Robotic Opportunities And Challenges For Cable Manufacturers

Today, manufacturing is hardly conceivable without industrial robots and their areas of use are increasing continuously. But due to the permanent three-dimensional movements in the automated factory, the cables that supply the robot are subjected to extreme levels of stress.


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Fast And Safe In Industry 4.0 With Smart Igus Energy Supply On Long Travels

Fast And Safe In Industry 4.0 With Smart Igus Energy Supply On Long Travels Smart plastics EC.T sensor monitors the condition of five times more abrasion-resistant high-speed polymer glide bars in e-chains


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HP Reveals Bold New Commitments for Driving a Circular and Low-Carbon Economy

HP Incorporated has released its 2018 Sustainable Impact Report and has set new long-term goals.


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igus Introduces Maintenance-Free 3D Printed Grippers

igus, a manufacturer of plastic plain bearings, spherical bearings, linear guides, cable carriers and continuous-flex cables, has introduced its 3D-printed plastic grippers that enables manufacturers to save on costs and time.


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Igus Guide Trough System For Plastic Energy Chains

The guidelite plus trough system from igus is now made of the new improved material igumid EG+. This ensures high chemical resistance so that the use of the cost-effective guide trough is ideal for electroplating and fertiliser production. Thanks to its ultra-light, modular design, the assembly is also greatly simplified.


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