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Fast-Trac Jaw Nuts from Dillon convert standard chucks into quick change chucks that reduce jaw change time by 50 percent or more and allow users to preassemble the next operation jaws while the machine runs a separate job.
The compact, lightweight DURO-A RC power chuck with a quick jaw-change system from Röhm reduces setup times considerably and boasts centrifugal force compensation for fast speeds and feeds that unlock the full potential of turning centers with integrated spindle motor technology.
Shawn Luschei is vice president of sales and marketing, Dale Anderson is inside sales manager, and Ryosuke Yatsunami is business development manager.
With application flexibility to secure milling tools for roughing and finishing operations as well as drilling and tapping tools, cost effective Power Milling Chucks from Seco Tools deliver high precision with 5-micron runout accuracy at 3XD.
Combining overheight and angle cutting, UVB-HS soft chuck jaws from SCHUNK create a larger clamping surface for higher holding forces on the part that reduces deformations, increases process reliability and shortens the cycle time because the lathe chuck can be accelerated and braked faster.
They donate $6,675 to the National Robotics League.
Their new factory in Querétaro increases production capacity for reconditioning tools and will eventually create 100 new jobs.
Steven Baier is now responsible for managing, maintaining and expanding sales in the U.S. and Canada.
Dillon can manufacture virtually any serration, including 2 mm x 60 deg and 2.5 mm x 60 deg serrations for hard-to-find top jaws, hard jaws, and full grip jaws that fit the corresponding chuck master jaws of the same hard-to-locate pitch.
The only sealed chuck of its kind with a large through hole, the BP Series Chuck from SMW Autoblok combines the flexibility of a standard open center power chuck with the long life and precision of a sealed chuck to maintain a constant grip force for excellent repeatability and consistency, as well as safer operation.
Users will find expanded technical data, a comprehensive E-Catalog and videos on their workholding systems.
This deal gives them the exclusive distribution, sales and marketing rights for Kawatatec Nobel chucks in North America.
Amid Challenges, Majority of Metalformers Predict Little Change in Economic Activity
U.S and Canadian incoming orders expected to remain steady, according to the latest barometer reading from the Precision Metalforming Association.
U.S. Manufacturing Grows in September –– PMI Dips 0.6% to 55.4
The Institute for Supply Management reports that among the six biggest industries, food, beverage & tobacco remains the best-performing sector, with fabricated metal and chemical products growing strongly.