Related Glossary Terms
Workholding device that affixes to a mill, lathe or drill-press spindle. It holds a tool or workpiece by one end, allowing it to be rotated. May also be fitted to the machine table to hold a workpiece. Two or more adjustable jaws actually hold the tool or part. May be actuated manually, pneumatically, hydraulically or electrically. See collet.
How can we make an outstanding product even better? By meeting the needs of Industry 4.0 – not in the future, but now. With the Power Clamp Comfort i4.0 shrink-fit system, Haimer is setting new standards regarding digital connectivity and communication of tools and machines for the new world of manufacturing.
Each Power Clamp Comfort i4.0 comes with a 7" durable touch display and an intuitive software package that provides simplified usability. Features like illustrated functions, clear symbols, larger fonts and a robust color display make for an extremely user-friendly interface. This machine is network compatible and Industry 4.0-ready for communication on the shop floor.
Standard equipment includes a rotary table with three stations, a cooling manager and single spider chuck support for the rotary table. Options include a laser scanner to read and automatically set the shrinking parameters via Data-Matrix codes now incorporated on all Haimer shrink chucks. Another option is the HD coil for shrinking of heavy-duty shrink chucks up to 2" in diameter.