Fixed and Adjustable Angle Heads come in range of taper styles.

Press Release Summary:

Standard and custom angle heads, made from aluminum, accommodate needs of machine tools and CNC machining center builders. Designed for heavy milling, deep drilling, and tapping operations, products feature twin or double twin sets of matched angular contact bearings plus rear radial support bearing for optimal stability. Hardened and ground gears with inclined teeth are lapped in sets to provide smooth transmission output, while precision spindle bearings promote spindle concentricity.

Original Press Release:

New Angle Head Line from Heimatec

Standard and custom styles available for all popular machine tools; offered for all tapers, including HSK and BT30; fixed and adjustable models

Heimatec, a world leader in live tools and multi-spindle drill heads, today announces immediate availability of its newest development, a line of standard and custom angle heads, available in all popular sizes and styles to accommodate today’s machine tools and CNC machining center builders.

Designed for heavy milling, deep drilling and tapping operations often found in the off-highway, energy, rail and other heavy-duty industries, this new Heimatec line of angle heads features twin or double twin sets of matched angular contact bearings plus a rear radial support bearing, ensuring maximum stability in use.

All the gears on these angle heads have inclined teeth made from high-resistance gear steel and have been specially hardened, ground and lapped in sets to provide the smoothest transmission output possible.

Heimatec angle heads are made from high-tensile strength aluminum.  High-precision spindle bearings maintain the highest possible spindle concentricity.

Full 360º body rotation with positive compression locking, 90º incremental repositioning without indicating, maximum torque to 150 Nm, gear ratio 1:1 standard with others available, spindle speeds to 18,000 rpm and interchangeable torque arms are other standard features of this line from Heimatec.

CAT 40, BT 40, BT 30, HSK 63A, CAT 50, BT 50 and HSK 100A taper styles are available, as well as custom modifications such at 18” extension shafts.  Offset, Slim, Dual and Adjustable styles.  Heimatec offers a full one-year warranty on all parts and labor.

For further information and literature, or to arrange a demo on this new line, please contact:

Preben Hansen, President


16 E. Piper Lane

Suite 121

Prospect Heights, IL 60070

Phone:  847-749-0633

Fax:  847-749-2445


Heimatec is an international tooling manufacturer, based in Renchen, Germany.  Its experienced staff is dedicated to providing customers the most innovative tooling technology possible.  In 2010, the company opened Heimatec Inc. in Prospect Heights, IL, near Chicago, to serve its growing North American customer base with sales and service, plus an extensive inventory of products.  Heimatec serves the auto, aero, medical, off-highway, rail, energy, woodworking, composites and other industries, as well as an ever-increasing number of machine tool OEM’s worldwide.

Agency contact:

Tim Daro

Bernard & Company


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