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triflex® R for Multi-Axis
Robotic Cable Management

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Robot dress packs: flexible cable carriers & accessories for multi-axis robots

triflex® R is a multi-axis energy chain designed for use in a wide variety of robotic applications, and is an essential component of your robot dress pack. Compared to corrugated tubes & hoses, triflex® R cable management systems provide various benefits for moving applications, including:


  • Defined bend radius
  • Defined torsion stop
  • Easy to lengthen and shorten
  • Ball and socket link design
  • Multiple cavities reduce cable abrasion
  • Simple filling
  • Also available as a complete solution with chainflex® cables

View the triflex® R catalog

triflex product design features  

Select your triflex R system:

triflex® R - TRE

  • Most common style
  • Easy fill – fast cable installation and removal
  • Reduces time to change cables by 75%
  • High strength due to external stop-dogs
  • Two chambers for cable separation

Shop TRE

triflex® R - TRCF

  • Closed design with snap-lock mechanism for fast opening with screwdriver
  • Impact and abrasion resistant
  • Easy assembly and disassembly
  • Available with special bend radii for laser welding
  • Three chambers for cable separation


triflex® R - TRC

  • Closed design to repel debris
  • Impact and abrasion resistant
  • Easy assembly and disassembly
  • Two chambers for cable separation


Shop TRC

triflex® R - TRLF

  • Snap-lock mechanism for fast opening by hand or with screwdriver
  • Economical option for less demanding applications
  • Best for large, stiff hoses or multiple cables
  • Easy assembly and disassembly
  • Not recommended for axis 3-6


triflex® R - TRL

  • Easy fill – fast cable installation and removal
  • Economical option for less demanding applications
  • Easy assembly and disassembly
  • Extremely lightweight
  • Not recommended for axis 3-6

Shop TRL

QuickChain 100 tool  
QuickChain 100 tool

Enter your cable information and then select the triflex® cable carrier size to ensure that your cables will fit.  If they don’t fit, simply go back and choose a larger triflex® size. 

Use the QuickChain 100 tool

Additional robot dress pack & triflex® R products

triflex retraction systems  
triflex® R retraction systems

Choose between pneumatic, fiber rod, linear and cost-effective triflex® R retraction systems to prevent loops and save space.

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standard mounting brackets  
triflex® R assemblies and accessories

Browse our available accessories, including fiber rod modules, protectors, heat shields and UR clips.

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triflex cobot kit  
triflex® R cobot kits

Browse plastic and hook and loop mounting brackets for cable management systems used on collaborative robots (cobots).

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Toolbox Resources

Application examples

Pharmaceutical industry

In the manufacture of modern drugs, the utmost demands on quality are made in regard to microbial and particulate cleanliness. In this application, highly precise pick-and-place robots are used to clean, sterilize, fill and seal bottles through several procedures. 

Learn more about triflex R in the pharmaceutical industry

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