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2015 News e-chains®

e-chain® ... corrugated tube ideas ... innovative energy chain

e-skin: Ultra-light energy supply

e-skin: Ultra-light energy supply


The reinforcement for existing corrugated tube systems - e-ribs

Robotic solutions ... increase service life … reduce assembly time

triflex® RSE retraction system

Prevent the formation of loops at the robot wrist. For all common robot sizes. Extend service lives, reduce costs.


New sizes for easy-filling triflex® TRCF

protection of the laser light cable

New bend radius for even greater cable protection


Gap closed – new size – triflex® TRC/TRE

triflex® R mounting for "Universal Robots"

Ttriflex® R mounting for "Universal Robots"

e-chains® ... moving in all directions, guiding all energies and media ... more compact, up to 50 m, more stable

… for travels up to 2000 mm … compact ...

igus® cable reel without a slip ring -now in a new compact design

e-spool® power 25

The motor-driven e-spool® for long extension lengths up to 82 ft (164 ft is possible).

twisterband HD

Rotary movements in small spaces – Now even more stable

e-chains® ... for long travels ... in the chemical industry, automatic coupling, from the modular kit

Quiet, fast, low wear, durable …

Reduce drive power for moving energy chains - with the E4.1 standard kit – E4.1 Rol e-chain®

guidelite Plus

Made from 100% plastic, therefore light and low cost. Media and chemical resistant plus corrosion free. Very quick and easy to assemble.

Rise protection, easy to retro-fit

Rise protection, easy to retro-fit when guiding e-chains® on very long travels or in case of highest push/pull forces the igus® rise protection gives you more security.

Crane girder trough module in more widths

igus® guidefast: guide trough for quick and easy assembly on standard indoor crane girders

autoglide 2700.07 and . 10

autoglide – self-guiding e-chains® without trough in more widths

… 30% less weight, 10Gbits, RTG coupling.

The system combines uninterrupted high-speed secure data transmission (maximum data rate 10Gbit),with FOC. Suitable for HD video transmissions and travel lengths of 2625 ft and more.

e-chains® … for fast, safe, and low-cost vertical movement

... held by magnets ...

For long, vertical hanging applications where the use of a guide trough is not possible for space reasons.

e-chains® ... for universal and dirty environments

... light, dynamic, dust proof …

A new member of the E4.1 Light family with integrated dust seal and 64 mm inner height – E4.64L


Special e-chain® for applications with fine dust

... light, dynamic ... new widths.

Light, highly dynamic, cost-effective- new E4.1 Light size: E4.31L

… new widths.

Available in three sizes as energy-tube with new design

System E6.1 – cleanroom suitable

System E6.1 – quiet running and cleanroom suitable e-chains® in new sizes

e-chains® ... for "special" … guide ultra-small capillarytubes or monitor your system

e-cord micro

e-cord micro — now parallel guiding of two

… damped e-chain®.

For applications with maximum vibration loads


The EMA system is an electronic diagnostic tool

e-chains® ... accessories ... reduce assembly time

divisible separators

To fill the e-chains® more easily and more effectively,

56.6, 80,6

Loding notch separators separating crossbars are the solution for secure interior separation

48.Z, 48.ZT

Strain relief separators can be quickly

middle lugs more weight

With the middle lugs from the E4.1 construction kit now also increase the fill weight for the large E4.112 series by 50%.

e-ketten® Services

Rotary motion with Multi Rotation Module (MRM) system

Circular motions with multi-rotation module system (MRM) – Configure and generate rotary motions with MRM in 3D-CAD

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igus® GmbH points out that it does not sell any products of the companies Allen Bradley, B&R, Baumüller, Beckhoff, Lahr, Control Techniques, Danaher Motion, ELAU, FAGOR, FANUC, Festo, Heidenhain, Jetter, Lenze, LinMot, LTi DRiVES, Mitsibushi, NUM,Parker, Bosch Rexroth, SEW, Siemens, Stöber and all other drive manufacturers mention in this website. The products offered by igus® are those of igus® GmbH