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Iglidur Releases Video of Self-Lubricating Bearings

Tribopolymer specialist igus® now offers 16 iglidur® bearing materials, each one in 113 different standard DIN ISO 3547 dimensions up to diameters of 50  mm. Totalling over 1,300 standard parts, igus® covers all conceivable demands on plain bearings that can be delivered from stock, within 24 hours, and with no minimum order quantities.

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From high temperature to seawater, from food to automotive, the A-to-Z list of materials ranges from iglidur® A181, A350 and A500, all of which are FDA-suitable, to iglidur® Z for extreme environments. In addition, frequently used materials, such as iglidur® G, J, W300, X and M250, are available from stock in standard diameters up to 150mm. All iglidur® materials are self-lubricating and maintenance free.

In order to determine the optimum and most cost-effective bearing that is guaranteed to work for a given application, igus® offers the ‘expert system’. After entering the application parameters (load, speed, temperatures, etc.), the online tool lists the most appropriate products with their prices. The tool also cross-references each proposed material with results from actual material tests to calculate the predicated service life of bearing material.

To watch a short clip that shows the extensive range of iglidur® bearings, please follow this link:

For more information on igus products and to request free product samples, please contact igus on 01604 677240.

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