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Workholding Supports & Locating Stops Build Custom Fixture Economies
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Workholding Supports & Locating Stops Build Custom Fixture Economies

Developing workholding fixtures for machining, fabricating, and assembly operations can become expensive, particularly when a wide range of part sizes, shapes and process stages are needed. Except, that is, when using the economies of Imao® standardized support components and positioning stop modules available in a wide array of options from Fixtureworks® (Fraser, MI), North American...

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Single-Source Supplier for Wide Product Range Makes Fixturing Simple
Fasteners & Hardware

Single-Source Supplier for Wide Product Range Makes Fixturing Simple

Fixtureworks® (Fraser, MI), leading North American manufacturer and supplier of workholding technologies and machine tool components, now makes available the entire product lineup from Kipp® - one of Germany's premier manufacturers of manual operating elements, actuation mechanisms and handling/securing/positioning components. The extensive offering includes 18 different product categories,...

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Pull Clamps lock and precisely locate workpieces.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Pull Clamps lock and precisely locate workpieces.

Suited for high volume, repetitive jobs, Imao® Pull Clamps provide workpiece locating using precision ground clamping pins in conjunction with fixture-mounted clamp mechanisms. Clamping bases come in 2 operating ranges, one for standard duty workloads with clamping forces of 200 and 550 lb, and heavy-duty series that provides 1,348 or 1,798 lb of clamping force. Each style of clamp features...

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Side Clamps Provide Superior Tool Access to Workpieces & Secure Hold
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Side Clamps Provide Superior Tool Access to Workpieces & Secure Hold

Fixtureworks® (Fraser, MI), North American manufacturer and supplier of workholding technologies and machine tool components offers its latest workholding solution in a versatile series of Side Clamps, developed and manufactured by Imao®-a leading Japanese producer of fixturing clamps, holding systems and machine tool accessories. From an ergonomic, one-touch operation for high-volume...

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Multi-Tasking Pull Handles offer range of options.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Multi-Tasking Pull Handles offer range of options.

Offered in 11 styles, Kipp NOVO-GRIP® carrying, lifting, and open/close pull handles are available in cast iron, duro- and thermoplastic, stainless steel, and aluminum to accommodate varying tasks and environmental conditions. Ergonomic design elements, lending to efficient operation and comfort, include full round, oval, or contoured rectangular profiles. Available lengths extend from...

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Electronic Components & Devices

New Styles and Materials Added to Existing Pull Pin Line

These spring loaded pull pins allow you to quickly retract and engage the plunger for locating, fastening and quick change operations. They consist of two parts which include a housing (barrel) and a plunger assembly. The plunger assembly screws into the housing. The housing is designed to be welded into place for strength. Pulling on the handle of the plunger assembly retracts the plunger into...

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Spring Plungers are offered with multiple options.

Spring Plungers are offered with multiple options.

Offered in threaded styles and press fit types, Kipp® Spring Plungers suit fixturing applications where pressure is required to aide in accurate positioning and indexing of components. They can also provide lock and release actuation, apply force to help disengage or lift workpieces from workholding devices, or provide spring tension for bumper-type cushioning of parts. Products come in...

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Spring Plungers come in 590 individual configurations.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Spring Plungers come in 590 individual configurations.

Available in threaded and press fit types, Kipp® Spring Plungers are suited for fixturing applications where pressure is required for accurate positioning and indexing of components. Offered in inch and metric sizes, units come with ball and pin type plungers, and in steel with black oxide finish or stainless steel. Insertion methods include slotted drive, hex socket, and top slot style for...

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Swing Clamps suit repetitive workholding applications.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Swing Clamps suit repetitive workholding applications.

Offered in standard force line and heavy-duty models, Imao® One-Touch Swing Clamp series is manufactured from heat-treated alloy steel with black oxide finish. Standard range includes 2 sizes with 170 or 260 lb clamping force, 32 or 45 mm min clamping height, and 25 or 32 mm arm length. For heavy-duty models, clamping force is rated to 786 or 1,348 lb, arm length is 42 or 48 mm, and variable...

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Side Clamps offer up to 10,340 lb clamping force.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Side Clamps offer up to 10,340 lb clamping force.

Securely holding workpieces by applying simultaneous lateral and downward clamping forces to sides, Imao® Clamps provide unobstructed access to entire top surface for machining operations in single setup. Jaws provide straight or diamond-serrated gripping surfaces. Manufactured from alloy steel with black oxide finish, side clamps are operated by means of hex socket ball screw; clockwise turn...

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