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Everything for the smart engineer
Get your custom-made linear leadscrew system with just a few clicks
In order to save you time, money and effort, we have developed the drylin® SHT configurator for linear systems, the very best solution. You can configure your linear system in our online tool to your own specifications and, thanks to the tool's excellent functionality, ensure fast and accurate results in the form of a 3D model and a technical drawing with detailed dimensions.

Try it out, it's also a lot of fun!

Best wishes,
Melissa Paltoft
Marketing Coordinator
Treotham Automation
Quickly and easily configure lubrication-free drylin® SHT linear systems online and order at a great price: See the short video for the advantages and how it works.
Other news items below:
drylin® linear system in use
Small e-chains® for highly dynamic applications
Ethernet cable with a bend radius of 7.5 x d
Standard linear system quickly from stock
New tools for the smart engineer
Insights from the igus® lab
motion plastics® on site

Did you know?
According to a study conducted in spring 2017, the process costs in a company can be halved and half an hour of working time can be saved for each ordering transaction thanks to the digitisation of the procurement process.1

motion plastics® in use
drylin® SHT
Bend testing device for welded seams
A drylin® SHT linear system is used to adjust the format of a bending die. The benefits here are positioning precision and lack of play of the testing device. In addition, the absence of need for lubrication or maintenance, robustness, and the long service life of the machine, which is primarily used on construction sites, are especially important.
Find out more...

Reduce costs and improve your equipment
520 examples of e-chains® online
550 examples of iglidur® bearings online
motion plastics® Highlights in February
Small e-chains® for highly dynamic applications

Small e-chains® for highly dynamic applications
Modular system with very small and light e-chains®. Strong and available in many versions. "Upgrades" to openable versions are available for many types. Including a practical opening tool.
E2 micro® e-chains® in online shop

Need help choosing?
Click here to go directly to the e-chain® product finder.

chainflex® Ethernet cables
Ethernet cable with a bend radius of 7.5 x d
The smallest bend radius on the market for Ethernet cables in moving e-chain® applications. Can be used at temperatures down to -35 °C. With 36 month guarantee**. CFBUS.LB in the chainflex® online shop

Do you want pre-harnessed chainflex® Ethernet cables?
No problem with igus® readycable®.
Standard linear system quickly from stock
Standard linear system quickly from stock
In addition to individual configuration of the drylin® SHT linear systems, standard solutions can be supplied quickly from stock. Stroke freely selectable, drive by means of hand wheel or motors.
Online shop for drylin® drive technology

"Marry" your motor to drylin® linear units: accessories for motor connections.
For the smart engineer: New tools for when you are on the move
New in the app store
Find CAD models when you are on the move as well
With our TraceParts app, you can quickly and easily access the CAD models of our products while you are on the move. The free app supports the common CAD formats (e.g. SOLIDWORKS, CATIA, Pro/ENGINEER & Creo, Inventor and AutoCAD). The models can be sent to an e-mail address directly from the app.

Free of charge for iOS and Android.
Insights from the igus® lab
This is why our online tools are so reliable
Since 2001, the data gained from the tests carried out in the igus® test laboratory have been used for the development of our online tools. Thanks to the mass of real data, the service life calculators enable you to reliably calculate the service life for practically any of our products, depending on the parameters of your application.
Find out more about the huge igus® test laboratory.

Treotham Automation
14 Sydenham Road Brookvale NSW 2100
Ph: 02 9907 1788, Fax: 02 9907 1778

9 / 1 – 7 Friars Rd Moorabbin VIC 3189
Ph: 03 9555 4890, Fax: 03 9555 6825

35 Prosperity Place Geebung QLD 4034
Ph: 07 3633 0010, Fax: 07 3633 0025

Unit 1, 14 Profit Pass Wangara WA 6065
Ph: 08 9303 2347, Fax: 08 9303 2348

13C Vogler Drive WIRI Auckland NZ 2104
Ph: 09 278 6577, Fax 09 278 657

igus® GmbH
Spicher Straße 1a
D-51147 Cologne
Phone: +49 (0) 2203-9649-0
Fax: +49 (0) 2203-9649-222
E-Mail to igus®


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