For applications in metalworking where energy tubes come into contact with hot chips, motion plastics specialist igus has now brought a high-temperature version of its proven R4.1L to the market. Due to the igumid HT material, even extreme temperatures up to 850 deg C can be withstood briefly, with no chips penetrating or even adhering to the plastic.
The R4.1 L series has been specifically developed for the machine tool industry in order to be able to offer torsionally stable, enclosed and light energy tubes. The modular design makes adapting to the particular application simple and installation quick. With openable lids, filling with cables and hoses is easy and fast.