• Alternative IGUS Bus Cable CFROBOT8.PLUS

Alternative IGUS Bus Cable CFROBOT8.PLUS

Typical application areas 

 For heaviest duty applications with torsion movements 

 Especially for robots and 3D movements 

 Almost unlimited resistance to oil, even bio-oils 

 Torsion ± 360°, with 1m cable length 

 Indoor and outdoor applications, UV-resistant 

 Robots, handling, lead screw actuators


Product introduction
  • 01 Product application
        • For heavy duty applications with torsion movements
        • Especially for robots and 3D movements
        • Almost unlimited resistance to oil, even bio-oils
        • Torsion ± 360°, with 1m cable length
        • Indoor and outdoor applications, UV-resistant
        • Robots, handling, lead screw actuators

  • 02 Product characteristics •Conform to RoHS standard
    •UV resistance
    •Flame retardant acc. to CSA C22.2 No.2556-15 FT2
    •Oil resistance conform to UL1581:IRM 902. DIN EN 60811-1-2
    •Strong tolerance to oils, coolants and lubricants
  • 03 Technical certification

    Conform to  UL&CUL standard UL758,CSA C22.2 No. 210

    •Conform to 2014/35/EU-Guideline (''Low voltage Directive'') CE

    •We are pleased to produce special versions, other dimensions, core and jacket colours on request.

Product structure
Dynamic information

Min. bend radius, e-chain® (factor)

10.0 x d

Min. bend radius, e-chain®

3.5 inch (95.0 mm)

Min. bend radius, flexible (factor)

8.0 x d

Min. bend radius, flexible

2.8 inch (72.0 mm)

Min. bend radius, fixed (factor)

5.0 x d

Min. bend radius, fixed

1.8 inch (45.0 mm)

Temperature, e-chain® min.

-13 °F (-25 °C)

Temperature, e-chain® max.

158 °F (70 °C)

Temperature, flexible

-40 °F to +158 °F (-40 °C to +70 °C) (following DIN EN 60811-504)

Temperature, fixed

-58°F to + 158°F (-50°C to +70°C)(following DIN EN 50305)

max. twisted

360 °/m

a max.twisted

60 °/s²

Length of travel

Robots and motions in 3D area, Class 1

Torsion ± 360°, with 1 m cable length
Cable structure


Fine-wire stranded conductor in especially bending-resistant version consisting of bare copper wires (according to DIN EN 60228)

Conductor insulation
According to bus specification

Overall shield
Torsion-resistant tinned braided copper shield. Coverage approx. 80 % optical

Intermediate layer
Foil taping over the external layer.



Outer jacket Low-adhesion, highly abrasion-resistant mixture on the basis of PUR, adapted to suit the requirements in e-chains® (following EN50363-10-2).

Jacket color

Dark blue

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