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New igus slewing ring bearing suitable for food contact

Published on: January 5, 2023

The hygienically designed slewing ring bearing from the iglide PRT series allows cleaning without disassembly 04 January 2023 – igus®, the leading global manufacturer of engineered components to increase the service life of customers’ machines, announced it has introduced a hygienically designed slewing ring bearing that enables quick, residue-free cleaning during use. The new slewing […]


New laser sintering material from igus makes 3D printing of chemical-resistant tribo-components possible

Published on: August 29, 2022

High-performance plastic iglide i10 is resistant to acids, bases, alcohols, greases, and oils 29 August 2022 – igus®, the leader in motion plastics, is expanding the scope of its 3D-print service. The company will now offer chemical-resistant, self-lubricating, tribo-polymer components that can be manufactured using selective laser sintering (SLS). This evolutionary step is made possible […]


Self-lubricating rod ends: plastic-metal hybrid for higher loads in the food sector

Published on: July 5, 2022

igubal stainless-steel rod end bearings with iglide A160 enable dry operation without risk of contamination 6 JULY 2022 – Constant relubrication of metallic bearing points in the food industry costs time and money and increases the risk of contamination. Maintenance-free igubal spherical bearings from igus are an economical and safe alternative. Now igus®, the motion […]


igus introduces self-lubricating belt-driven actuator designed for clean use in food technology

Published on: April 12, 2022

drylin® ZLW belt-driven actuator with FDA-compliant materials can be cleaned quickly and is maintenance-free thanks to tribopolymer technology from igus® April 12, 2022 – igus, the global manufacturer of engineered motion plastics, has introduced a maintenance-free belt-driven actuator specifically designed to improve sanitation in food manufacturing systems. The new drylin belt-driven actuator is based on […]