丸棒 & 3Dプリント材料
This year’s manus® is the eighth manus® award to be announced worldwide. 541 entries from 35 countries participated in it with their applications. They have competed for the gold, the silver and the bronze manus®.
The Gold manus® 2017: this portable technology makes working life more comfortable for employees.
The Silver manus® 2017: this gripper arm can dive and be applied under water to a depth of 500 metres.
The Bronze manus® 2017: this system is a new ejection mechanism for space travel.
A ship should cross the Atlantic without a crew but with igus® on board.
This device selects for ex. pebbles from a river in accordance with their geological age.
Four glasses made of Plexiglas needed to be assembled and two of them should be moveable.
„Clickywood“ is a solution against the “Carpal tunnel syndrome”.
This adjustable fixture for a cylindrical sensor shall cover 360 degrees.
This application shows a cartoning machine for blisters in the pharmaceutical industry.
This application shows a packaging machine for blister cartons of the pharmaceutical industry.
This machine shows a blister machine in the pharmaceutical industry.
This facility arranges PET bottles in a row and transports them to the filling line.
This bike for children is meant to reduce health risks at a very early age.
Transport boxes with deep-frozen food will be moved inside a system.
This bike has four wheels and can be easily adapted to suit different body sizes.
This durable seat is intended for first class in trains.
This cleaning cover allows guidance in any desired direction.
This roller is used to apply wallpaper paste to the wallpaper.
The objective of this module is to convert the components to various container sizes as well as formats.
This electronically operable tamper ensures the optimal extraction of an espresso.
This milling machine enables rounded corners and edges of furniture for example.
This machine is used to process particle foams.
This cellular wheel is applied for fine dosing during a powder filling.
This machine is used to produce blank copper wires.
This machine manufactures electrical and mechanical prototypes or devices.
A manufacturing machine is fitted with a stacker magazine, which picks up and dispenses microtiter plates.
This device makes it possible to experience the feel of mountainbiking in snow as well.
This machine cools down Swabian raviolis from 90 to 2 degrees.
In the RC model construction, flaps or rudders are moved by the so-called “servos”.
A metro station is to be lavishly restored.
In this application, a machine tool for components of pairs of glasses was to be optimised.
The seat post can be moved up and down without lubrication.
Wheelchair wheels which are exposed to a maritime climate are replaced with plastic bearings.
This is a system for automatic closing of shutters.
This application shows a booster pump.
Cost-effective and lightweight plain bearings replace expensive ball and socket joints.
This machine is used in the ironing industry.
Threaded rods are used to enable linear movements.
This platform ensures protection against falls in high-bay warehouse systems.
This machine tests springs through alternating/changing linear movements.
Full movement in all directions must be ensured for this welding machine.
A titanium suspension makes that trike unique.
This system is used to test wood products.
This blower shoots the smallest possible beads into moulded cast parts.
This machine sharpens knifes of lawnmowers.
This design allows for a relaxed operation of mobile devices.
This industrial fryer needs to resist permanent contact with frying fat.
This machine presorts soaps in a quad system and arranges them in a package.
This system deals with the topic of washing processes.
This industrial washing machine is equipped with several cylinder heads.
Tightening of compression stockings made easy
This drone is used for targeted pest control.
Compact drilling devices need to be applicable in a dusty environment.
Cylinder holder for a micro perforation machine.
Centrepiece of the 3D printer is the “core xy motion system”.
These metering units allow for the filling of liquids into different containers.
This kite can be compared with the wing tips of a conventional turbine.
This machine manufactures electronic circuits
This electronic group develops a forward-looking sonar system for maritime operations.
A flat bearing was searched for a gear application
The brake mechanism belongs to the sensitive parts of a train.
This industrial washing system is used to remove chemical pollutions.
A roll is simultaneously used as cutting edge.
