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iglide® bar stock for movement: solve wear problems quickly

Plastic bar stock - large selection of material, delivered quickly and cost-effectively

igus® plastic bar stock makes it possible to cost-effectively produce components in motion. Exceptionally suited for individual product series or prototypes. Plates, round and hollow bars made of a wider range of different iglide® high-performance polymers are available from stock. The properties of each individual material make it a specialist for certain applications, such as an especially low coefficient of friction or high temperatures. iglide® plastic bar stock is used with great success in mechanical engineering, the food and packaging industry as well as in medical laboratories and cleanrooms, to name only a few applications.

iglide® plate material for design freedom

iglide® bar stock – advantages at a glance:

100% maintenance-free and self-lubricating

Excellent wear resistance

Corrosion-resistant and hygienic

Chemical resistance

Resistant to dirt, dust and humidity

Low vibration

Flexible lengths for round and hollow bars

No minimum order value, no minimum order quantity

Special dimensions can be supplied

Ready to ship in 24 - 48 hours

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Round bars  
iglide® bar stock round bars

Outer diameter 10 to 100 mm

Flexible lengths from 100 to 1,000 mm

Excellent wear rates and coefficients of friction

For special dimensions in small quantities

FDA compliance where necessary

Bar stock tubes  
iglide® bar stock hollow bars

Outer diameter 110 to 150 mm

Inner diameter 70 to 100 mm

Flexible lengths from 100 to 1000 mm

Low wear against a lot of shaft materials

Suitable for a large number of applications

Bar stock plates  
iglide® bar stock plates

In a large number of standard dimensions

Plate thickness 2 to 40 mm

Operation temperatures -148°F to 482°F

FDA compliance where necessary

For a large number of potential applications

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Solve wear problems quickly.

Plain bearing test laboratory  

Extensive materials testing in the large igus® test laboratory.

Bar stock product finder  
Product finder

Simply enter application parameters and find the suitable material.

Mechanical processing  
Mechanical processing

Special parts machined from iglide® materials with rapid delivery times.

Selected application examples

Customized solution made of bar stock for brush machines  
Customized solution

This machine for the production of technical brushes contains parts made of iglide® bar stock that were designed and milled by the customer themselves.

Replacement of wearing part in tire fitting line  
Replacement of wearing part

In this tire fitting line, the engineers are replacing a wearing part by a bearing they turned from iglide® bar stock.

High number of cycles implemented  
High number of cycles

Plastic plate bar stock as bearings with a large contact surface withstand even a very high number of cycles in this application.

Overview of bar stock applications  
Numerous applications

In a very wide range of industries, solutions are technically refined and costs saved through the use of plastic bar stock.

Application Assistance

For further questions or product information, please contact:

Preston Souza

Dry-tech Product Specialist


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