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Mailing Address:
211 Kitty Hawk Dr.
Morrisville, NC 27560 US

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SCHUNK SYNERGY - Toolholding, Workholding and Automation


VERO-S the new stainless steel Quick Change System

SCHUNK Toolholding Looking for productivity increases and costs decreases? Look between the spindle and the cutting tool. The often underestimated tool holder can offer more benefits than any other upgrade.

Company Profile


SCHUNK is a family owned company and a global player in one. For more than 60 years, SCHUNK has been serving different markets with products that have set the benchmark when it comes to technological leadership and long-term capabilities. With more than 2000 employees and a network of directly owned subsidiaries and distribution partners in more than 50 countries all over the world, SCHUNK as the competence leader for clamping technology and gripping systems can offer superior customer service and technical support worldwide.

With its complete offering of toolholding, workholding, and gripping systems, SCHUNK is a reliable, all-in-one source covering all areas from the machine spindle to robotics.

Product Categories of SCHUNK

  • Actuators, Hydraulic & Pneumatic
  • All Other Workpiece Handling, Loading and Feeding Equipment not specified
  • Arbors (for Cutters)
  • Arbors, Expandable Workholding
  • Automated Pallet Systems
  • Chuck Jaws & Collets
  • Chucks, Collet Type (for Workholding)
  • Chucks, Gear
  • Chucks, Jaw Type
  • Chucks, Magnetic
  • Chucks, Power
  • Chucks, Precision
  • Chucks, Self-Contained
  • Chucks, Special
  • Clamps & Fixturing Devices
  • Collets, Solid and Master
  • Conveyors & Other Part Handling Automation
  • Drill Chucks
  • Fixturing Systems
  • Lathes, Manual
  • Lifting & Positioning Equipment
  • Linear Guides
  • Linear Servo Motors
  • Mandrels
  • Nano & Micro Machining Equipment
  • Pallet Changers - Automatic
  • Pallet Changers - Manual
  • Press Automation Devices
  • Press Feeds & Loading Equipment
  • Robot Tooling/Grippers
  • Rotary Servo Motors
  • Slides
  • Steady Rests
  • Tool Presetters
  • Toolchangers
  • Toolholders
  • Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change
  • Vises & Vise Jaws
  • Workholding, Custom

Trade Names

  • PGNplus
  • PZNplus
  • ROTA
  • SINO
  • SRU-plus

Deep Links

Tooling and Workholding Components - New Highlights 2013 Brochure

The latest information regarding additions to the SCHUNK toolholding and workholding product line can be found in this highlights brochure. An online PDF version is available at

Discover SCHUNK's Latest Industry-Specific Technologies

SCHUNK is your competitive advantage, offering automation, toolholding, workholding, and stationary clamping products for multiple manufacturing industries. Specific industry-related videos will follow in the future, so stay tuned...

Stay up-to-date with SCHUNK's Topic of the Month Here you can read about interesting topics and product features from SCHUNK. Scroll down to the bottom of the article to view a listing of previously submitted articles. There is much to be learnt and discovered here...each and every month.

Product Announcements Provided By SCHUNK

NEW Stainless Steel Quick Change System

As seen in MMS

Technology That Enables You To Get A Grip
Since 2012, German soccer goalkeeper legend Jens Lehmann has acted as brand ambassador for precise gripping and safe holding from Schunk. In keeping with that theme, the company is again giving away it signature blue soccer balls in its Booth W-2000.

Power Lathe Chuck Decreases Setup Time
Schunk will exhibit the Rota NCX, a power lathe chuck with quick jaw-change system.

On Display at Amerimold 2016
Highlights include modular workholding, stable cutting tools, new machine tool offerings and non-contact measurement.

Hydraulic Toolholder Maintains Runout Accuracy
Schunk is expanding its line of hydraulic expansion toolholders with the Tendo Aviation designed for demanding applications such as those commonly performed in the aerospace industry.

Optimum Workholding Increases Output
This investment casting company doubled production of a series of parts by incorporating workholding into a cell that keeps pallets constantly moving across the machine tool.

North Carolina Recognizes Manufacturing Apprenticeship Programs
One of the speakers, a second-year apprentice, is in the middle of an apprenticeship with Schunk.

Toolholder Reduces Spindle, Tool Wear
Schunk’s Tendo Platinum toolholder for milling, drilling and reaming is made using a single-cycle brazing and hardening process, enabling rigid and durable tool clamping.

Video: Machine Tool Serves as its Own Robot
Schunk’s Gripper with Spindle Interface device enables a machine to load and unload workpieces on its own. See how.

Fixture Maintains Axial Position for Unattended Tool Grinding
The Schunk Prismo3 toolholder for tool grinding directly clamps shank diameters between 3 and 20 mm without the use of collet chucks or sleeves.

Magnetic Chuck Enables Simultaneous 5-Sided Machining in 1 Setup
Schunk’s Magnos magnetic chuck enables all five sides of a workpiece to be machined simultaneously in one setup.

Manually Actuated Clamping Devices Ease Tool Changes
The SVP-Mini and SVP-RM manually actuated clamping devices from Schunk are run on factory-defined set pressure.

Custom Clamping Concept Optimizes Multitasking
To get the most potential out of its multitasking machine, Trumpf uses a detailed custom clamping concept from Schunk.

Weldon-Flat Tools in a Precision Toolholder
This system uses the standard Weldon flat so that end mills do not have to be modified for locking in place when a precision toolholder takes high-force cuts.

More Than Just Workholding
When you think of Schunk, you might think solely of workholding solutions. Or, you might even think of automation. However, many IMTS attendees don’t realize that Schunk offers both.

Quick-Change Pallet System Module Holds Small Workpieces
Designed for use with Schunk's Vero-S quick-change pallet system, the Vero-S SPM plus 138 diaphragm clamping module is machinable to accommodate the contour of a specific workpiece.

Product Spotlight Slideshow: Micromachining
May’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight covers machines and tools used for micromachining applications.

Toolholder Accommodates Micromachining Tools
Schunk’s Tribos-RM precision toolholder features an ISO interface and is well-suited for holding the small tools used in micromachining operations.

Komet and Schunk Host Joint Event
The tooling and workholding suppliers hosted a combined event in early April.

Toolholder Extension Expands Machining Access
Schunk’s Tribos-SVL toolholder extension enables precise, smooth machining of workpiece areas that are difficult to access.

Power Chuck for Gear Blanks
The Rota NCR six-jaw power chuck from Schunk is designed for machining thin-walled, easily deformed workpieces.