iglide® plastic plain bearings are self-lubricating, maintenance-free, low-cost and versatile. They are suitable for mass-produced automotive products or for the construction of special machines, for underwater applications, for the food and tobacco industry, for extreme resistance to chemicals and temperature fluctuations or for simple metal-sheet bearings: iglide® bearings always offer a solution - either from the product range in the catalog or as a special customized bearing solution - minimum quantity 1!
For more than 30 years, iglide® bearings, which conform with RoHS, have been a technically and economically advantageous alternative to metal bearings of all kinds.
100% Self-lubricating and maintenance-free
Corrosion-free and hygienic
Good for edge loads
Wear-resistant in dusty and dirty environments
Savings potential up to 40%
No minimum order value, minimum quantity 1
No packaging costs
More than 3,000 dimensions from stock
Riders of mountain bikes often expect their wheels to cope with a lot of dirt. In this application, metallic ball bearings and DU bushings have been replaced by lighter iglide® flange bearings.
In artificial limbs, one of the most important features is the cushioning of shocks for the comfort of the wearer. iglide® Z was the only bearing material that was able to cope with the enormous edge loads and shear forces.
Use of igus® bearings in height-adjustable, tilting daybeds in hospitals or doctors' practices. For the developers, it was important to design the lifting mechanism so that it would operate as quietly as possible and would require little or no maintenance.