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How to avoid guide wear on drive chains

In this video, igus demonstrates a wear test that it is currently performing at its test facility in Cologne, Germany. Results show that the iglidur stock plate chain guide has a low coefficient of friction and is therefore significantly more wear resistant compared to traditional materials. As the stock plate is made of regular iglidur materials, igus online tools such as the lifetime calculator are also applicable.

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Blue guide trough system saves time & money

The guidelite plus EG is an all-plastic guide trough system for energy chains, developed specifically for use in chemically corrosive environments, such as those found in galvanising plants and fertiliser production and handling facilities. The guitelite plus EG is significantly cheaper than high-grade stainless steel, which is the traditional material of choice in these aggressive environments.

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Constant pressure valve maintenance tutorial

Correct and timely maintenance is an essential part of keeping a plant running smoothly and preserving process integrity. This new CPV maintenance video gives an easy to follow, step by step visual guide to assist technicians in efficiently carrying out correct valve disassembly, replacement of O-rings and bushings, and reassembly.

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Smart plastics turn Industry 4.0 concepts into reality

Matthew Aldridge, managing director of igus in the UK, hosts a webinar where he explains how smart plastics can help machine builders and system integrators implement and deliver Industry 4.0 technologies in equipment and factories.

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More Videos

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    Watch LOCTITE Bonders pulling a train!(01/06/2017)

    If the new LOCTITE Universal Structural Bonders are strong enough to pull a train, imagine what they can do for your tough repair challenges; the possibilities are limitless.

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    StockSAVER from Werma(25/05/2017)

    New generation Kanban without cards

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    Wireless monitoring & data collection systems(24/05/2017)

    Watch the latest video from Werma describing how SmartMONITOR and AndonSPEED can help you optimise your processes and make a significant improvement to downtime monitoring, recording repetitive fault codes, generating simple and comprehensive status reports without the need for manual recording of data.

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    How ‘lean’ can igus energy chains be?(19/05/2017)

    This video takes a close look at the E4.1L series, which igus developed specifically to save on assembly time. In comparison with standard interior separation, using the E4.1L ‘lean’ interior separation system provides up to an 80 percent time saving.

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    Highlights of Hannover Messe 2017(18/05/2017)

    Dr Stefan Kombüchen runs through key highlights from igus at the recent Hannover Messe. Around 166 new products and accessories were on display, from 3D printed plastic gears with a great service life, to bionically-inspired strain relief cables.

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