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Throughput time and its significance for your production

Beke Nieszytka | 2. August 2019

Throughput time is one of the most important parameters in industrial production. It is a reflection of cost, quality and delivery time.


Dimensioning and harnessing of rectangular connectors

Beke Nieszytka | 9. July 2019

In the area of heavy rectangular connectors for the industry, there are several reputable manufacturers in the market – Harting with its well-known Han Series, Weidmüller Rockstar, Wieland Revos, Ilme, Lapp Epic, HTC, Tyco, Ammphenol, Multicontact, Phoenix, Wain and many more.


Bus failure due to cable break paralyses own production

Andreas Muckes | 9. July 2019

It is as clear as daylight that the energy chain is the umbilical cord of the machine and that the cables in it are to be regarded as neural pathways. For this reason, it is very important to choose a cable quality that will permanently meet the requirements of motion. We have preached this for […]


Servo cable for motors in high frequency control

Andreas Muckes | 2. July 2019

Today’s high-frequency-controlled drives and motors, so-called Variable Frequency Drives (VFD), are demanding and technically sensitive. The servo cables used for this purpose are therefore not only means to an end, but ultimately even tip the scale. Why? Because even the nature of the materials used, in this case, the insulation material, can have a huge […]


Single core instead of multi-core motor cable for high-performance lead screws

Andreas Muckes | 28. June 2019

Cost-effective and flexible are the buzz words experts listen to for machine tools. You too? Then you should definitely get acquainted with the chainflex® cable CF310.UL. The flexible conductor cable with fine stranded wire was developed by igus® for the use of energy chains in machine tools. Why? Because it is a space-saving alternative to […]