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Linear rails: drylin® W & T

Design a linear rail to your exact specs or perform a simple one to one replacement

With drylin® T, you can rely on a tried-and-tested linear rail system that has identical dimensions to conventional recirculating ball bearing systems. This makes a one to one replacement very easy. drylin® W linear rails provide you with the greatest possible flexibility and variety in the design of your linear rails. Optimum load distribution is a further argument in drylin® W.
drylin W linear rail

drylin® W linear rail

  • Flexible arrangements with a large number of carriages, rails  and plain bearings
  • Optimum load distribution
  • Carriages in various widths and lengths
  • Curved rails available
  • Quick assembly
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drylin T linear rail

drylin® T linear rail

  • One-to-one alternative recirculating ball bearing systems
  • Identical connector and hole dimensions
  • Robust carriages with high static load capacity
  • Optionally with/without adjustable bearing clearance
  • Automatic clearance adjustment optional
»   More information on drylin® T
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drylin® linear rail configurator

Configure your linear rail in 5 steps

  • Individual linear system
  • Quick and easy configuration
  • Calculate the service life
  • Obtain CAD drawing
  • Order or submit an enquiry online
  • Obtain further information
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Shock Resistant
drylin® linear guides can cope with high temperatures, strong vibrations and more
Resistant to dirt
drylin® linear guides can be deployed even in applications involving sand, chips, swarf and dust
Corrosion and media-resistant for deployment under water
Up to 75% lighter thanks to high-performance polymers
Around 4 times quieter than equivalent linear bearings made of metal
All systems operate without external lubrication and are thus extremely clean

Low-profile guide systems for small installation spaces

The drylin® N low-profile guide system is a linear system for small installation spaces.
The small installation heights of 6 to 12 mm are especially space-saving.
The combination of plastic and anodised aluminium is especially lightweight in addition.  
To drylin® N low-profile guide system
drylin® N low-profile guide system

More information about drylin® linear rails & assemblies

News 2019

All new igus® products for 2019 in one catalog.
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Test laboratory: linear guides


More than 500 experiments per year in the 250 m² large test laboratory.
drylin® test laboratory

Linear rail application examples

Application Assistance

For further questions or product information, please contact:

Matt Mowry

drylin® Product Manager


Customer Service:

Monday to Friday from 8 am - 8 pm



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