Keep Cables And Hoses Safe
igus (East Providence, RI) is now offering the RX energy tube, which was developed especially for the machine tool industry, and is nearly 100 percent chip-proof. The domed outer contour allows debris — such as metal or wood chips — to simply fall off the tube. In addition, the energy tube is nearly 100 percent airtight, according to the company. Additional features include:
- The ability to open the energy tube using bolts, which are integrated into the outer radius of each link.
- A large interior space for cables and hoses, which can be separated using vertical separators and a horizontal shelf.
- An interior height of 2.2”.
- The availability of a high-temperature version, which ensures that red-hot metal chips up to 1,562°F will fall off the tube rather than melt onto it.
To learn more, visit www.igus.com.