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Packaging industry

Applications

 
Beverage technology

igus® products are used in applications for filling, inspection, palletizing/transport, labelling, cleaning and blow-molding

 
General packaging

igus® products are used in applications for forming, filling and sealing machines, vacuum sealing, metering systems, tobacco processing, top loaders, tubular bag machines, pharmaceutical packaging weighing machines and strapping machines.

 
Food industry

igus® products are used in applications for wafer baking machines, in sausage, fish and meat processing, and in confectionery.

Featured products

iglide® A350  
iglide® A350 plastic plain bearings

The new bearing material for the food industry. High temperature and wear resistance and low coefficients of friction.

DryLin® HTSC-HYD slide tables  
DryLin® HTSC-HYD slide tables

Easy to clean. Chemical and corrosion resistant. Maintenance and lubrication free.

 
iglide® piston rings

Attach, clip on, insert - up to 40% cost savings.

 DryLin® W Adjustable linear guides  
DryLin® W Adjustable linear guides

drylin® W linear guides: now adjustable with our simple "Turn-to-Fit" mechanism.

EasyTube  
DryLin SET EasyTube

The anodized aluminum tube guides the slide carriage and, at the same time, protects the leadscrew from external influences.

 
iglide® bar stock

Our iglide® materials are now available as bar stock for custom components and prototypes.

iglide® A200 plain bearings  
iglide® A200 plain bearings

FDA compliant material for applications with low to medium loads.

 
RX Tube enclosed cable carrier

New generation enclosed cable carrier for optimal protection of cables and hoses against external influences.

 
TwisterBand cable carrier

For rotary movements in restricted space applications, such as in robotics.

Technical information

Product lines

iglide® product overview  
iglide® plain bearings

Increase service life, reduce costs and eliminate lubrication requirements. Available from stock.

igubal® self-aligning bearings overview  
igubal® spherical bearings

Complete range of plastic, self-aligning, maintenance-free bearings. Available from stock.

drylin® product overview  
DryLin® linear bearings

Lubrication-free, lightweight, silent-running, modular, durable, and cost-effective linear bearings, guides, and slide tables.

energy chain cable carrier product overview  
energy chain cable carriers

Cable carriers are the umbilical cord of modern machines. Customized to your requirements from stock.

 
Chainflex® continuous-flex cables

Special cables for energy chains: tested and proven. Over 850 types available from stock.

readychain® product overview  
readychains®

Pre-assembled, ready-to-install energy chain systems for your machines.

xiros® plastic ball bearing  
xiros® lubrication-free polymer ball bearings

Dry-running and suitable for high temperatures. Available from stock.

Stainless steel products  
Stainless steel solutions

Advantages: high corrosion and chemical resistance.

iglide® custom bearings  
iglide® custom bearings

Special designs and materials - almost anything is possible.

Online tools

Calculate online  
iglide® Expert

Find the best plain bearing for your application here, along with a precise calculation of its service life.

Calculate online  
igubal® Expert

Find the best spherical bearing for your application here, along with a precise calculation of its service life.

 drylin® Expert 2.0  
DryLin® Expert 2.0

Find the right linear bearing in 4 simple steps. Choosing drylin® linear bearings has never been so easy.

3D-CAD data  
iglide® CAD

Models for iglide® products in different formats for various systems.

3D-CAD data  
igubal® CAD

igubal® product models in different formats for various systems.

3D-CAD data  
DryLin® CAD

Linear guide system construction with different file formats for various systems.

Resources

PDF - Download (10/2009 - German)  
Brochure

FDA compatible bearings for the food and packaging industry.

igus® press  
Press room

Read news releases, press photos and application stories released to the media.

Video library  
Videos

Videos of igus® products.