News 2014

Universal energy supply systems for every movement: more stable, opens faster, quiet, lighter and many more …

News 2014

E-Chains® Shop

Find info, select and order online Plenty of information about E-Chains®, easy selection and ordering service.

E-Chains® Shop

e-chain® expert

Enter your application parameters in the e-chain® expert to find the right energy chain® solution

e-chain® expert

QuickChain.13

Product finder for e-chains® up to 13m travel Quickly find and configure the right e-chain® for unsupported applications up to 13 m travel

Product finder for e-chains® up to 13 m travel

Service life
calculator

energy chain® service life Enter the additional load, travel distance, speed and acceleration to get the expected service life...

Service life calculation for Energy Chains®

3D-CAD

Downloadable CAD files Free models for all igus e-chains® and accessories in many formats

3D-CAD

3D motion and robots

triflex®, triflex® R, easy triflex®, twisterchain®. special products for robots and multi-axis motions

3D motion and robots

easy chain®, E1

Easy to fill, low cost e-chains® designed for fast and easy filling, in a wide range a sizes.

easy chain®, E1

zipper

easy open and close small and medium-sized e-chains® and energy tubes with quick and easy "zip" opening and closing

zipper chain

E2 micro, mini

Small size small, lightweight energy chains® with internal height from 5 to 41mm. Modular range of interior separation and accessories

E2 micro, mini

E2 medium, E2/000

medium size, with quick opening medium chain link trunking with internal height of 21 to 45 mm, easily opeanable, modular range of interior separation and accessories

E2 medium, E2/000

E4.1, E4/4, E4/00, E4/Light

Heavy duty Heavy duty drag chain for heavy fillweights, long travels and tough applications. Interior heights from 21mm to 350mm. Huge range of modular options and accessories.

E4.1, E4/4, E4/00, E4/Light

E2 tubes, RX tubes

Fully enclosed tubes Enclosed cable carriers offering dirt and debris protection. Internal heights from 21 to 45mm. Modular range of interior separation and accessories.

E2 tubes, RX tubes

E3, E6

low noise, clean room Especially designed cable chain for low noise and vibration - down to 38 dB(A). Smooth running and very low wear at high speeds and accelerations

E3, E6

Avoidance of static charges

System ESD & ATEX Snap-open energy chains® with mounting brackets and interior separation in ESD and ATEX version available from stock.

Avoidance of static charges

Guide troughs, strain relief

Guide troughs for long travel drag chains, in steel, stainless steel and aluminium.
Special strain relief components to ensure long cable life

Guide troughs, strain relief

PMA protective conduit

Conduits to protect flexible electrical cables

PMA protective conduit

Do you need cable?

igus® chainflex® cables for e-chains® chainflex® cables last millions of cycles in e-chains®:
-1000+ types from stock
- no minimum order
- tested and guaranteed

Do you need cable?

QuickChain.60

Product finder and configurator for energy supply systems With the QuickChain.60 you can create your complete energy supply system for long travels from 10 m to 60 m in a few minutes.

Product finder and configurator for energy supply systems

Interior separation configurator

Configure your e-chain® Quickly and easily configure cables and hoses within your e-chain®, and download your drawing and partlist

To the configurator

Product finder

Answer just two questions... ...and find a suitable cable chain quickly and easily with the e-chain® product finder

e-chain® product finder

Why igus® energy chains®?

igus® energy chains® To protect and guide moving cables:
-configured in minutes
-delivered in hours
-last for years

Why igus® plastic energy chains®

Cost down, life up

Real world applications See where igus® energy chain systems® have reduced cost and increased performance

Real world applications using igus® products

Industry solutions

igus® offers you a customized entry here with suitable products for your industry and specific application.

Industry solutions

Reduce drive power by up to 57%

New tests: With P4 you save up to 60% energy: Energyefficient polymer energy chains and cables reduce consumption by up to 57%.

Reduce drive power by up to 57%

QuickRobot

Equipment support for various types of robots. Complete equipment for all or individual axes bundled in a part number.

QuickRobot

vector® award 2014

Fourth worldwide energy supply contest Competition for innovative and challenging energy supply solutions, using plastic energy chain systems® and cables

vector® award 2014
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