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New products for the wood industry: High quality for less

chainflex® - variety of PVC cables compatible with energy chains ... sealed e-tube (IP40) for direct chip exposure …



Light-weight, rugged E4-1 light energy chain, now chip-proof as an enclosed tube, easily swiveled open

Very tight sealing lid with rounded, chip-repellent shape

20% lighter* for even higher dynamics

Snapped-open from both sides

47% larger usable area*

Available in two sizes

You decide about other sizes

More than 50 different types of enclosed e-tubes from stock

* in comparison to Series E4-42


chainflex® cables

Maximum variety, low-cost cables for woodworking machines from stock. Reliably tested cables for applications in oil and coolant.

Maximum variety of cables for energy chains on woodworking machines

DESINA compliant cable types from stock

Oil and coolant-resistant

Measurement system cable, successfully tested for more than 35 million double strokes

Radius reduced by 25%

Bending radii up to 5xd in moving applications

UL/CSA and NFPA79 compliant

Starting at lot size of 1


molded connectors

Injection molded, space saving round connectors - size variety: M8, M12, M23, M40, others upon request

Small design without dirt pockets

Significant weight reduction

Sealed per IP66/67 already before injection molding

360° EMC shielded

ESD version against electro-static discharge


Triflex R

3 axes e-chain® for multi-dimensional movements for fast filling

Chip repellent design

Cable-friendly interior

Snap-open chain links for easy filling

Absorbs torsion movements

Easy to lengthen and shorten


E2/000 bow chains

E2/000 and E4-1 clamp chains to guide large volume (suction) hoses.

Suitable for hoses with an outer diameter of max. 300 mm.

Gliding operation with clamp at the outer radius and special guide troughs possible

Clamps snap-open and divisible on E2/000

Round and angular models

More products

RX tubes overview

E-Tube with chip-repellent design

E4-1 cable carrier

The E4-1 system combines all the benefits of its three predecessors in the E4 range.

E6.1 system - overview

Extremely low noise, 2 generations E6 system

E-Z Chain®

E-Z Chain® - Very easy to fill - Simply push in cables


Two-piece - The E2 standard

Overview E2/000 e-chains

Two-part - the E2 standard as clamp chain version

Overview twisterband

Compact, modular, economical


CFRIP - the Chainflex® cable with integrated stripped help.

chainflex® control cables

chainflex® control cables are designed to have a low bend-radii and are ideal for use within moving cable carriers. Learn more.

chainflex® data cables

chainflex® data cables are durable and flexible. Guaranteed for 36 months, igus® data cables are tested to last for millions of cycles.

chainflex® servo motor feedback cables

Learn more about chainflex® servo motor feedback cables, which include resolver cables, feedback cables, and encoder cables.

iglide® PRT slewing rings

iglide® PRT slewing rings use self-lubricating, low-friction sliding elements in place of ball bearings. They represent a step forward in slewing ring bearing technology.

drylin® W hybrid roller bearing

drylin® W hybrid roller bearing in 2 new sizes ensure low driving forces - mainly required for manual adjustments - by a combination of gliding and rolling.

drylin® T

Linear guide systems: corrosion-free, wear-resistant, low coefficient of friction.

DryLin® W

Linear guide kit: Self-lubricating, simple installation, 12 rail profiles to choose from.

DryLin® N low profile guide systems

DryLin® N low profile guide systems offer you low profiles in various widths.

drylin® HTS: Lead Screw Driven Actuators

Maintenance-free leadscrew systems in various material and shaft combinations. The right module for every application.

DryLin® R product overview

Liners, linear bearings, housings, shafts and accessories...

drylin® E – "E“ as in electric - product overview

The constant development of the toolbox and system concept of the self-lubricating drylin® drive technology.

iglide® Q2 E

Service lives previously not achieved in with an injection- molded polymer bearing heavy duty pivoting applications.

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