At IMTS, igus (East Providence, RI) will showcase the world’s fastest harnessed e-chain, fail-safe cables with three-year guarantees and maintenance-free bearing technology that can produce a 40 percent cost savings and other products. igus will focus on 10 trends for modernizing and protecting machines at IMTS. They are:
- Ready-to-install complete systems.
- Chip protection for cables.
- Lean Assembly; easy installation.
- Energy efficiency on long travel distances.
- Energy supply for rotary motions.
- Industry 4.0 with smart plastics.
- Failsafe cables with warranty.
- Low-cost automation and robotics.
- Lubrication and maintenance-free bearing technology.
- 3D printing of wearing parts.
See the products at IMTS booth #134521.