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igus® inc.

PO BOX 14349

East Providence

RI 02914

+1 800 521 2747
+1 401 438 7270

Plastic parts used in wind turbines for wind power and energy

Benefits:

  • Safe torsional and circular movements
  • Cable protection against vibration
  • Small installation spaces, tight radii
  • Maintenance and lubrication-free bearings
  • Failsafe cables with 36 months warranty
  • Reduce downtime and increase the service life of cables and hoses

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Products suitable for wind energy

e-chains®

RBR rotary modules

  • For secure circular movements
  • Ideal for rotary movements with high fill weights involving restricted spaces
  • Angle of rotation up to 900°

chainflex cables

Twistable cables

  • For use in torsion applications with +/- 90° with 1m cable length
  • Flame-retardant
  • 36 month guarantee

smart plastics

smart plastics

  • Eliminate unplanned downtime
  • Reduce maintenance costs
  • Extended service life
  • Increase equipment efficiency

TwisterBand

twisterband

  • Turn 7000°
  • Rotary movement in extremely confined spaces
  • compact, modular, cost-effective
  • Easy filling

triflex R

triflex® R energy chains

  • Reliable energy supply 
  • High torsion resistance
  • Large filling space
  • Tight bend radius

drylin® W linear guides

drylin® W linear guides for sliding doors

  • Anodized aluminum or 316 (1.4571) stainless steel
  • Various carriage assembly options (single/double rail)
  • Self-lubricating & maintenance-free, quiet
  • 40% more cost-effective than recirculating ball bearings


Development and production of wind power stations

Painting & welding

Robotic applications with triflex® R

Demanding 6-axis robotic applications

Fiber rod option for the partial reinforcement

High tensile strength through ball-and-socket joint

Transportation & assembly

Transportation &
assembly

igus® products are used for instance in heavy
Transporters, extendable vehicles, cranes and lifting elements

With the igus® assembly service you also save time and money on maintenance and installation of your e-chain system®

Finding, configuring and ordering products made easy

Reduce your process costs with the igus® online tools:

Product selection, dimensioning and calculation

Service life calculation

Easy ordering



Application Assistance

For further questions or product information, please contact:

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Stephen Bowman

Industry Manager – Mining - Bulk Material Handling - Construction Machinery

Email

Customer Service:

Monday to Friday from 8 am - 8 pm

Online:

24h