The company announces its newest 10" face clamping chuck with a center-mounted 3" diaphragm. The 10" diameter chuck has adjustable operating pins and a center-mounted 3" diaphragm plate. This plate centers the workpiece before two contoured fingers swing into position to face clamp aluminum pump housings for distortion-free boring at 4,000 rpm, according to the company.
Can't Cut it if you Can't Hold it
Read an article we published that speaks to the changes that many shops are experiencing when dealing with the trend toward low volume/high mix jobs and the increasing need for precision workholding.