Low friction at different speeds
"Saltwater"-compatible igus® components
In a continuous casting plant, the foot roll is inserted to stabilize the still glowing material.
xiros® ball bearings reduce the maintenance effort
This system marks the three position work pieces with highest precision always at the same position.
This application is a prototype of a 3D printer with the so-called FDM technology.
This system is used to fill liquids into containers.
Take test photographs of bottles
Reduced maintenance and friction
Cost-effective, precise and long-lasting
This system uses a screw head with four bearing positions for gripper arms.
This eMott is an electronic vehicle for outdoor rides
A camera that is needed to capture processes needs to be installed in a test cabin.
Lubrication-free and robust components
A belt conveyor with horizontal movement.
This packaging machine works with welding jaws.
IDRAkronos is a hydrogenic driven vehicle
This system welds twelve units into one common re-package.
The plant transports packages via conveyor belt.
This is a vehicle for expeditions or long-distance travels.
This application is a pedal driven system for a kayak.
Wood processing generates enormous quantities of dust.
the application is a punching station
The bearing of an impression cylinder required optimization.
This machine separates solid substances as well as liquids.
Accurate and repeatable linear transmission of specimen cells
A robotized five-axis separator and injector is used for the production of cookies, cakes and croissant fillings.
The automatic winches make sailing faster and simpler.
A “Gisolt honing machine” required revision.
A fitness unit for professional athletes.
The mechanism is used in electrical gurneys, which are used in operating rooms.
“Mobile Bank Vehicle” is a special purpose vehicle, which is equipped with a hanging sliding door.
This robot system will be used for inspection and maintenance works in industrial plants.
An automated door mechanism with a special motion sequence was required for a precise optical instrument.
A disaster emergency vehicle for has been enlarged with a vertically moveable platform.
This application is a form-fill sealing machine.
This is a specialized and compact laboratory device to measure the torque value and the forces that have an affect onto the hull of a test ship model in a pool.
This cooperative development is designed to make the twisting clasps.
The linear actuator for automobile industry.
This sequence automat has been developed for drilling and sawing of aluminium profiles.
A model boat is steered with a linear guide from igus® and a magnet.
A platform with a large “silence of the axles” was meant to be designed to be used for sound exploration.
This is a tool to examine the stability of coatings – above all lacquer coatings. A performance according to EN ISO 11998 and DIN 53778 is the precondition.
The pedal and wheel supports are made of biodegradable plastics. iglidur® bearings additionally ensure low weight and reduce friction between the pedal pin and the wheels.
The time required shall be the determinate that is used for open air-drying of dispersive construction material as lacquer or finery.
This platform enables omnidirectional driving manoeuvres by the use of four Mecanum wheels. Each of the wheels is equipped with an independent damping system.
igus® plain bearings are used in this telescope.
This device shall be developed for physiotherapists in order to train the mobility of arms and legs.
Twin lane rolls with hooks are often used in the food-processing industry.
This innovative system has been presented to the public during the Opening Ceremonies of the Olympic Games in Rio.
Several parts from the igus® product range have been installed for this automatic secondary packing – especially inside the conveyor rolls.
This application was to restore an old-timer tractor.
A filling machine needed to be optimized because of automation.
Lifting tables are used in a wide range of applications.
This plant is used to cool aluminium blocks.
Besides modernizing a cutting machine for ceramic cylinders, the optimization of the linear axes guide was demanded.
This is a simulator that helps the player to find his perfect swing.
Spray nozzles are used in cleaning systems and controlled via linear bearings.
The aim of this application is the development of an innovative line of laboratory devices.
Ice hockey is also practiced on in-line skates - this puck enables smooth sliding.
This design allows for an environmentally friendly method to wash mountain bikes.
In skateboarding axes are very important for the steering movement.
This machine transports ketchup bottles on a conveyor belt.
PWS is a manufacturer of cup-filling machines with linear bearings.
The prototype of a spinning wheel has been developed for this application.
A bearing with rectangular plastic bushes is required for an innovative pedal technology of a bicycle.
