Inner height hi: 42 mm
Inner widths Bi: 80mm
Bending radii R: 80 - 250 mm
Pitch: 32 mm
The troubleshooter for energy supply systems in the chip area - available in 4 sizes. Chips and dirt can affect the service life of cables and hoses significantly. With the RX system, igus® offers an extremely tight, but yet very easy to open plastic e-tube.
Chip-proof design without undercuts and edges2
Material igumid G4
covered pin/hole connection
red dot 2011: honourable mention
for the RX40
iF-Design-Award for RX
ESD classification: Electrically conductive ESD versions on request
UL94-V0 classification on request
e-tubes available as special design with HT material for 850°C hot chips
Chip penetration test - Various types of tube were exposed to a defined quantity of chips. In the new RX tube, after 80,000 cycles only 0.2 g of chips were found in the interior
Y = chip mass [g]
A = igus® RX e-tube RX40.100.100
B = igus® e-tubes 18.104.22.168
C = test tube 01
D = test tube 02*
*Teststop after 2.600 cycles
E = igus® products
F = competitor
You can find the right e-chain® quickly by entering concrete parameters and with the aid of a comparison table.
Dismantling / assembling a cover, replacing a chain link and assembling / inserting the RX tube.
Define cables, select chain and configure interior separation. Now also for RX tubes!
Applications in various industrial sectors.