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Scara Robot Cable Management:
Flexible & Made from Durable Polymers

High-speed applications, such as SCARA robots, can cause unsupported corrugated tubes to whip from side to side while the robot is in motion. Help stabilize them with e-rib, which is a highly engineered plastic “rib” that fills the joints of your existing corrugated tubes. It easily clips on and off and can be paired with mounting brackets for reinforcement at each end. We offer e-rib in a nominal width of 29mm with additional sizes coming soon. The sizes are independent of the corrugated tubing manufacturer.  Please note that current lead time is 2-4 weeks.  

We rigorously test all of our cable carriers each year 41,000ft2 testing facility at our headquarters in Cologne, Germany to ensure that your solution is durable and long-lasting. The e-rib, along with our other multi-axis cable carriers  and flexible cables, are guaranteed to last 36 months.


  • Modular system
  • Easy to retrofit
  • Can be delivered as an assembled system
  • Customizable for easy adjustment to different types of SCARA robots
  • Safe guidance of cables and hoses
  • Automotive production
  • Medical laboratories
  • Vertical assembly
  • Palletizing

Why the igus® solution?

Reinforcement for existing corrugated tubing systems. Easily clip the e-rib on and off the tubes to stabilize their movement and prevent unwanted sideways breakouts. e-rib sizes are independent of the corrugated tube manufacturer and start at nominal widths of 29mm.


The Scara Cable Solution consists of 3 elements, which match the respective SCARA robot or are adapted to it.  
1. Rotary bearing, moving end: TR.SCS.
2. Rotary bearing, fixed end: TR.SCS.
3. Corrugated hose with e-rib: TR.SCS.29.LLLL.0


SCARA Connection 1 - Moving End (Ball Screw)

Part #                                     Robot           
TR.SCS.     T3 Series     
TR.SCS.     LS3 Series  
TR.SCS.     T6 Series    
TR.SCS.     G6 Series    
TR.SCS.     LS10/LS20  
TR.SCS.     G10/G20     

SCARA Connection 2 - Fixed End

Part #                               Connection Type      
TR.SCS.     Swivel Connection     
TR.SCS.     Static Connection      

SCARA Hose + E-Rib

Part #                     Size              
TR.SCS.29.500      500mm        
TR.SCS.29.1000    1,000mm      
TR.SCS.29.1100    1,100mm      
TR.SCS.29.1200    1,200mm     
TR.SCS.29.1300    1,300mm      
TR.SCS.29.1400    1,400mm      
TR.SCS.29.1500    1,500mm     
TR.SCS.29.2000    2,000mm      

Discuss your project with a triflex® expert

Whether you're interested in turnkey, fully assembled solutions or looking to build your own customizable project, let us assist you with a solution based on your specific application and requirements. Contact us via the form below or call us at (800) 521-2747 to discuss your project today!

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