Via 3D printing, a carriage was created for a camera slider.
This cleaning rod with a rotatable handle is suitable for cleaning weapons.
This system is used to put together Christmas trees or garlands made of PVC.
This scanner enables the automatic book scanning for use in various African countries.
The project is about a new design in the area of sewing technology.
Products from igus® are used in “URSUS” tractors, for instance in the mechanic control for the reverse gear.
In this application, plastic bearings were used for exchangeable sailing rolls.
The challenge in this mountain bike with double spring system was the high material wear of metal bearings.
This wagon with storage boxes is especially used in the area of logistic sorting of medicinal consumables, clothing, post or books.
drylin® R RJUM-01 bearings were used in a self-cleaning filter that was designed for the use in areas that are endangered for explosions.
This machine takes care of food waste management.
This patented device is used for cone crushing in the mining and aggregate industry.
The target of this application is to avoid frequent replacement of bearings inside the conveyor belt wheels.
This labelling machine works according to the principle, "print & apply".
The prototype of a spinning wheel has been developed for this.
An easy mechanism for opening and closing was required for this outdoor kitchen block.
This is a solution for different applications in which a pneumatic drive with guiding is used.
This professional 3D printer works with high precision and is suitable for the average user.
This table prototype shall be used in physiotherapy.
This pram combines its original function of baby transportation with sport.
Manually tiltable display for conference rooms with table fixation.
In this application a carrier system for glue needed to be optimised.
The movement system in a thermo transfer printer should be operated silently.
This universal device is provided for works such as drilling, excavating and reaming.
In this device, shopping and sports are combined.
This machine is used to lift cans and bottles in a frame.
This machine adjusts the optimal seating position for bicycle riders.
This application simplifies various workflows by enabling the quick exchange of the equipment.
In this application, white cloth must be order picked.
The development of a CleanUp machine for the automated sample preparation in trace analysis was required.
In this application a robot undertakes painting works more efficiently and quickly.
With this machine grapes are separated from the stems in the wine industry.
In this application the heat transfer of 3D printers should be increased.
This slatted frame system is multi-adjustable and suitable for a wide range of areas.
The application allows measuring the horizontal and vertical distance of an electric cable by a system that is mounted on rails.
This innovative system is equipped with plastic bearings that support the steering mechanism of this vehicle.
The requirement for this application was a gripper shovel for wheel loaders.
This machine polishes outer and inner steel edges with two wheel scrubbers.
In this application Marmora tiles are transported with a conveyor belt alongside headstocks.
This robot arranges thin and fried pitas on a conveyor belt.
This machine is used for cutting leather or rubber, among other things.
This prototype of a radio-controlled car is used outdoors.
This plant packages sausages.
In this application a sport bow should be optimized.
This measuring device enables the checking of rails.
A piano bench shall be silent and height adjustable.
This machine ensures that candles are positioned on a conveyor band and packed.
This tool automatically machines moulded parts.
This printer should be able to print packages from several sides.
This medical application combines a conveyor band with high-resolution cameras to allow the control of products.
This system counts and stacks newspapers.
This application should achieve an automated laser cutting process under water.
This XY positioner/portal robot makes it possible to drill, equip, laser machine, plot, cut and mill.
This mechanism shall link an unmanned Mars rover with a transfer vehicle and ensure its power supply.
For this robot, a gripper for nuclear environments needed to be developed.
This machine should polish concrete blocks.
This machine is intended for the processing of circuit boards.
This design allows for height adjustment in ambulances.
This application is a system for recipe optimisation and quality assurance in plastic processing.
This project is engaged in the development of a special attachment for a medical drilling machine.
This motion platform should be used in professional car-ride simulations.
This innovative device enables the treatment of spinal column malfunctions.
This electric motor should be designed in such a way that its speed as well as its position can be easily controlled.
A pergola with a hard top cover needs a flexible connection for slats.
This vehicle is used in the field of motor sports and is characterized by its low weight.
