Igus® iglidur® I180

Igus® iglidur® I180 Tribofilament is a special material developed for use as bearing material and for all types of wear parts. In applications with movement and friction, it eliminates the need for extra lubrication.

Why choose Igus®?


Igus® develops wear-resistant, high-performance polymers known as motion plastics®. Its materials help reduce costs in almost every branch of industry by lowering energy consumption in production and operation and eliminating the use of lubricants.


Featured applications

  • Igus i180 functional prototype

    Functional prototypes

    iglidur® I180 Tribofilament can be chosen as a functional testing material for special bearing and wear parts – for example, as a quick and cheap alternative to milling or turning.

  • Igus i180 jigs and fixtures

    Jigs and fixtures

    Its superior longevity and low friction (especially against stainless steel) make iglidur® I180 Tribofilament an interesting choice for functional parts and assemblies in jigs and fixtures, and custom machinery.

  • Igus i180 end-use parts

    End-use parts

    With this durable and resilient bearing material at hand, custom machine parts and spare parts can be created quickly and cheaply.

"Early in our development of functional filaments from performance polymers, the Ultimaker was a great tool to produce test parts and fulfill orders. The addition of the Ultimaker S5 Pro Bundle will unlock new applications for us and our customers."

– Niklas Eutebach, Development Engineer, Additive Manufacturing, Igus®

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