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additive manufacturing

igus® 2019 as an exhibitor at the Rapid.Tech + FabCon in Erfurt

Dirk Zacharias | 26. June 2019

Experience 3D-printing with igus® live This year, too, we will be there to present our latest 3D printing innovations and products at the Erfurt trade fair. All topics related to Additive Manufacturing will be exhibited. We have everything that matters at our stand – from filaments and our FDM, SLS and SLA printing processes up […]

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gas ring special vehicle

Additive manufacturing in special vehicle construction

Sven Weber | 9. April 2019

Motorists with disabilities benefit from “Darios”, a digital gas ring. This allows you to give throttle with your hands on the steering wheel. “Darios 211” consists of over 200 identical parts that slide over the flattened steel ring. These parts consist of iglidur® I3 and are manufactured in 3D printing. How does the gas ring […]

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Maintenance-free 3D-printed grippers make packaging machines effective

Sven Weber | 21. March 2019

More flexibility through 3D printing When an eagle grasps prey, it adapts its grip to the respective size in a lightning fast move. The packaging industry can only dream of this flexibility. Their metal grippers, which for example put the lid on cream jars, are usually limited to a single format. Therefore it often takes […]

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3D printing sprockets

Sprockets from 3D printing make e-bikes whisper

Sven Weber | 21. March 2019

In the last few years, the bicycle has changed from a mere object of utility to a weight-optimized lifestyle object. Not least the electrification has contributed significantly to this trend. Customers want as quiet a run as possible. The excessive background noise of the bicycle chain on the e-bike is a thorn in the side […]

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