Inquiry / Contact
igus® Canada

180 Bass Pro Mills Drive


Ontario L4K 0G9

(800) 965-2496
+1 905 7608688

Online Tools and Configurators

iglide® bearing and bushings

iglide bearings
Use iglide® bearing and bushing tools

drylin® linear bearings and slides

drylin linear bearing and slides
Use drylin® tools and configurators

3D & SLS Printing, Custom Parts

3D & SLS Printing, Custom Parts
Use 3D & SLS Printing, Custom Parts tools

Low Cost Automation and Robotics

Use LCA & Robotics tools

e-chain® cable carrier tools

Product Finder

In just a few clicks, the right energy chain based on your specific requirements will be reported. Simply enter desired height, width, bending radius, travel and load weight, and e-chain® options immediately appear. You will also be given prices, delivery times and CAD files.

Use the Product Finder

e-chain® Expert Configurator

The system configurator for e-chains® allows you to build the exact model for your needs. Select chainflex® cables to be used in the e-chain®, specific dimensions, types of movement, environment, interior separation and strain relief to create the ideal system. A parts lists and option to send the final product right to your cart is also available.

Use the Configurator

Classic System Configurator

The classic system configurator is a straightforward tool to help you generate the exact energy chain system for your needs. Enter a system type, series, and dimensions, and you can directly place chainflex® cables into the e-chain® as desired. Configurations can be provided in 3D.

Use the Configurator

Robot Dresspack Configurator

The Robot Dresspack Configurator is your complete aid for equipping robots with cable carrier systems. Choose your robot type, select an e-chain® in desired size, arrange the lateral connection and add directly to your shopping cart. All individual parts are grouped under one overall part number for each robot axis.

Use the Configurator

Service Life Calculator

With the service life calculator for e-chains®, you can discover the approximate service life of your desired cable management system. Choose the acceleration, speed, fill weight and length of travel, and you will be given the calculated result. You can also use the sliding scale to indicate which external influences could affect service life, such as dirt, impact or temperature.

Use the Calculator

e-chain® CAD Library

No registration needed and completely free of charge.  Easily download CAD models of e-chains in various file formats.

Use the e-chain® CAD Library

chainflex® cable tools

chainflex® Product Finder

The chainflex® product finder quickly reports all eligible cables that meet your specific requirements. Simply select your desired cable type, enter the parameters of your application and browse the recommended options. You will then be redirected to the online shop, where you can place your order.

Use the Product Finder

chainflex® Service Life Calculator

The service life calculator for chainflex® cables reports an accurate estimation of cable lifetime based on your application’s parameters. Enter cable type, travel distance, working temperature and bending radii and within seconds you will receive an accurate lifetime prediction for the cable.

Use the Calculator

readycable® Product Finder

Check out the readycable® product finder to instantly receive a list of cables that meet your needs. The tool computes the most suitable assembled cables for your application, and orders can then directly be placed. Cables are drawn from a database of 3,200 cables in accordance with 22 manufacturers’ standards.


iglide® bearing & bushing tools

Plain bearing configurator

Wondering how an iglide® bearing will perform in your application? The plain bearing configurator takes your bearing requirements and provides an in-depth analysis of suitable iglide® materials and their service life calculations. Users can compare materials and have the results compiled into reports.

Use the plain bearing configurator

Plain bearing material selector

The plain bearing material selector instantly reports the iglide® materials suited for your requirements. Enter parameters such as static surface pressure levels and application temperatures, and the tool provides the materials that are eligible. Bearings are even categorized by estimated shipping times.

Use the material selector

Spherical bearing configurator

This configurator tool is a simple, three-step expert system. Enter your requirements for the self-aligning igubal® bearings, and a breakdown of solutions that will work for you is reported. Bearings can be customized, and results can be compared or sent directly to the online shop.

Use the bearing configurator

Plastic ball bearing configurator

The ball bearing configurator determines, in just a few steps, the ball bearing that is suitable for your application. Enter dimensions, loads and other parameters, and expected service life will also be calculated. You can request additional information or submit an order.

Use the configurator 

Slewing ring configurator

With this tool, users can input their requirements and be provided with appropriate PRT slewing ring bearings. Once the desired bearing is selected, it can be configured with custom designs and accessories. Service life predictions and costs are also provided, and bearings can be purchased directly in the tool.

Visit our Slewing ring configurator

Bearing CAD

igus® provides downloadable CAD files with our free software. All plain, PRT, spherical and ball bearings can be found with extensive information, and 2D or 3D CAD models are easily generated.

