My contact person
igus® Ltd.

Caswell Road

Northampton, NN4 7PW

01604 677240


robolink® robot parts and components

To the online shop

Low Cost Automation - robolink®

Advantages of the modular Low Cost Robotics articulated arm

  • Modular approach
  • Low cost
  • High flexibility: wide choice of end effectors
  • Lightweight construction
  • Precision ≤ 1mm
  • 2-5 degrees of freedom (DOF)
  • Return on Investment (ROI) after 4 to 7 months (depending on control system)
  • Lubrication-free
  • Free CAD downloads
  • robolink design and simulate online

robolink from igus offers you two ways of benefiting from the advantages of Low Cost Automation:
1. Create your own individual solution.
2. Choose one of our pre-configured robolink articulated arms.

robolink® modular kit

Click on the icon to enlarge the infographic.


You have the choice: ready-to-use complete system or custom solution

robolink® DCi  
Buy - robolink DCi

The robolink DCi is delivered with a perfectly matched control system and software for intuitive programming. The system can therefore be used immediately and you can set up your own automation process in no time.
» Buy robolink DCi here
» More information

robolink® D Komplettsystem Roboterarm  
Build - a complete robot arm (electro-mechanical)

Select the desired robolink model in our shop and combine it with its own control system. All complete systems consist of robolink joints, suitable drive motors and connecting plates tailored to each other.

» Buy complete robot arms here
» More information

robolink® selber konfigurieren  
Build - a customised solution

Configure and order your own robot arm quickly and easily with the intuitive robolink designer. We provide CAD files and data sheets of our robolink products free of charge so that you can better plan your automation project.
» Configure yourself with the robolink designer
» Go to the CAD files

Robot programming with iRC  

igus® Robot Control training

Introduction to robot programming

Learn how to programme our drylin® linear robot, our robolink® robot or delta robot for your individual application, in theory and in practice. In our training, you will learn how to use our control system and make your automation solution ready for use.

Register for training now

robolink® Designer - an igus® online tool  

Configure and simulate robolink®

Configure a robolink® articulated arm according to your requirements and simulate movement sequences. A finished robolink® robot including parts list is just a few clicks away.

Go to the robolink® designer

Selected application examples

Articulated and linear robots for cost-effective automation

An example from the igus range: assembly of multi-axis articulated robolink and drylin linear robots with matching control system as a pick & place unit, automated together, plus fully lubrication-free and maintenance-free e-chains in the igus factory in Cologne.
Do you have any questions on robolink? We have already answered the most common questions in an extensive FAQ section.

In order to automate monotonous sorting work, MATRIUM GmbH combined its own components with individual robolink components in order to configure a customised solution for the shown sorting process.


In order to remove mobile phone half-shells from a hazardous area of a machine with coolant spraying water, a robolink articulated arm is used by a machine tool manufacturer.


robolink blog - stay informed

Martin Raak programmes robolink® robot arms  

Product Manager Martin Raak writes about product innovations, creative application examples and provides exclusive insights into the development of robolink.

Development history

robolink® development history  

igus has been developing robotic articulated arms and their associated tools since 2009. Here you can find out how it all began and what progress robolink has made.

robolink News

robolink® News  

What kind of news is available? Learn all about new robolink products, components and important news directly from us.


I would be happy to answer your questions personally

Shipping and consultation

In person:

Monday to Friday from 8am - 8pm.
Saturdays from 8am- 12pm.