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igubal® spherical cap

iglide® J spherical cap for control arms

Reduce costs by eliminating lubricants

High loads and long service life with the igubal® spherical cap. Customised dimensions available. One main advantage of iglide® J spherical caps is the combination of a low coefficient of friction in dry operation and the low stickslip tendency.
Suitable for control arm housings.

Shop iglide® J spherical cap

Tech up

Tech up

  • Higher load capacity with metallic housing: ten times that of plastic housings
  • Very easy to assemble
  • 40mm diameter from stock

Cost down

Cost down

  • No lubrication of the joints necessary
  • No tool costs for igus® standard dimensions



  • Very low coefficients of friction during dry operation 
  • Very low stick-slip inclination



  • No lubrication necessary
  • Can be recycled

Control arms in utility vehicles

The additional spherical cap of iglide® J in the spherical bearing eliminates the need for any lubrication in the housing.  Our maintenance-free bearing material, iglide® J, also ensures a long service life due to low wear in application.
The elimination of additional lubricants enhances environmental sustainability.

Application Assistance

For further questions or product information, please contact:

Preston Souza

Dry-tech Product Specialist


Customer Service:

Monday to Friday from 8 am - 8 pm