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Reduce Your Jaw Change-Over Time to 5 Seconds
Machinery & Machining Tools

Reduce Your Jaw Change-Over Time to 5 Seconds

SCHUNK PRONTO quick change jaw system could shave minutes off of your current set-up times, drastically improving your productivity. In addition to the time-saving benefits, there is also considerable versatility and extended clamping range to the PRONTO quick change system. The complete system is suitable for O.D. clamping of machined and finished parts and consists of support jaws and clamping...

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High Performance Toolholder for Micro Machining
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

High Performance Toolholder for Micro Machining

Special consideration must be made for micro-machining, which is why SCHUNK is offering the TRIBOS-RM precision toolholder as the best solution for micro machining with the ISO interface. The one-piece, rotationally symmetric design ensures long life of the machine spindles and the complete transmission of power. Unlike heat shrink clamping, the TRIBOS-RM achieves steady tool clamping that will...

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eGrip 3D Design Tool provides online interfacing.
Portable Tools

eGrip 3D Design Tool provides online interfacing.

Allowing users to design and create gripper fingers, eGrip 3D Design Tool offers users to choose aluminum (AlSi10Mg), stainless steel (1.4404) and polyamide 12 (PA 2200 or 2201) materials. Tool determines individual gripper fingers when workpiece data such as STEP or STL file is uploaded with optimal 3D contour. Allowing weight savings between 10 and 50 percent, unit’s aluminum and stainless...

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ROTA NCR Precision 6-Jaw Compensation Chuck
Machinery & Machining Tools

ROTA NCR Precision 6-Jaw Compensation Chuck

The clamping of thin-walled and easily deformed components can be difficult. SCHUNK offers the 6-jaw ROTA NCR from our lineup for this challenging clamping scenario; with standard chuck diameters ranging all the way from Ø165 to Ø1200mm, for large workpieces. The 6-jaw NCR chucks strengths lie in its 3 pairs of radially compensating jaws which more equally distribute the chuck clamp force about...

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Square Pole Technology Boosts Productivity in Flat Grinding
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Square Pole Technology Boosts Productivity in Flat Grinding

SCHUNK MAGNOS parallel pole, square pole, and radial pole plates ensure reliable workpiece clamping, quick workpiece changes, and particularly efficient processes in grinding applications. 200% increased productivity Among other things, SCHUNK MAGNOS square pole grinding plates boost productivity by up to 200%, compared to conventional solutions using parallel pole technology. Movable pole...

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TRIBOS Precision Tool Holders are available for HSK-E 20 interface.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

TRIBOS Precision Tool Holders are available for HSK-E 20 interface.

TRIBOS Precision Tool Holders are available in Mini and RM series models. Designed for high-speed spindle interface and micro applications, TRIBOS-Mini models are standardized with 1 mm, 1.5 mm, 2 mm, 3 mm, 4 mm, 6 mm, and 1/8 in. diameters. Available with 3 mm, 4 mm, 6 mm, 8 mm, 10 mm, 12 mm, and 1/8 in. diameters, TRIBOS-RM models can be combined with TRIBOS-SVL Mini tool extension and comes...

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SCHUNK Receives Hermes Award at Hannover Messe
Material Handling & Storage

SCHUNK Receives Hermes Award at Hannover Messe

The Hermes Award, one of the world’s most coveted technology prizes for innovation, was awarded to SCHUNK last week, during the opening of the Hannover Messe by the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel! Henrik A. Schunk, the Managing Partner of SCHUNK, was there to receive the award from the German Federal Minister for Education, Prof. Dr. Johanna Wanka. The prize was awarded for SCHUNK’s Co-act...

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Company News

Grippers Assembled in the USA

SCHUNK will now be assembling grippers in the US. SCHUNK completed a 40,000 square foot expansion in Morrisville, NC earlier this year, resulting in an additional 19,000 square feet of manufacturing space allowing increased capacity and additional product line assembly. Another 22,000 square feet of additional office and training space completed the expansion. The new facility, combined with...

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People in the News

SCHUNK Announces New Director of Sales for the Midwest

SCHUNK is proud to announce the promotion of Matt Steele to Director of Sales for Tooling and Workholding. In his new role Steele will work closely with his team to ensure sales strategies are executed for maximum growth as well as develop strong working relationships with top management among end users and sales channels in the Midwest. Steele has been employed in industrial sales for 24 years,...

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Company News

SCHUNK - Expansion of US Headquarters

SCHUNK USA is pleased to announce the start of construction of an expansion at their US headquarters that will more than double the size of existing facilities. SCHUNK’s US headquarters is already the largest facility outside of Germany. This expansion will provide space for a state of the art tech center and training facility, additional manufacturing capabilities, as well as increased office...

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Reduce Your Jaw Change-Over Time to 5 Seconds
Machinery & Machining Tools

Reduce Your Jaw Change-Over Time to 5 Seconds

SCHUNK PRONTO quick change jaw system could shave minutes off of your current set-up times, drastically improving your productivity. In addition to the time-saving benefits, there is also considerable versatility and extended clamping range to the PRONTO quick change system. The complete system is suitable for O.D. clamping of machined and finished parts and consists of support jaws and clamping...

Read More »
High Performance Toolholder for Micro Machining
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

High Performance Toolholder for Micro Machining

Special consideration must be made for micro-machining, which is why SCHUNK is offering the TRIBOS-RM precision toolholder as the best solution for micro machining with the ISO interface. The one-piece, rotationally symmetric design ensures long life of the machine spindles and the complete transmission of power. Unlike heat shrink clamping, the TRIBOS-RM achieves steady tool clamping that will...

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People in the News

SCHUNK Announces New Vice President

SCHUNK is proud to announce Bo Shomaker as the Vice President of Sales, Tooling and Workholding. Mr. Shomaker brings 27 years of experience in the metalworking industry to SCHUNK. His extensive background includes engineering, technical sales, sales management, general management and strategic account management. Bo started his career in engineering and quickly moved into technical sales where he...

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eGrip 3D Design Tool provides online interfacing.
Portable Tools

eGrip 3D Design Tool provides online interfacing.

Allowing users to design and create gripper fingers, eGrip 3D Design Tool offers users to choose aluminum (AlSi10Mg), stainless steel (1.4404) and polyamide 12 (PA 2200 or 2201) materials. Tool determines individual gripper fingers when workpiece data such as STEP or STL file is uploaded with optimal 3D contour. Allowing weight savings between 10 and 50 percent, unit’s aluminum and stainless...

Read More »
ROTA NCR Precision 6-Jaw Compensation Chuck
Machinery & Machining Tools

ROTA NCR Precision 6-Jaw Compensation Chuck

The clamping of thin-walled and easily deformed components can be difficult. SCHUNK offers the 6-jaw ROTA NCR from our lineup for this challenging clamping scenario; with standard chuck diameters ranging all the way from Ø165 to Ø1200mm, for large workpieces. The 6-jaw NCR chucks strengths lie in its 3 pairs of radially compensating jaws which more equally distribute the chuck clamp force about...

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