Advanced Machine & Engineering Co.
Rockford, IL 61103
Micro Clamps can be used for dedicated fixtures.
Triag Micro Clamps feature dowel pins or precision dowel screws to provide precise positioning. Vise modules have high work piece density per given machine envelope and deliver 900-4,600 lb of clamping force. Compact, low profile, and flexible units come with smooth or serrated, hardened, and ground jaws or soft jaws. Parallels, locating stops, and variety of other accessories are also available.Read More »
Combined Saw/Drill cuts rails for railroad industry.
Used for high-production cutting of ferrous and nonferrous metals, Amsaw R series offers blade changeover time under 3 min, hardened spindle gears ground for minimum backlash, as well as saw blade guide and dampening device. Dry operation means no coolant is needed, double and triple measurement strokes accommodate extra-length cuts, and clamp to unclamp time is 32 sec. For safety, electronic...Read More »
AME Designs, Builds Amrok Dedicated Manual Fixtures
Advanced Machine & Engineering Co. (AME) can design and build Amrok ready-to-use dedicated manual fixtures from the ground up for horizontal and vertical machining centers and other CNC machinery. AME's services include machining tombstones to designing per customer specification. The company can provide tombstones with edge locating, hardened and ground wear pads, center locating or just...Read More »
Pneumatic Rod Lock features power-off clamping.
Constructed of anodized aluminum with carboxylated nitrile seal, Amlok RLN features heavy-duty clamp system, providing holding forces from 200-2,650 lb. Unit accommodates rod diameters from 0.625-1.75 in., and cylinder and bore diameters from 1.5-6 in. Using dry-filtered air, rod lock has release pressure from 60-160 psi with max load tolerance of +0.000 in./-0.002 in. Amlok RLN is suited for...Read More »
Rod Clamps retain load on hydraulic power or pump failure.
Developed to provide power-off clamping of rods and shafts, AMLOK-® Hydraulic Series RCH Rod Clamps are actuated by spring/collet mechanism and unclamped by hydraulic pressure. With ability to lock reciprocating motions only, units are designed to clamp components after motion has stopped and to hold position securely as long as forces do not exceed table values. Clamps consist of alloy steel...Read More »
AME Introduces Clamping Products from Jakob Antriebstechnik
Advanced Machine & Engineering Co. (AME) is introducing several new workholding clamping products from Jakob Antriebstechnik, the company's European partner. The series MC power clamping nut offers simple manual operation, high clamping forces through force magnification and high operating safety, as a result of a self-locking feature. The clamping force ranges from 40 to 160 kN. This product...Read More »
Rotary Unions are designed for optimized coolant flow.
Rated for 24,000 rpm max spindle speed and 80 bar max coolant pressure, OTT-Jakob GDR single-passage rotary unions are designed for OTT-Jakob power drawbars found in machine tools with high-speed spindle and in which machine tool feeds coolant through single passage to tool. Designed to fit small unclamp units, GDP unions have hybrid bearing, balanced design, and closed sealing surface. Max...Read More »
Safety Stops secure platens under suspended load.
Activated by weight of the dropping mass, safety catcher stops and locks dropping platen via wedge mechanism located on smooth rod that can be placed in any position. Unit can be installed on hydraulic/pneumatic presses and other machines in which dropping masses must be stopped for safety reasons. Locking capability is proportioned to dropping mass, and locking position functions for entire...Read More »
Locknuts use clamping screws with hexalobular socket head.
Suited for applications where space is limited, Spieth Type MSF Locknuts utilize clamping screws with socket head similar to TORX system screw to optimize handling, mounting, and service life of tools used for tightening. Units feature Spieth locking principle, which provides vise-like locking of locknut.Read More »
Sawing System cuts ferrous and non-ferrous materials.
Model AMSAW-® S300 allows for cut lengths up to 30 in. and multi-indexing when length exceeds 30 in. It has capacity of 3.00-12.00 in. and utilizes cermet or carbide tipped, disposable, or re-grindable saw blades with diameters from 24-36 in. Automatic sawing system includes 60 hp spindle motor, and has compact design that incorporates hardened spindle gears with minimum backlash. Unattended...Read More »