Kitagawa-NorthTech, Inc.

301 E Commerce Dr.
Schaumburg, IL 60173 US


As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Ed Johannesen

Kitagawa-NorthTech Hires Senior Manager, Engineering and Quality
Ed Johannesen has worked for over 15 years in the industry.

Kitagawa North-Tech Automated Jaw Pallet System

Automated Jaw Pallet System for Low- to Moderate-Volume Machining
Kitagawa North-Tech will demonstrate its Automated Jaw Pallet System (AJPS) for robot-tended CNC milling/turning cells.

Kitagawa TT series

Worm Gear Improves Tilting Rotary Table's Wear Resistance
Featuring robust construction and powerful clamping for high accuracy, Kitagawa’s TT-series NC tilting rotary tables are designed to handle a range of applications including shaft work requiring large through holes.

Kitagawa-NorthTech Hires National Sales, Marketing Manager
David Hawking brings over 25 years of industrial sales experience in a variety of market sectors.

Kitagawa-Northtech UPR self-contained air chuck

Self-Contained Air Chuck Designed for Pipe Applications
Kitagawa-Northtech offers the UPR self-contained air chuck designed for oil pipe applications.

Kitagawa-NorthTech TP 530 rotary table

Compact Rotary Table Accommodates Large Workpieces
Kitagawa-NorthTech’s TP530 rotary table features a small, compact body with a low weight.

Kitagawa-Northtech KSB soft jaws

Soft Jaws Increase Productivity
Kitagawa-Northtech’s KSB soft jaw series is designed to increase productivity.

rotary tables

Enabling Small Machines to Produce Big Parts
Well-suited for oilfield work, this compact rotary table has a through-hole diameter of 13.6 inches, which has previously been available only with rotary tables having a much larger face plate.

Compact Rotary Table Features Large Through-Hole
This rotary table was developed to deliver the requisite through-hole diameter in a more compact overall size.

Kitagawa-Northtech TP530 rotary table

Compact Rotary Table Withstands Heavy Cutting Conditions
Kitagawa-Northtech’s TP530 rotary table features a compact body and small footprint.

Kitagawa-NorthTech Expands Repair Services
A new repair option will save time and money.

Kitagawa-NorthTech auto eccentric chuck

Auto Eccentric Chuck Provides a Quick-Change Solution
Kitagawa-NorthTech’s auto eccentric chuck model number HG-847-215 is designed to handle concentric and eccentric turning in a single operation.

Kitagawa Aims to Streamline Customer Support
Workholding product manufacturer Kitagawa-Northtech (Schaumburg, Illinois) has established a strategic business solutions team to accelerate and streamline customer support.

Quick-Change Chucks Offer More than Fast Jaw Changes
For this shop, eliminating the need for reboring is the most important benefit of QJR quick-change chucks from Kitagawa-Northtech.

Quick-Change Chucks Boost Turn-Mill Benefits
At this Chicago-area manufacturer, quick-change chucks from Kitagawa added to the benefits of moving from multiple setups on multiple machines to producing parts in a single setup on Mazak turn-mills.

Kitagawa-NorthTech Participates In Internship Program
A new eight-week-long, pilot internship program aims to introduce young adults (ages 18 to 21) from an Illinois community to manufacturing career opportunities.

Grease Increases Chuck Life, Strengthens Grip Force
Kitagawa-NorthTech has added Chuck Grease Pro to its supplemental chuck offerings.

Steady as She Goes
Machine shops are inventive operations. Learn how one uses a steady rest in a different way on one of its two-turret CNC lathes.

An Innovative Way to Use a Steady Rest
This shop found a way to modify one of its two-turret CNC lathes so that a tricky aerospace component could be properly supported for critical operations.

Two-Jaw Version of Quick-Setup Chuck
Designed to increase productivity and reduce costs, the BBT200 series chuck from Kitagawa-NorthTech is a two-jaw version of the BB200.

Product Categories of Kitagawa-NorthTech, Inc.

Actuators, Hydraulic & Pneumatic
Arbors, Expandable Workholding
Centers, Live & Other
Chuck Jaws & Collets
Chucks, Collet Type (for Workholding)
Chucks, Gear
Chucks, Index
Chucks, Jaw Type
Chucks, Power
Chucks, Precision
Chucks, Self-Contained
Chucks, Special
Clamps & Fixturing Devices
Collets for Workholding
Fixturing Systems
Indexers & Rotary Tables
Robot Tooling/Grippers
Steady Rests
Vises & Vise Jaws
Workholding, Custom

Trade Names

NorthTech Workholding