Three-Jaw Air Chuck delivers up to 625 lb of force per jaw.
February 15, 2011 -
Designed with special top tooling, 4 in. Model 450 mounts on pallet, which installs on bed of customer's machine. Pick-and-place arm picks up parts after they are finished in front 2 chucks and transfers them to rear 2 chucks for finishing. All hosing is routed under plate for actuation of chuck's jaws. Constructed with Class 80 ductile iron body and hardened steel master jaws, chuck has max jaw opening of 0.100 in. and max recommended speed of 3,000 rpm.
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|Original Press release |
Northfield Precision Instrument Corp.
4400 Austin Blvd., P.O. Box 550
Island Park, NY, 11558
Model 450 Air Chuck
Island Park, NY... Northfield Precision Instrument Corporation, a leader in the design and manufacture of precision workholding chucks, introduces their Model 450 Air Chuck.
The Model 450 Air Chuck (with special top tooling) mounts on a Pallet which installs on the bed of the customer's machine.
The machine's pick-and-place arm picks up the parts after they are finished in the front (2) chucks and transfers them to the rear (2) chucks for finishing. All hosing is routed under the plate for actuation of the chuck's jaws.
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. www.northfield.com