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Cost-Effective Bar Stock for Quick Manufacturing

iglide® plastic bar stock for movement to 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.


  • 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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iglide® bar stock round bars

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

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iglide® bar stock hollow bars

Bar stock tubes

  • 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

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iglide® bar stock plates

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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Mechanical processing

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

Selected application examples

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.

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.

Technical brushes

A builder of technical brush making machinery known world-wide, uses plain bearings from the igus® product range.

Application Assistance

For further questions or product information, please contact:

Preston Souza

Product Manager - Startups Business Units


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