Change your bearing now

The drylin® linear system is up to 40% more cost-effective than recirculating ball bearing guides

Plastic instead of metal: replace recirculating ball bearing guides with drylin® linear technology and immediately reap all the benefits

Calculate the service life of your application online

We conduct over 500 tests per year in our own test lab so you can trust the results from our online service life calculator. Just enter a few details and our online tool will provide a suitability and service life analysis you can rely on. Easy planning, reducing costs, increasing security.


Versatile & flexible - the drylin® W modular system

The drylin® modular system benefits at a glance:

100% self-lubricating and maintenance

Corrosion resistant and hygienic


Resistant to dirt, dust and humidity

Extremely quiet operation

Up to 40% more cost-effective than recirculating ball bearing guides

No minimum order value, minimum quantity 1

Shipped within 24 - 48 hours

Service life can be calculated online

Configure online

Modular linear guides from stock - modular system for maximum design freedom

Profile guides  
drylin® W profile guides

Linear guide for extreme flexibility


Easy installation

Lightweight and quiet

low profile guides  
drylin® N low profile guides

Low installation height between 6 and 12 mm

Light weight

Numerous carriage options

Rails in silver or black anodised

Rail guide systems  
drylin® T rail guides

Adjustable bearing clearance

Automatic clearance adjustment

High static load capacity

Quiet operation

Round shaft guides  
drylin® R round shaft guides

Sizes as per standard ball bearings

Replaceable liners

Wear resistant

Sturdy, resistant to dirt

Square linear guides  
drylin® Q square linear guides

For torque resistant linear movement

Space saving and light weight

Adjustable bearing clearance

Robust and lubrication-free

Telescopic rails  
drylin® NT telescopic rails

Stroke lengths up to 600 mm

Can also be used in hygienic environments

Solid and lightweight


More information on drylin® linear system

New linear guides  

News 2018

View our 2018 product lineup!

Linear guides sample box  

Linear guides and bearings sample box

Discover and try out solutions for your application.

Service life calculator for linear guides  

Expert system

Simply enter application parameters and get the expected service life.

Test laboratory: linear guides  


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

Selected application examples

Electric wheelchair  

Electric wheelchair

Compact and lubrication-free

The designers of the company have been using igus® solutions for more than ten years.

Pit saw for insulation materials  

Pit saw for insulation materials

Cost-efficient solution

The guide element is also impressive by its freedom from lubrication.

Dynamic production equipment  

Dynamic production equipment

Resistant to dust

The design engineers of the special machine builder are also satisfied with the service offered by igus®.

Overview of applications  

More than 350 applications

In a wide range of industries, solutions are technically improved and costs saved by the use of linear guides.


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