November 2020 – igus Blog

How polymer spherical bearings ensure more efficient energy generation

igu-blog-adm | 30. November 2020

Everyone has seen them at some point. Individual solar modules on a house roof or many of them arranged to create a solar power plant. These solar modules are generally fixed in place, oriented optimally to catch the sun. In large solar power plants, energy is generated more efficiently with special tracking systems, the “solar […]


Lead screw nut material

Zoe Moser | 26. November 2020

dryspin® lead screw technology offers the right lead screw nut material for any technical requirement. But what exactly are its advantages? And how do I find the right lead screw nut material for my application?


How does selling cables work in the Corona crisis?
And what does all of this mean for staff and customers?

Nils Jäger | 26. November 2020

Much has changed this year. We are in the midst of the Corona crisis. The changes it has caused affect both private and professional life. In this article, we will tell you how to buy cables in the Corona crisis. How are we doing? Each of us would certainly answer this question differently, and the […]


Ball bearings in ATMs: polymer excels here as well

Patrick Czaja | 25. November 2020

ATMs are among the igus® xiros® ball bearings applications. Our polymer ball bearings fully demonstrate their superiority to metallic ball bearings in these applications. xiros® radial deep groove ball bearings are advantageous because they not only require no maintenance or lubrication, but also eliminate lubrication contamination on banknotes.


A boost to your overall equipment effectiveness (OEE)

Marco Thull | 24. November 2020

e-skin® system: increases overall equipment effectiveness and improves yields on manufacturing lines.