This system should extract lead from the plastic jacket of batteries.
This universal aid supports the motor functions of humans.
This technology combines design with power generation.
This machine enables sorting in a secondary packaging procedure.
With this printer, logos, batch or product codes are printed.
This application shows a positioning system of paint cans.
This polishing machine is used in prosthetics.
This application should make long drives by bus or train more tolerable thanks to a support for the lower leg.
This application shows a charcoal grill with igus® components.
This application is a test for automobile sensors.
This application shows a Glockenspiel that is mainly used as a striking mechanism to be installed in church organs.
This sport equipment combines skiing and mountain climbing.
This robot is intended for industrial applications in the low-cost area.
In this application hexagon shafts are used for the belt drive of a machine as motor shafts.
This application is an energy changer for sea waves for power generation.
This design enables the transport of bicycles with foldable doors.
In this application an automated camera slide control needed to be built.
In this application a bag machine must be optimized.
This development supports patients, who are suffering from hemiplegia.
In this application, the wear of individual components in a painting facility should be reduced.
This project calls for a further sleeping place to be accommodated in a VW Caddy Camper.
With this machine, rocks are subjected to flame treatment to give them their characteristic rustic surface.
For this application, the fire protection sections should be optimised in the conveyor belt technology division.
This system is used to process glass or acrylic panels for displays of mobile phones.
This application shows a wireless and optical Internet access system.
For this project a double glass should be opened upwards.
This application shows a folding mechanism for a mountain bike.
This printer focuses on two main areas: print area creation and precise carriage displacement.
For this device, a cutting board should be freely movable on a work top.
This application shows an innovative and stylish monitor workstation.
This system is used in the examination of nuclear waste and helps to visualise and characterise combustible debris.
This mechanism was conceived for person belt conveyors with high speed.
In an automatic tool changer for CNC milling machines, linear drives from igus® are used.
Spherical bearings with zero clearance are essential for a clean printing result when this 3D printer is used.
This application provides a solution for stowing valuables on the beach.
A supply system of a sterilizer for medical products had to be optimized.
This system weighs watermelons and sorts those that does not reach the optimum weight onto a conveyor belt.
In this motor sports project, a student campus motor sport team sets out to optimize the area of the steering shaft.
A gyroscopic floating module for seating systems
This 3D printer is based on a Cartesian system.
This 3D printer has a rigid frame and linear bearings which have a positive effect on the speed.
This application gives physically handicapped people the opportunity to ski.
This unit cuts plastic foil into various sizes and positions the pieces between slices of cheese.
This design allows the transport of shopping carts in building complexes.
This construction helps people with physical impairments to find their way into the shower.
This positioning system is used in the material defect test.
This application shows a system for different learning situations.
This special seating option acts against health damage in childhood.
This application shows an equipment for professional magicians.
This machine is used in the field of medicine and processes absorbent foams.
This application from the art sector shows a kinetic sculpture that allows for unique movements.
This system screws together flat roof insulation and plastic coatings.
This application is a funk motorcycle with an innovative steering function of the damping system.
The starting point of this application is an international student competition for self-designed racing cars.
E-bikes are equipped with solar collectors and receive the necessary electricity supply.
The purpose of this application is to optimize the production of refrigerators.
This plant is used to grow apples and transport them to another conveyor belt.
This plant is used in the production of ramen.
This plant produces rice noodles.
This system transports meat in trays on a conveyor belt.
For this solar energy device, polymer plain bearings were used to guide parabolic trough collectors.
In this application, a brake or bracing system for movable lamellas should be developed.
This system allows motorcyclists to store their helmets securely in storing compartments.
This machine produces decorative covers for car wheels.
This special machine undertakes laser markings of the cylinder head.
This CNC machine is designed for the processing of wood.
A sealing had to be applied for this liquid packaging machine.
This is a prototype for cleaning and laser marking of axle shafts.
This is a work-saving device that supports the movement of a work piece in a production line for automobile parts.
