January 3, 2011
Twistable hybrid, bus, motor, and fiber-optic cables have been added by igus® to its torsion-resistant Chainflex® robot cable range.
The line includes five with a PUR outer jacket. CF-Robot 9 is a hybrid control cable that is available shielded or unshielded. CF-Robot 8 is a shielded bus cable, while CF-Robot 4 is a shielded position-feedback cable. CF-Robot 6 and CF-Robot 7 are servomotor cables that are available shielded or unshielded. All five are oil-resistant and flame-retardant.
CF-Robot 5 is a fiber-optic cable with a TPE outer jacket. It is oil- and UV-resistant and flexible at low temperatures with a minimum bend radius of 12.5 times its diameter.