Manufacturing custom parts from a drawing can be achieved in various manufacturing options. igus® is renowned for injection moulding parts however if the quantity is low, this might not be the most cost-effective method. This page is to help you identify which option is the best option, technically and economically.
We can also offer advice on the best materials for you applications from out large range of tribo-polymers.
Would you like more information about the different methods of macnufacturing? Our experts will be happy to get in touch with you.
There is no minimum order quantity. You can order 1 part of 10,000. The main thing to consider is the set up is divided by the number of parts so the more you order the cheaper the parts become.
This depends on the complexity of the part, the material availabilty and the capacity of the machine shop however the standard lead time is approx 15 working days.
Absolutely, in fact the earlier we are involved the better as we may be able to offer machining and material advice at the beginning of the design stage.