This application is a special form of the table clock.
In this project the door of a rail vehicle should be optimized.
Boxes with breads on a conveyor belt had to be stopped in precise positions.
A machine that is used to pick mushrooms is to be optimised.
This application shows a mechanical foot-operated door opener.
This equipment is used to sort medical consumables.
More than 14 igus® bearings are used for this motorbike.
With this system, adhesive films should be positioned on a lacquered surface and pressed.
This magnet has a powerful magnetic field for synchrotron radiation.
Plain bearings from igus® have been installed in the prototype gearbox of an electric motorcycle.
This wheelchair allows people with reduced mobility to have more life quality
This humanoid robot can be used as a contact person at a reception desk.
This application shows an innovative seat post for mountain bikes.
This system is used to test stress-elongation reactions of materials.
This lightweight camera system is intended to be used to check/inspect components.
This application shows a bulldozer suspended at three points.
This application shows a lifting platform for car workshops.
This machine lifts a drum from the conveyor belt to clean it in a rotary motion.
This application shows a sailing boat for short and single-handed sailors.
The mechanics should be optimized for a trombone.
This innovative aircraft design is characterised by optimized control and an optimized drive.
"Tortuga XL" - the largest cargo bike solution in Europe:
This robot is designed to help in the exploration of the planet Mars.
This project deals with the development of a tactile hand for a mobile robot.
This machine removes the roving from a spool before it is refilled.
This 3D scanning system allows simultaneous picture collection.
This application shows an automated sun protection system with vertical lamellas.
This technical toy collection should be simple and quick to install.
This hybrid wheelchair allows physically handicapped persons to overcome obstacles.
This system allows the control of fast boats from the cabin or open deck.
This system helps people with visual impairment.
An adjustable and automatic belt tensioner has been developed for a 3D high-speed printer in the FDM procedure.
This 3D printer works with SLS technology.
Surgical robots, which can work inside an MRI machine, are subject to research.
Plain bearings from igus® are installed in a lamella sedimentation tank, used for the treatment of communally produced wastewater.
This hard top for a yacht consists of four carbon plates that are mounted on a steel frame.
This application shows a concept for pedal boat skippers
In the bicycle technology sector, a bike is equipped with a trolley.
This vehicle allows divers to move around under water.
This system is used in the field of laser marking.
This application focuses on the optimization of wheel and shaft bearing of parking systems for cars.
This two-axis system moves baby cradles.
This application shows a very light choke lever for a paraglide drive.
This application allows the artificial beekeeping of honey bees.
This application allows skiing in a sitting position.
The hydraulic shaft suspension of a water tanker needed to be optimised.
This sculpture with a height of 10 m has a political message: Society – economy – moral responsibility.
An automatic door drive for elevators had to be improved.
The system is used during the functional magnetic resonance imaging.
The Mars Rover is a six-wheel robot, which has been assembled with of more than 2,000 parts.
This roller machine is used in the automotive industry.
This hand wheelchair has a powered lifting mechanism for the seat.
This system shifts cigarettes into a box.
The function of this gas handle for a quad or ATV can be executed via thumb gas or twist control handle.
This washing robot cleans air conditioners.
This automatic machine cuts sashimi into evenly thin slices.
This application is an automatic window switching system.
In this application a bicycle suspension should be optimized.
An actuation shaft for thrust bearing of a coupling required new bearings.
This application shows a system for a Relay sofa.
This prototype is intended to be the first electrically powered high-performance glider with retractable propeller.
This system allows the display of different traffic signs
This system shows a belt tensioner for an impulse welder.
The dough feed in a waffle machine should be optimized.
Swing doors for refrigeration systems ought to be designed with an extremely reduced aluminium frame.
This 3D printer is primarily intended for educational institutions and impresses with its attractive design.
To wind-up a thread, this is guided back and forth alongside the spool.
In a wide range of industries, solutions are technically improved and costs saved by the use of plastic plain bearings.