East Providence, RI –igus now offers an FDA-compliant bearing material that is blue in color for easier detection. igus’ new iglide A350 polymer plain bearing material is highly wear-resistant and can handle long-term temperatures up to 356°F, making it ideal for applications in the food, packaging and bottle-filling industries.
The iglide A350 delivers low coefficients of friction and is resistant to a variety of chemicals and other liquid media. The plain bearing is also corrosion-resistant, lubrication- and maintenance-free. The iglide plastic plain bearings are available in more than 7,000 sizes and styles from stock.