Cloudy
23 °C
Bridgeport, Connecticut
Cloudy

Mon Jun 24 2019
none

HIGH-TEMPERATURE 3D PRINTING WITH POLYMER FILAMENT

14-11-2018
by 
in 

Igus has developed a filament made from high-performance iglidur J350, a tribo-polymer that is lubrication-free, wear-resistant and maintenance-free, with high heat resistance, dimensional stability at temperatures up to 180°C and a very low coefficient of friction on steel.

High-temperatures and medium to heavy loads take a toll on moving parts, and worn parts often lead to machine failure and shutdown, resulting in long downtimes, complex repairs and spiralling costs. Using a high-temperature 3D printer, Igildur J350 filament allows maintenance engineers to print wear-resistant parts very quickly, minimising time and cost.

Treotham already offers plain bearings and stock bars made from Igildur J350, as well as six other igus filaments, including materials approved for food contact, chemical-grade applications and the US Federal Aviation Authority’s fire prevention requirements for aircraft interiors.

Treotham Automation
1300 65 75 64
www.treotham.com.au

Related news & editorials

  1. 21.06.2019
    21.06.2019
    by      In
    Perth-based Remote Control Technologies (RCT) has successfully installed its fleet management system SmarTrack in the first stage of a project at Muscat International Airport in the Sultanate of Oman.
    The project is a result of Oman Air SATS Cargo, the premier cargo operations handler at the... Read More
  2. 21.06.2019
    21.06.2019
    by      In
    The CK65 mobile computer from Honeywell, recently released in Australian and New Zealand, can boost supply chain productivity by streamlining and error-proofing work in manufacturing and distribution centres, including receiving, put-away, cross docking, shipping accuracy, parts/material/work in... Read More
  3. 21.06.2019
    21.06.2019
    by      In
    Mouser Electronics stocks the RS9116 family of modules from Redpine Signals, which provide reliable multi-protocol wireless connectivity for a broad range of low-power applications, including security cameras, industrial sensors, fitness bands, smart locks and IoT devices.
    The modules support multi... Read More
  4. 20.06.2019
    20.06.2019
    by      In
    Mouser Electronics stocks the MPC5777C Power Architecture microcontroller from NXP Semiconductors. This high-performance microcontroller boasts three dual-issue, 32-bit CPU core complexes, and supports demanding automotive and industrial engine management applications such as electric DC motor... Read More