Effective protection from infection

Protect staff, customers and yourself – with a range of solutions from item. Supplied preassembled and available in custom dimensions.

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From digital engineering to the configuration and commissioning of a linear unit directly in your browser: Our free webinars will teach you how to do it.

The revolution continues

The item T-Slot Nut has revolutionised mechanical engineering. Now it’s time to discover the new Automatic T-Slot Nut – just one of the many item innovations in the current new products catalogue.

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Expand your specialist knowledge in the interactive item Academy - from thematic basics to product know-how.

Engineering made easy with the Engineeringtool

Simplify your everyday project work by using this innovative design software. The free design program enables you to create rules-based 3D engineering solutions directly in your browser. At the click of a button, you will receive the entire project documentation, assembly guide and CAD data, and online ordering is just a click away, too.

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The original item building kit system. Fast. Versatile. Modular.

Engineers around the world have been using the item building kit systems for more than 30 years. There are virtually no limits to how the modular components can be combined.

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Our configurators ensure you can plan your own custom solutions conveniently and clearly whenever you like.

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Linear technology 4.0
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Linear technology 4.0

Welcome to the future! The concept behind the new item linear motion units® is revolutionising the way that automation solutions are planned, built and commissioned. Each step slides perfectly into place with the next to make sure you get your ready-to-use turnkey system in record time.

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Fascinating stories involving or about item! Find out more about the people at item, successful projects that use item components and the very latest industry trends.

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