NSK America Corp.

Phone: 847-843-7664
Toll-Free: 800-585-4675
Fax: 800-838-9328

Please visit: NSK America Corp.

Mailing Address:
1800 Global Pkwy.
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192 US

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For over 70 years NSK has been developing and manufacturing the very best high-speed, ultra-precision rotary instruments. Through our many years of research and production we have developed the finest tools for small parts machining and high-precision hand finishing. NSK America offers hand and machine fixturable tools for milling, drilling, grinding, slitting, engraving, deburring, polishing and many other possible applications. We offer both air and electric motors and a wide variety of attachments. We can offer you systems capable of 1,000-320,000 rpm with extremely low runout and little noise or vibration. Our spindle systems range in size from Ø0.75” to Ø3.15” and are almost all modular systems making them extremely easy to adapt to almost any machine and almost any application. For the very finest in high-speed, ultra-precision machining and hand tool systems, please take a look at our website and contact us with questions or to arrange a test.

Product Categories of NSK America Corp.

  • Chamfering Tools
  • CNC Attachments
  • Collets for Toolholding
  • Deburring Equipment
  • Deburring Tools (Machine Tool Spindle-Mounted)
  • Drilling Attachments
  • Drilling Heads/Attachments
  • Grinding Attachments & Accessories
  • Grinding Machines, Universal (ID/OD)
  • Milling Heads/Attachments
  • Slotting Attachments
  • Spindles

Trade Names

  • Nakanishi
  • NSK
  • NSK America

As seen in MMS

High-Speed Machine Spindles Reduce Cycle Times
Designed to reduce cycle times in a variety of operations, NSK America’s HES series of machine spindles includes two models programmable from 5,000 to 80,000 rpm.

iSPeed3 Spindles With Sensorless Motors
NSK’s iSpeed3 spindles feature sensorless motors, a compact footprint and diameters ranging from 19.05 to 25 mm (0.75" to 0.98").

NSK Establishes Subsidiary
The company expects to grow its automotive businesses.

Motors, Spindles, Micro-Grinders Designed for Precision, Reliability
NSK America’s catalog highlights the iSpeed3, E3200, and E400 series spindles.

New Facility For NSK
NSK America, a provider of high speed machine tool spindles, has moved into a new facility in Hoffman Estates, Illinois.

NSK Focuses on Sustainability
NSK Corporation (Ann Arbor, Michigan), a manufacturer of bearings and other motion components and a member of the NSK Ltd. group of companies, has implemented and standardized a new environmental policy to raise sustainability standard within its North American operations.

Spindle Series for High Speeds
The iSpeed3 spindle features shorter length, higher speed live tooling for Swiss-type automatic lathes and super-compact machines.

Short, Compact Spindles
The company offers short, compact spindles designed for use on CNC turn-mill centers. The EMS-3060A is 124-mm long, and it features an electric motor and 60,000 rpm. The PMS-3020A is 105-mm long, features an air motor and 20,000 rpm.

Air Bearing Spindles For Very High Speed Operations
To optimize lathe capabilities to include very high speed machining operations, this company has integrated a non-contact air bearing into its air-powered spindle design to allow speeds up to 160,000 rpm.

Air Turbine Spindles