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Textile machines

Maintenance and self-lubricating, high-performance polymers for the textile industry

In the textile industry, using lubrication-free and dust-resistant components has top priority. With the maintenance-free and tribologically optimised high-performance polymers from igus, these and many other requirements are fully complied with. igus products require no additional lubrication and impress due to their long service life and smooth running even at high cycle rates in textile machines.


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xiros® deep groove ball bearings

xiros BB-6000

  • Self-lubricating and maintenance-free
  • Lightweight
  • Corrosion-resistant
  • Dirt-resistant
  • Washable

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iglide® plain bearings

iglidur plain bearings

  • Self-lubricating and maintenance-free 
  • Resistant to corrosion and dirt
  • High resistance to pressure and wear
  • Low coefficient of friction
  • High mechanical damping

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igubal® spherical bearings

igubal

  • Self-lubricating and maintenance-free 
  • Extremely cost-effective
  • Insensitive to dust and dirt
  • Corrosion-resistant
  • Can be used in liquid media

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drylin® W linear guide

drylin W

  • Extremely cost-effective
  • Self-lubricating and maintenance-free 
  • Corrosion-resistant
  • Quiet operation
  • Lightweight

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Energy supply systems

e2000

  • High torsional resistance
  • Smallest inner heights and bend radii
  • Available as e-chains or fully enclosed e-tube
  • Cable-friendly interior
  • Extender crossbar for guiding suction hoses

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chainflex® cables

Chainflex cables

  • 36-month chainflex® guarantee
  • Unharnessed or harnessed
  • Developed for moving applications
  • Predictable service life

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Individually manufactured special bearings

Your component made to your design in the desired quantity and material!

Special solutions are just as much part of the igus product range as standard parts. Our experts match the choice of the manufacturing process and the component material precisely to your needs. The right material for your purposes is selected from a wide range of wear-resistant and maintenance-free high-performance polymers.

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Applications in the textile industries


Tested in the test laboratory for use in the real world

Glance into the dry-tech® test laboratory In the industry's largest test laboratory iglidur plain bearings and drylin linear guides are put to the acid test.
Glance into the test laboratory for chainflex® cables and e-chains® Take a look at our test laboratory for chainflex cables and e-chains, where tests are run for 10 billion cycles every year.