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igus motion plastics put the classic air hockey game back in the limelight

Published on: March 30, 2023

Dry-running igus drylin linear guides and dryspin lead screws ensure precise drilling of air holes 28 March 2023 – Drilling 4,540 holes with precision: the trainees at SHW-Werkzeugmaschinen faced this task when building an air hockey table. For the mechanism of the special drilling machine, the prospective industrial mechanics and mechatronics technicians put their complete […]


igus now offers lead screw assemblies as a single-source solution for the automotive industry

Published on: May 27, 2022

dryspin injection-molded lead screw nuts are competitively priced and have higher performances June 1, 2022 – igus®, a leading global manufacturer of engineered motion plastics, has announced that its dryspin® lead screw assemblies are now available as a single-source solution for the automotive industry. In today’s vehicles, advanced linear motion components play a critical role […]


Evolution of the trapezoidal thread: New igus® standard achieves 82 percent efficiency

Published on: March 21, 2022

Matched spindles and self-lubricating threaded nuts increase service life by 30 percent March 18, 2022 – igus, the global leader of motion plastics, announced it has extended its range of dryspin® lead screw assemblies to include eight new thread pitch sizes including three new trapezoidal threads. Lead screws have been used to translate rotational motion […]


Surfing on land: motion plastics keep people and machines fit

Published on: March 12, 2020

Self-lubricating, high-performance polymers save 70 percent in costs and minimize maintenance in surf machines March 11, 2020 – A company in Brazil that designs fitness training equipment that simulates the movements of a surfboard reduced costs by 70 percent and maintenance by switching to bearings manufactured by igus, the Germany-based motion plastics specialist. Surf Evolution […]