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igus launches bionic hand for ReBeL cobot

igus launches bionic hand for ReBeL cobot

To enable its ReBeL cobot to be able to take on more human-style tasks, igus has developed a finger gripper. It is made entirely of lubrication-free plastics, making it cost-effective and easy to integrate. igus’s ReBeL is a compact and lightweight cobot that makes it possible to get into robotics with relatively low investment, making […]

By January 2, 2024 Read More →
Wanted: Unique applications for energy chain systems

Wanted: Unique applications for energy chain systems

The vector award from igus has entered the next round – for the ninth time, the award recognises designers and project managers who show creativity and imagination in the use of energy supply systems and cables made of high-performance plastic. Artificial intelligence, machine learning and Industry 4.0 are trending topics in the media and the […]

By November 1, 2023 Read More →
Additively manufactured e-chain rack from igus

Additively manufactured e-chain rack from igus

With the readychain p-rack from igus, customers get a custom-made transport and assembly rack even faster – 3D printed in just 36 hours. Production downtime is expensive. For machine tool manufacturers, for example, it is essential that assembly work on a system is carried out as quickly and efficiently as possible. For the last 10 […]

By October 25, 2023 Read More →
igus helping to tackle the scourge of ocean plastic

igus helping to tackle the scourge of ocean plastic

A rising wave of data shows just how serious ocean plastic pollution has become. igus is minimising waste plastic and helping remove plastic directly from the ocean. As a manufacturer of plastic engineering components, igus takes marine pollution very seriously and is engaged in several programmes to reduce plastic pollution. More than 171 trillion pieces […]

By October 11, 2023 Read More →
Increased efficiency for materials handling tasks

Increased efficiency for materials handling tasks

There are so many applications within the material handling industry that need reliable, effective, and durable products, so it is hardly surprising that there are so many Igus products used in these applications. In this video we see a small selection of Igus parts in action in material handling, from drylin linear systems to energy […]

By June 23, 2023 Read More →
Igus joins network to help companies access IoT

Igus joins network to help companies access IoT

Many industrial companies still have difficulties in digitalising their processes. As a new member of the 80-member Berlin expert network ‘IoT Use Case’, Igus can explain to customers how the entry point works. A packaging system failure in a bread factory can be due to a simple component failure resulting in prolonged downtime and high […]

By June 22, 2023 Read More →
Automate your application in four steps with RBTX

Automate your application in four steps with RBTX

Automation doesn’t need to be complicated. In this video, Igus shows us how simple it can be with the RBTX platform. With the low-cost automation platform RBTX.com, it is a simple four-step process to automate your application, whilst receiving expertise and support along the way. Visit the Igus website for more information See all stories […]

By June 19, 2023 Read More →
Cleanroom e-chain racks up 60 million double strokes

Cleanroom e-chain racks up 60 million double strokes

Igus has proved the abrasion resistance of its e-skin flat energy chain with the first industry test of its kind. Not only did the clean e-chain rack up 60 million double strokes, with 18-months’ life, Igus says it is also 20% cheaper than standard ribbon cables. It meets the needs of applications such as robotic […]

By June 14, 2023 Read More →
Igus scout delivers a new level of customer service

Igus scout delivers a new level of customer service

Excellent customer service is vitally important for every company, and at Igus this is no different. Now the company has introduced its newest customer service experience, Igus scout. This remote service allows Igus experts to help people all over the world with a one-to-one consultation on products and innovations. Watch this space for more information […]

By June 12, 2023 Read More →
Cranfield University team up with the RBTX UK

Cranfield University team up with the RBTX UK

In this video you can see how Cranfield University and the Igus RBTX team came together, with a snapshot into the recent event that took place. With a variety of low-cost robotics on display, the RBTX experts introduced this platform to a range of designers, engineers and students, highlighting the ease in using the platform […]

By June 2, 2023 Read More →