Get bearing CAD files

Bar stock expert system

Enter your requirements for bearings made of iglide® bar stock and the expert tool provides an extensive suitability and service life analysis of the respective iglide® materials. Compare materials and get product comparisons reports, or send us a direct inquiry for your individual iglide® bar stock plain bearings.

drylin® linear bearings, slides & lead screw tools

Linear Guide Configurator

With this all-encompassing drylin® tool for linear components, users can find and configure a linear guide to suit certain application requirements. Further, system service life can be calculated to get an idea of how long the linear guide will last. Configuration orders can also be placed and CAD files can be downloaded.

Use the Linear Guide Configurator

Linear Component CAD

Looking for a quick, simple way to get the CAD files you need? Our CAD software has all igus® products ready for you to browse through, with the in-depth information you need. You’ll find all drylin® technology with part numbers, product descriptions, various views in 3D and 2D, downloads and more. 

Get linear component CAD files

dryspin® Lead Screw Configurator

This tool is ideal for users looking for the right lead screw component for their application. The digital system quickly calculates the best components and their predicted service life based on entered machine requirements. Complete systems can be configured, and CAD files are also available.

Use the Lead Screw configurator

dryspin® Lead Screw Product Finder

The dryspin® Lead Screw Product Finder is for configuring lead screw systems. Dimensioned drawings for your configuration are generated directly, and you can then order the system, download the CAD files or request further information. The interface is very user-friendly and information is reported within seconds.

Use the dryspin® Lead Screw Product Finder

dryspin® Lead Screws and Nuts CAD

With the igus® CAD software, you can find the lead screw product you need from a wide range of options. Simply select the product group, product came, 2D or 3D format, then create the CAD model by clicking “generate.” You can also import the model directly into your CAD system, or download to your computer.

Get lead screw and nuts CAD files

Linear Actuator Configurator

This Linear Actuator Configurator is a comprehensive system for finding components based on your requirements, configuring your own unique system, calculating service life, downloading CAD files and placing an order—all in one place. By simply entering your parameters, the recommended slide table/linear actuators will be reported, which you can select and add to your shopping cart.

Use the Linear Actuator Configurator

drylin® HTS Screw Driven Actuator Configurator

Build your own HTS screw driven actuator system! This tool takes your application parameters and system requirements (such as machine temperature, shaft material and installation size), offers options to add journal machining or accessories, and presents your configured system. If you’re ready to order, send your HTS actuator to the shopping cart.

Use the HTS Screw Driven Actuator Configurator

Linear Actuators with Motors CAD

Receive CAD files instantly with the igus® tool. Select the drylin® linear bearing product group, and you will see the range of drylin® product lines to choose from. Once you find the exact product you need more information on, you’ll be able to see the CAD models in various views with downloadable PDF versions.

Linear Actuators with Motors CAD

Linear shaft configurator (metric)

Use the configurator to quickly find the right shaft for your application and configure it according to your requirements. You can then order the shaft for purchase or request further information from us if needed.

Use the configurator


Low Cost Automation and Robotics

robolink configurator

With the robolink® configurator, you can quickly and easily configure your individual robolink® D robotic arm using an intuitive CAD interface. Select individual components step by step, simulate movement, export parts lists and more. You can also download configurations, request more information or transfer products to the shopping cart.

Use the robolink configurator

robolink control software

The downloadable, intuitive robolink control software facilitates programming of individual articulated arms. The tool is free, available for all robotic arm versions, allows for 1-5 degrees of freedom and is very user-friendly. Motion control configurations can also be stored for future use.
Get robolink control software

robolink CAD

Get the robotic CAD files you need with our online tool! This free program is stored with all robolink® joints, adapters, articulated arms, motor kits, gear drives and more. The components’ CAD information is available in various views with downloadable PDFs.

Get robolink CAD files

3D & SLS Printing, Custom Parts tools

3D printing service

igus® 3D printed parts are made of high-performance plastics for extreme wear resistance. With this tool, users can easily upload STEP files, determine desired iglide® materials, view prices, order parts or request a quote—all with the touch of a button. Comparable iglide® wear rates can also be reported.

Try the 3D print tool

3D gear configurator

Configure 3D printed gear wheels and use them directly, without rework, here. Diameters and specific measurements can be entered, and gear designs can be detailed. 3D views of the configurations are also automatically generated.

Use the 3D gear configurator

3D & bar stock CAD

This tool allows users to download CAD files for 3D printed bearings, gears, rollers and bar stock. Views of components appear in both 2D and 3D, and detailed product information is available. Individual designs can also be easily uploaded and configured.

Get 3D & bar stock CAD files