Equipment > Cables, energy chains & conduits

Energy chains vs motor cable drums: which are better?

22 January, 2020

Both the motorised cable drum and the energy chain have advantages and disadvantages, depending on the application.

APS Industrial enters distribution agreement with Belden

10 January, 2020

Belden has appointed APS Industrial as its Australian distribution partner from 1 January 2020.

LAPP ROBUST cable series

01 November, 2019

LAPP's ROBUST series are cables designed for use in harsh conditions outdoors as they have high UV, ozone and weather resistance.

New outdoor test laboratory for large e-chains

31 October, 2019

Energy chain systems are tested at speeds of up to 8 m/s over a travel of 400 metres.

Balluff BIC0073, BIC0074, BIC0075 and BIC0076 inductive couplers

06 September, 2019

Balluff's BIC0073, BIC0074, BIC0075 and BIC0076 inductive couplers can transfer power at up to 120 W, 5 A at 24 VDC.

igus Lean Robotics retaining fixture for cobots

27 August, 2019

The Lean Robotics retaining fixture is installed with a Velcro strip and is available in three options to allow the safe guidance of cables for data and energy.

LAPP SKINTOP CUBE MULTI cable entry system

01 August, 2019

The SKINTOP CUBE MULTI is a cable entry system with variable clamping ranges, high packing density and the optimum strain relief on the entire cable bundle.

igus e-chain expert online configurator

22 July, 2019

The igus e-chain expert is an online tool with which users can design their own ready-to-connect energy chain system in a few steps.

Tecpro ZPN miniature pipe clamps

19 July, 2019

The ZPN miniature pipe clamps are designed to enable any spray pipe to be assembled onsite without the need for special tools or welding equipment.

igus E4Q lightweight energy chain

20 June, 2019

The E4Q lightweight energy chain from igus has been specifically developed for the special requirements of unsupported lengths and long travels.

igus e-spool cable drum system

17 June, 2019

The igus e-spool is a compact, spring-driven cable drum system that can safely guide energy, media or fibre-optic data cables up to 21 m in length.

igus e-skin cleanroom energy chains

17 May, 2019

The easily openable igus e-skin is an enclosed corrugated tube that is made of tribologically optimised, abrasion-resistant plastic.

Extremely mobile — a crane for loads up to 500 tons

10 May, 2019

A purpose-built process crane with a lifting capacity of 500 tons and special capabilities for unbalanced loads needed reliable signal and energy transmission.

Ölflex SERVO FD 796CP servo cable

01 May, 2019

The Ölflex SERVO FD 796CP is an EMC-compliant servo cable supplied by LAPP and designed to allow for much faster speed and accelerations.

Power supply in overhead cranes: energy chains vs festoons

27 March, 2019

Reliable and dynamic cable management is one of the greatest challenges in modern crane technology.

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