The Stark zero-point mounting system from Carr Lane Roemheld is said to reduce fixturing setup time. The comprehensive system utilizes clamping components and insertion nipples, which provide an immediate zero-point orientation for faster and more accurate fixture setup and change. Existing fixtures can be adapted to the system, which enables accurate positioning and repeatability; fast payback; increased fixture life; and increased productivity, the company says. Several variations are available, from single parts to complex systems.
Editor PickVise Achieves Flatness, Parallelism Requirements
Kurt’s DX6 CrossOver vise is designed to achieve high workholding strength and performance where flatness and parallelism are critical.