Ball bearings in copy machines: Why xiros® is the right choice

Patrick Czaja | 4. December 2020

Polymer ball bearings are being used more and more frequently in copy machines. Why? They are lubrication-free, low-maintenance and extremely lightweight. No external lubrication is necessary and contamination of the application environment can be ruled out.

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Lead screw support

Zoe Moser | 4. December 2020

Our lead screw support blocks are available in thread sizes of 6 mm. Choice of mounting: plain bearings or, with higher dynamics, ball bearings (BB). All lead screw support blocks, like the matching lead screw clamp rings, are supplied in hard anodised aluminium.

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Thoroughly tested – the test laboratory for xiros® polymer ball bearings

Patrick Czaja | 4. December 2020

Our test laboratory for polymer ball bearings generates the knowledge essential for refinements and new product designs. There is even more benefit to our customers, since we pool our test results and experience in our online tool. They help in selecting the right product for our customers’ individual applications.

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A clever practical example of EC. P condition monitoring

Richard Habering | 2. December 2020

Worum geht es? Beim Abbau sowie bei der anschließenden Lagerung von Bauxit, einemSedimentgestein zur Aluminiumoxidproduktion, bildet sich eine MengeStaub, der vor allem für die beweglichen Maschinenteile derFördereinheiten eine große Herausforderung darstellt. Um den Einsatz von Energieketten noch sicherer und gleichzeitig auch bequemer zu machen, kommt die Zustandsüberwachung (Condition Monitoring) EC.P zum Einsatz. Was ein EC.P […]

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A virtual trade show stand – what links the trade show experience to the online world?

Nils Jäger | 2. December 2020

We remain innovative.  Lots has happened at igus since the Corona outbreak. In addition to all the changes required personally from each individual during this time, many internal measures have been implemented to avoid employee infection and keep the business running. Our customers need our products, and we feel it our duty to continue to […]

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