Rubber Grip Chuck targets automotive applications.
March 22, 2011 -
Designed to grip automotive rubber coupling drive shaft joints, Automobile Rubber Grip Chuck has small collet in center that grips 14 mm I.D. to accuracy of less than 1/10,000 in. TIR. Three extended fingers pass thru 3 bolt holes, expand, and Face Clamp only. These fingers simulate bolting flange in place as it is used in vehicles. Drive shafts are balanced from 3,500 rpm to over 6,000 rpm.
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Northfield Precision Instrument Corp.
4400 Austin Blvd., P.O. Box 550
Island Park, NY, 11558
Automobile Rubber Grip Chuck
Island Park, NY... Northfield Precision Instrument Corporation, a leader in the design and manufacture of precision workholding chucks, introduces their Automobile Rubber Grip chuck. This special chuck grips automotive "rubber coupling" drive shaft joints.
The small collet in the center grips a 14mm I.D. to an accuracy of less than 1/10,000 in. T.I.R. The (3) extended fingers pass thru (3) bolt holes, expand, and "Face Clamp" only. These fingers simulate "Bolting" the flange in place the way it is used in the
vehicles. Drive shafts are balanced from 3,500 rpm to over 6,000 rpm.
Northfield Precision designs and manufactures the world's most accurate air chucks for any lathe, boring machine, grinder or VMC. Models include through-hole, high-speed and quick-change. Available in SAE or metric, in sizes from 3" (76mm) to 18" (457mm). Accuracies of 0.001" to 0.00001" (0.254m) guaranteed. Custom workholding chucks and jaws are available and FREE engineering assistance is offered. Contact Northfield Precision Instrument Corp., 4400 Austin Blvd., P.O. Box 550, Island Park, NY 11558-0550. Call Toll Free 1-800-810-2482 o Fax (516) 431-1928..