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Mar 2015  
 
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   Fixtures, Workholding
   Located 5 products and 5 articles.

Product results:

Clamping tool standardization results in attractive pricing
Clamping tool standardization results in attractive pricing
The new Orange Line from RÖHM, which covers drill chucks, live centers, lathe chucks and machine vises, comprises standardized product selections with several valuable advantages, including excellent price-performance ratios, high availability and fast repair services, according to the company.

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STEEL JAWS
STEEL JAWS
DMI series S chuck jaws from Dillon Manufacturing Inc. provide extended jaw lengths with heights from 1½" (38.1mm) to 10" (254mm). The long lengths enhance workpiece stability and enable multiple uses of the blank before it is consumed, according to the company. 

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QUICK-CHANGE SYSTEM
QUICK-CHANGE SYSTEM
Hainbuch America Corp. says its centroteX System allows a user to change any workholding device on a turning center within 5 minutes or less while maintaining accuracies. This eliminates the need for an operator to indicate the workholder during changeovers.

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Northfield offers an expanding collet chuck
Northfield offers an expanding collet chuck
Northfield Precision Instrument Corp. introduces its newest expanding mandrel collet chuck.

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Dove tail vise is for aggressive 5-axis machining
Dove tail vise is for aggressive 5-axis machining
Kurt’s new DoveLock vise is a 5-axis workholder for the most advanced aggressive machining operations.

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Article results:
Bad parts? Check the tailstock
Author: Mitchell Kirby, Riten Industries Inc.
Published: February 2015
Every lathe and grinder operator has, at one time or another, struggled with workpieces that are out of round, tapered or have poor finish. The "quick fix" is typically replacing centers. The more involved fix requires replacing spindle bearings that appear to have failed prematurely. In either case, the problem goes away initially, only to reoccur a short time later.

Shops have plenty of choices when gripping small parts
Author: Kip Hanson
Published: January 2015
Wedge, cam, square and pull-down clamps, micro vises and chucks, hexagons and rounds. These are just some of the workholding options available to shops that mill small workpieces. Finding the right clamps isn’t a problem, but how they’re utilized may be. This article examines some of the options and provides tips on how to use them.

A firm, flexible grip
Author: Alan Richter, Editor
Published: January 2015
An off-the-shelf robotic gripper that conforms to a variety of parts shapes without reprogramming.

Workholder modeling
Author: Kip Hanson, Contributing Editor
Published: October 2014
Workholder modeling slashes setup time.

As the U turns
Author: Alan Richter, Editor
Published: October 2014
A U-axis system that enables complete machining of a part on one standard machine tool without rotating the workpiece or moving it to a lathe.

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