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e-chains® online shop - long-lasting energy chains for your application

Reduce downtime and increase the service lives of cables and hoses.

e-chains® Shop igus® energy chain systems® or the-chains as it is popularly known is used for guidance and protection for moving cables are innovative products that can be assembled quickly. energy chains® or drag chains as called by many offer exceptional lifetimes in adverse conditions while effectively guiding and protecting the moving cables, hoses and other media. These cable carriers have multitude of possibilities in terms of movement or travel strokes possible. High levels of acceleration can be achieved by these drag chains. Simple assembly of modular system on site and rapid retrofitting of cables is possible with these cable carrier system. igus® energy chains® or drag chains accommodate very high dynamic loads and meet stringent service life along with all requisite safety considerations and certifications.
These drag chains are RoHS compliant.

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QuickChain.13

Easily find the right e-chain® for unsupported applications up to 13 m travel.

QuickChain.60

Configure in few minutes an energy supply system for long travels from 10 m up to 60 m.

e-chain® standard series

Universal kit for any application

System E4.1 Huge, modular construction kit. Opens on both sides, low-cost. Side-mounted with travels of 200 m and more, low weight.

Standard, quick to open

E2/000 Standard e-chains®, medium sizes, internal height of 21 to 45 mm. Hinged on the left and right. Versatile modular, interior separation.

Allrounder for small and sizes

E2 micro Internal height of 5 to 41 mm, small divisions, smooth Operation. Light weight and cable-friendly interior.

many more e-chains®

3D movements and robots

triflex®, triflex® R, easy triflex®, twisterchain®. Closed and easy to equip energy tubes for 2 and 3 axes as well as circular and spiral motion; modular design.

cable carrier & energy tube

easy chain®, E1

Easy to equip, economical. Quick to equip from inside or outside; low-cost, one-piece e-chains®.

cable carrier & Energy Chain®

Zipper

Quick assembly. Extremely fast opening and closing of small and medium-sized e-chains® and energy tubes.

Energy Chain® & energy tube

E2 micro, mini

Small and medium sizes. Internal energy chain® height of 5 to 41 mm, small divisions, smooth operation, lightweight and cable-friendly interior.

cable carrier & Energy Chain®

E2 medium, E2/000

Quick to open. Standard e-chains®, medium sizes, internal height of 21 to 45 mm, hinged on the left and right; versatile, modular, interior separation.

cable carrier & Energy Chain®

E2 tubes

Dirt-proof. Drag chain with chip protection, single-sided swivelling, medium sizes; versatile, modular, interior separation.

drag chain & energy tube

System E4.1, E4/00, E4/4, E4/Light

4-part, robust. Huge, modular construction kit. Opens on both sides, low-cost. Side-mounted with travels of 200 m and more, low weight cable carrier system.

cable carrier & Energy Chain®

System E3, E6

Especially quiet, suitable for clean rooms. Extremely quiet running at up to 38 dB(A). Low-vibration, high speed and acceleration.
Cable carrier systems E3 - small, E6 - robust.

cable carrier & Energy Chain®

Avoidance of static charges

System ESD & ATEX Snap-open energy chains® with mounting brackets and interior separation in ESD and ATEX version available from stock.

Avoidance of static charges

Troughs and strain-relief elements

Guide troughs and cable tracks for long travels. Chainfix strain-relief elements.

guide troughs & cable tracks

PMA protective hoses

To protect flexible electric cables, power cables, robotic cables, data cables etc.

protective hoses

e-spool

Multi-energy drum The alternative to the cable drums - cable-friendly and guides various media safely.

News 2016

Universal energy supply systems for every movement: more stable, opens faster, lighter, intelligent and many more …

Interior separation configuration

Easy filling with drag & drop Quick and easy filling of e-chains®, with partlist, 3D-CAD, Download, Saving...

Easy filling with drag & drop

3D-CAD

New series issued regularly! Faster and simpler construction with file formats for various systems.

3D-CAD

Why

igus® e-chains®? 1. To ensure error-free automation processes.
2. To save time and money.

Why igus® E-Chain Systems®

Industry solutions

igus® offers you a customized entry here with suitable products for your industry and specific application.

Industry solutions

Reduce drive power by up to 57%

New tests: With P4 you save up to 60% energy: Energyefficient polymer energy chains and cables reduce consumption by up to 57%.

Reduce drive power by up to 57%

QuickRobot

Equipment support for various types of robots. Complete equipment for all or individual axes bundled in a part number.

QuickRobot

Fifth vector® award

Fifth vector® award
for inspiring energy supply solutions,
e-chain systems® with cables, induction and wireless.

vector® award
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