Press Release Summary:
Using standard 5C collets, hardened and ground 1-AC Air Collet Fixture holds up to 1 1/8 in. stock or through-stock up to 1 7/64 in. Step-chuck collets and expanding collets can also be used. With max recommended air pressure of 120 psi, double-acting, piston type air cylinder develops holding power 18 x air line pressure. Featuring 2 lugs for mounting, holder can be mounted horizontally or vertically. Base accommodates chip removal and coolant flow.
Original Press Release:
Get More Flexibility with Your 5C Collets
Racine, WI - January 4, 2006 - Heinrich Company's air-operated 1-AC Air Collet Fixture uses standard 5C collets to hold up to 1-1/8" stock, or through-stock up to 1-7/64". Step-chuck collets and expanding collets can also be used. The double-acting piston type air cylinder develops holding power 18 times airline pressure. Maximum recommended air pressure is 120 psi. A foot switch and hoses can be bought with the fixture.
Two lugs are provided on the unit for ease of mounting. The collet holder is hardened and then precision ground for reliable collet closure. The base is designed to accommodate chip removal and coolant flow. The unit can be mounted horizontally or vertically.
Heinrich Company has been making special workholding tools for over 75 years. Their products include quick-acting screw less vises, single and double-acting air vises, self-centering vises, cross-hole drill jigs, 5C air collet fixtures and special metal cutting hand tools. For more information contact Heinrich Company at 262-634-4229 or www.heinrichco.com.