autoglide 5 – perfect use of the busbar system

dklein | 4. December 2020

igus developed autoglide 5 to be a true alternative to busbar systems – for power and data transmission in compact spaces and for fast lane movement. In this article, we explain the disadvantages of the busbar system. We’ll also show you how to improve your technology with the autoglide 5 system. Disadvantages of busbar technology […]


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 […]


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 […]


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.


Stripping cables – who wants to do that?

Andreas Muckes | 19. November 2020

I don’t know any electrician who enjoys stripping cables. Stripping is no fun on a workbench. At a machine, the lack of space and poor lighting often presents us with completely different challenges and also involves a risk of injury. In a control cabinet between terminal blocks and other components, it is just not possible […]