Chucks and Collets

BIG Kaiser Showcases the Newest in Tooling Solutions at South-Tec Booth #13066

BIG Kaiser Showcases the Newest in Tooling Solutions at South-Tec Booth #13066

Elk Grove Village, IL - BIG Kaiser Precision Tooling Inc. will showcase a number of tooling product lines at the 2009 South-Tec show. Visit BIG Kaiser at booth #13066 to talk with a member of our team and learn what's new from BIG Daishowa, Kaiser, Speroni, Unilock and more. Kaiser's new CKN modular connection is the strongest tool connection for light weight tools. CKN utilizes a high clamping...

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Collet Chucks offer alternative to 3-jaw chucks.

Collet Chucks offer alternative to 3-jaw chucks.

Balanced by design for high-speed operations, Accu-Length CNC Collet Chucks expand milling machine and lathe application possibilities. Units are hardened for strength and durability, and less prone to negative effects of centrifugal force than 3-jaw chucks. Master collets contain multiple keyways for fine adjustability, which is useful for second-spindle applications.

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Safety Chucks Auto-Lock When Rotated

Safety Chucks Auto-Lock When Rotated

Safety chucks provide added operator protection in all winding applications. (Nashua, NH) - Auto-locking NimCor safety chucks self-close to secure chucked shafts regardless of rotational direction. Operator safety is enhanced by easy-to-operate, tilt-and-lock safety shields. The rugged shields also protect bearings from dirt and debris. NimCor safety chucks fit all winding applications and are...

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Power Chuck features quick change jaws.

Power Chuck features quick change jaws.

Available in sizes 165, 185, 215, 260, and 315, ROTA THWplus features wedge-bar actuation system for larger through holes and optimal spindle speeds. In less than 60 sec, complete jaw set can be changed with repeatability of less than 0.0005 in. Many combinations of top and base jaws can be utilized to fit any need. To avoid damage to machine and danger to operator, actuation wrench can only be...

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Maximize Mill-Turn Productivity with High Performance Capto Tooling from BIG Kaiser

Maximize Mill-Turn Productivity with High Performance Capto Tooling from BIG Kaiser

Elk Grove Village, IL - BIG Kaiser Precision Tooling Inc. now offers the most accurate and flexible Capto systems available. In 2008, Capto was adopted as an ISO standard connection (ISO26623), and will become more common industry-wide. Although this opens the door for any manufacturer to begin production of the complex design, BIG Kaiser has been a Capto licensee for eight years. BIG Kaiser's...

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Custom Gripping Solutions for the Fastener Industry

Custom Gripping Solutions for the Fastener Industry

Hardinge manufactures collets for all brands of machines and adapters used in the fastener industry. They engineer precision collets to grip blind bolt fasteners, solid and blind rivets, bolts, screws, nuts, inserts and studs. A majority of these fasteners are used in the global aerospace market. We have many proven collet solutions used in the aerospace fastener industry, states Tom Mitchell,...

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Chucking Systems are available in 2 versions.

Chucking Systems are available in 2 versions.

Model 625, Â-¼ in. stroke and 6 in. diaphragm Hi-Low chucking systems offer on-the-fly and cycle interrupt methods of chucking. Products allow roughing and finishing of machine parts in one operation. Valve system, connected to sliding jaw air chucks, lets users drop jaw force by stopping spindle, rechucking, then contining machining finish cuts with no distortion. Models are available in SAE...

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Hardinge Is Right on Target for Ammunition, Firearm, Optical Lens, and Paintball Gun Manufacturing

Hardinge Is Right on Target for Ammunition, Firearm, Optical Lens, and Paintball Gun Manufacturing

Many Hardinge employees enjoy the sport of hunting and competitive target shooting and take pride in bringing these high precision products to market. While Hardinge doesn't manufacture the bullets, they do make collets and machines used for turning the bullets, trimming bullet jackets, grooving the shanks of the cartridges or crimping the cartridge to the bullet. Solid brass bullets can be...

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Workholding Air Chuck offers 6 jaw force settings.

Workholding Air Chuck offers 6 jaw force settings.

Able to mount on pallets as work is mechanized at different stations, Model 1000 3-Jaw Chuck is suited for lathes, milling machines, power, and specialty applications. Spring clamp unit features hardened and ground face plate with coolant grooves to flush dirt and chips away. Sub jaw holds pull-down inserts to pull workpiece into face or zero axial location, and, at end of cycle, air opens chuck...

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Bar Seals and Adapter Plates suit collet chuck applications.

Bar Seals and Adapter Plates suit collet chuck applications.

With Adapter Plates, users can mount collet chucks and 3-jaw chucks to wide range of spindles. Larger chuck can be mounted on smaller spindle for increased capacity, or smaller chuck can be mounted on larger spindle for increased tool clearance and speed. For applications that produce fines and dust, Bar Seal Assembly can be fitted to Royal S-type collect chucks.

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