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igus® solutions for sailboats

Self-tacking jib

drylin curved profile guides

Individually curved drylin linear guides for self-tacking jib.

Roller reefing

igubal spherical bearings

Spherical igubal bearings compensate for angle and tolerance errors in roller reefing (jib furler/spinnaker pole).

Bow thruster

iglidur PRT slewing ring bearings

Lubrication-free iglidur PRT slewing ring bearings for bow thrusters.

Carriage systems

drylin W carriage systems

Corrosion-resistant drylin W profile guides for carriage systems.

Bilge pump

iglidur H1

Durable, lubrication-free iglidur plain bearings in a bilge pump.

Kicking strap

iglidur bar stock

"Lubrication-free customised geometry" made from iglidur bar stocks for kicking straps.

Jam cleat

iglidur G plain bearings

Maintenance-free iglidur plain bearings for high edge pressures in jam cleats.

Hatches with plain bearings

drylin WJRM hybrid bearings

Smooth drylin hybrid bearings for hatch movements.

Steering systems

iglidur J

iglidur J plain bearings for fast and slow movement in the steering system.

Dodgers and bimini tops


drylin N low-profile linear guide

drylin N low-profile linear guides for installation spaces of 9mm - 12mm for dodgers/bimini tops.

Additional products for sail boats, yachts and motor boats

iglidur P

Low total moisture absorption, high mechanical strength, cost-effective, low wear rates.

drylin SLW-ES linear system

Stainless steel version

The compact stainless steel variants of the lead screw linear units are used in harsh environments.

drylin R shaft guide

Corrosion-resistant linear adapters made of stainless steel (VA 1.4305). Dimension equal to ball bearings.

Solutions for other vessels