Product News: Material Handling & Storage
Clamping Vise ensures accuracy in CNC machining centers.
Press Release Summary:
April 11, 2014 - Available in jaw widths 3.6, 4.9, 6.3, and 7.9 in., RKE NC-Compact Vise features solid steel body with contact surfaces and guides hardened and ground on all sides. Protective caps and dirt protectors prevent chips from penetrating inside of vise body. Located next to adjustable drive spindle for accessibility, central grease nipple enables lubrication of spindle threads and all guides. Vise provides for horizontal, lateral, or vertical mounting options.
Original Press Release
RÖHM Advances RKE NC-Compact Vice Technical Features
Press release date: April 10, 2014
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — Röhm Products of America recently redesigned its RKE NC-Compact Vice clamping system to include several technical improvements to further optimize its function in CNC machining centers with high working accuracy.
Featuring a solid steel body with its contact surfaces and guides hardened and ground on all sides, the RKE NC-Compact Vice now offers better chip discharge with fewer interfering contours. Furthermore, protective caps and dirt protectors prevent chips from penetrating the inside of the vice body.
A central grease nipple sits next to the adjustable drive spindle for easy accessibility and simple lubrication of the spindle threads and all guides.
Available in four different jaw widths – 3.6", 4.9", 6.3" and 7.9" – the RKE NC-Compact Vice provides for horizontal, lateral or vertical mounting options. Thread connections allow use of all Röhm flat-clamping jaws within the 4.9" and 6.3" width sizes.
About Röhm Products of America
Headquartered in Lawrenceville, Georgia, Röhm Products of America, a division of the Röhm Group, has been a leading provider of high-quality clamping and gripping technology to the North American metalworking industry since 1978. The company’s broad and powerful product portfolio encompasses drill chucks, live centers, lathe chucks, vices, automation technology, power chuck technology, mandrels, tool clamping systems and customized solutions for turning, milling, drilling and grinding applications.
The company also takes pride in providing world-class support and services to ensure trouble-free machining processes for its customers within the aerospace, automotive, energy, engineering, micro technology and rail vehicle manufacturing sectors. For more information, please visit www.rohm-products.com.