The GD160LP rotary table is said to provide rigidity, speed, accuracy and repeatability in a low profile. The hardened steel worm and gear increase life and accuracy, and the double-eccentric design offers fine gear mesh. The 5C A2-4 spindle enables the use of existing 5C spindle tooling without adaptors. The clamp/brake system is fast, with the clamp releasing in milliseconds, the company says. A pneumatic collet closer is also available.
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.