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3D printer parts - How to make a 3D printer from igus® parts

3D printer parts need to be long lasting and fit your exact measurements. Are you currently building your very own 3D printer? Luckily at igus® we can provide you with all the necessary parts to get your printer moving lubrication free! See our entire list of relevant products below

Lubrication-free and maintenance-free technologies and components from igus are already playing a central role in most assembly kits and blueprints for 3D printers. Tribologically optimised high-performance polymers ensure enhanced 3D printing technology and lower costs.

Would you like more information about igus® parts in 3D printers or advice on making a 3D printer? Our experts will be happy to get in touch with you.
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3D printer parts with igus®

E2 micro energy chain

E2 chain
  • High torsion resistance
  • Smallest inner heights and bending radii
  • Large pins for long service life
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drylin® W guides and rails

drylin w
  • Corrosion-resistant, wear-resistant and hygienic 
  • Resistant to dirt, dust and humidity
  • Quiet operation 
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drylin® E stepper motor

stepper motor
  • Powerful in five sizes
  • Motors with metric connector or standard wires
  • With encoder and brake for extra safety
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drylin® trapezoidial lead screw

  • Anti-backlash function available
  • FDA approved available
  • Maintenance-free dry operation
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drylin® W pillow block bearings

pillow block bearing
  • Fast bearing change without dissasembly
  • Smart maintenance directly on the rail
  • Roller bearing
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drylin® R linear bearings

drylin r
  • Low coeddicient of friction
  • Very quiet operation
  • Robust and reliable
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iglidur® i180-PF filament

3D filament
  • Good combination of high wear resistance 
  • Good processing ability with an enclosed printer and igus® adhesive film.
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dryspin® high helix lead screw

  • High helix, trapezoidal and metric threads
  • Stainless steel, steel or hard anodised aluminium
  • Up to 30% longer service life
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drylin® single and double rails

  • Robust and rust-proof
  • Media-resistant
  • Lengths of up to 400mm
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3D parts

Do you need 3D printed parts custom printed?

Do you require individual, wear-resistant components for building your 3D printer or are looking for solutions for quickly manufacturing abrasion-resistant prototypes or small volumes?

Then you can use the igus® 3D printing service: simply upload CAD, select material and compare prices right away.  The completed parts are ready to ship in one to three days. We also offer 3D printing materials for food contact, ESD protection, fire safety and further special properties.
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Application examples of igus® 3D printer parts


I would be happy to answer your questions

Dean Aylott

drytech® sales manager

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