed With The E-Chain. The Smooth, Quiet and Exceptionally Long Cable Carrier
September 2014
"iglide® on tour:" Around the world with 56 plastic bearings on board
September 2014
Custom Wooden Boats Are Eminently Functional
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August 2014
Hydraulic Prosthetic Knee Joints Provide More Natural Mobility for Patients
August 2014
In The Bicycle Industry, Plastic Bearings Are Superior To Metal… Just Ask Olympic Cyclists!

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