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Kurt Now Offers 15 Different 5-Axis Workholding Options for Medical, Oilfield, Aerospace, Mold/Die Work
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Kurt Now Offers 15 Different 5-Axis Workholding Options for Medical, Oilfield, Aerospace, Mold/Die Work

Minneapolis, Minnesota: 5-axis machining varies from very small to extremely large and requires the right workholding to obtain optimal machining results and no single workholding option solves all needs, reports Kurt Manufacturing. Part complexity and size requirements coupled with machine capabilities and limitations dictate what workholding works best. To meet these challenges, Kurt has...

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Self-Centering Vise allows 5-sided machining with one setup.

With adjustable center jaws, Allmatic CENTRO Gripp Vise allows workpiece to be held during complete machining process.Â- Fully enclosed high-pressure spindle creates clamping force up to 8,992 lb and requires minimal maintenance. Jaw width is 5 in. with clamping ranges from 0.394–11.811 in. Made of cast iron GGG-60, vise includes precision aligning slots and positioning hole on bottom, as...

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Hydraulic Vise permits OD and ID self-centering clamping.
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Hydraulic Vise permits OD and ID self-centering clamping.

Designed for high production machining, ProHold Series 6 in. hydraulic vise features total stroke of 4.25 in. and 11,000 lb of clamping force at 3,800 lb of hydraulic pressure. Self-centering clamping is repeatable within .001 in. Double-acting vise has sealed lead screw assembly that is continuously lubricated, eliminating need for on-going maintenance. Internal pressure accumulators allow vise...

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Kurt Features Its Newest Workholding Devices at EASTEC 2013, West Springfield, MA - Booth 5130
Workholding Systems

Kurt Features Its Newest Workholding Devices at EASTEC 2013, West Springfield, MA - Booth 5130

Minneapolis, Minnesota: Kurt's expanded lineup of advanced workholding products for improved machining productivity will be featured at EASTEC 2013 Booth 5130, May 14-16th. New Kurt SideWinder(TM) For Second Operation Machining Kurt's New SideWinder(TM) Vise provides vertical workholding for second operation machining in the same setup by easily mounting to the back of all Kurt industry standard...

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Genius Vise Is Smartest New Workholding Device for Precision 5-Axis Milling
Workholding Systems

Genius Vise Is Smartest New Workholding Device for Precision 5-Axis Milling

Novel design pulls jaws together at the top, pulls workpiece down, with maximum 9,000 pounds clamp force. Lexington, KY, January 2013 - OML's new Genius 5-axis vise turns workholding concepts on their head with a unique design that maximizes clamp force at the top of the jaws by pulling them closed at the top with a collapsing lead screw, while holding the bottom of the jaws in place with an...

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Five-Axis Vises feature self centering design.
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Five-Axis Vises feature self centering design.

Available with 2 Â-½, 4, and 4 ½ in. jaw widths, MaxLock™ Vises are designed for precision small part machining. Units align parts in vise and reduce part lift to minimum by pulling parts down and holding them with maximum rigidity for close tolerance repeatability in all axes. Suited for parts up to 6 ½ in. long, vises clamp both OD and ID and feature adjustable...

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Vertical Workholding Vise supports second operation machining.
Workholding Systems

Vertical Workholding Vise supports second operation machining.

Designed to mount to back of all Kurt and industry-standardÂ- 6 in. vises, SideWinder™ provides vertical workholding for second operation machining in same setup. Kurt Anglock® design minimizes jaw deflection, enabling vise to distribute clamping force evenly and precisely across full jaw surface. Constructed with 80,000 psi ductile iron body, vise features max jaw opening of 2.500...

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Machine Tool Vise provides 0.001 in. repeatability.
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Machine Tool Vise provides 0.001 in. repeatability.

Featuring 8.8 in. jaw opening, Model D688 produces up to 7,968 lb of clamping force with 80 lb-ft input torque. Unit is designed with precision roller bearings and alloy steel screw mechanism for even distribution of clamping force across full jaw surface. Anglock® design in movable jaw further minimizes jaw lift. Constructed with porosity-free, 80,000 psi ductile iron body, Model D688...

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Hilma NC Standard Hydromechanical Vises
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Hilma NC Standard Hydromechanical Vises

Hilma's NC-series vises are superior to most standard vises, due to built-in hydraulics. With a few cranks of the handle, hydraulic pressure can be built up to 11000 lbs. of clamping force (on the largest size). Switch from clamping small to large parts quickly simply by pulling the pin on the NC vise, sliding the power unit back, and reinserting the pin. In three sizes, the NC vise is easy to...

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Hydraulic Vise offers full bi-directional actuation.
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Hydraulic Vise offers full bi-directional actuation.

ProHold 4 in. double-acting, 2-station vise offers full bi-directional hydraulic actuation with up to 6,000 lb of clamp/unclamp force. Each station clamps independently, allowing various size parts to be fixtured in same machining operation. Configurable for ID/OD clamping, 1.75 in. long stroke holds odd-shaped, undercut, or large parts. Powered unclamp cycle permits vise to open even when...

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