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Components made of high-performance polymers, turned or milled according to customer specifications.

Bar stock turned or milled according to your specifications No problem. igus® uses bar stock to manufacture components or prototypes individually according to your specifications, whereby the bar stock is in the form of round rods, hollow rods or plates and consists of iglidur® high-performance polymers. What is special about these polymers is that they are especially wear-resistant and are maintenance-free.

All igus® manufacturing methods at a glance

Special bearings
overview page

Customised bearings made of iglidur® high-performance polymers  

Find out everything about special bearings from igus®.

Injection moulding
of special bearings

Injection moulding with iglidur® high-performance polymers  

Your desired component injection-moulded and made of iglidur® high-performance polymers.

Special bearings

3D printing filaments consisting of iglidur® high-performance polymers  

3D printing service for customised parts - delivered from 24 hrs.

Injection moulding
with aluminium or
plastic mould

3D-printed injection moulding tool  

Cost-effective injection moulds made of iglidur® high-performance plastics or aluminium.   

Your tailor-made iglidur® component in only three steps!

Enquiry form with upload function  
1. Submit an enquiry

Fill in the form with some basic information.
Fill in here!

Bar stock consisting of iglidur® high-performance polymers is turned to achieve the correct shape.  
2. We turn, mill and drill holes in your component according to your specifications

The production process at igus® starts as soon as your order is received.

Delivery of the turned or milled components  
3. You receive your finished product

We make everything ready to ship and deliver your desired component as quickly as possible.

iglidur® granules for making individual components  
The right material for your project!

We offer you over 50 tribologically optimised materials for countless applications in which
wear-resistance is a necessity. Irrespective of whether your application is exposed to high
temperatures, contact with media or wear-intensive conditions – igus® almost always
offers a solution.

igus® sample box for special parts  
Free sample box

The box contains samples and all the important information regarding individual, i.e. customised, components.

Versatile iglidur® plain bearings  
Advantages of iglidur® materials

Each of our specially developed high-performance polymers possesses unique properties.

iglidur® plain bearings online shop  
igus® online shop

Here, you can find all the standard parts and information on the numerous iglidur® materials.

igus® online tools  
Online tools

With the free online tools, you can calculate the service life of our products or configure them.  

Application examples of our customers

Application example: 3D printing service  

Fast availability at a low price and use under hygienic conditions were important prerequisites for this 3D-printed gripper.

Application example of bar stock machining  

igus® has taken on the challenge of providing the bearing system for a microscope arm. In this case, highly precise guidance of a lamp is required.

Application example of injection moulding method  

In agricultural applications, hay rakes are subjected to continuous stress. No problem for special bearings made of iglidur® materials!