Schunk Inc.

Phone: 919-572-2705
Toll-Free: 800-772-4865
Fax: 919-572-2818

Please visit: Schunk Inc.

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

A Special Message from Schunk Inc.

SCHUNK SYNERGY - Toolholding, Workholding and Automation


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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 Inc.

  • Actuators, Hydraulic & Pneumatic
  • Arbors (for Cutters)
  • Arbors, Expandable Workholding
  • Automated Pallet Systems
  • Chuck Jaws & Collets
  • Chucks, Jaw Type
  • Chucks, Magnetic
  • Chucks, Precision
  • Chucks, Self-Contained
  • Chucks, Special
  • Clamps & Fixturing Devices
  • Conveyors & Other Part Handling Automation
  • Fixturing Systems
  • Linear Guides
  • Mandrels
  • Pallet Changers - Automatic
  • Pallet Changers - Manual
  • Robot Tooling/Grippers
  • Servo Motors, Linear
  • Servo Motors, Rotary
  • Slides
  • Steady Rests
  • Tool Holders & Adapters
  • Toolchangers
  • 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 Inc.

NEW Stainless Steel Quick Change System

As seen in MMS

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.

Quick-Change Pallet System Provides Universal Standard
The NSL series of Schunk’s Vero-S system enables shops to quickly and easily implement a quick-change pallet system with a universal standard.

Quick-Change Chuck Eliminates Jaw Re-Boring
Schunk’s Rota THWplus quick- jaw-change chuck is designed for flexibility and efficiency in setups.

Tooholder Clamps Small Tool Shanks
Schunk's Tribos-Mini directly clamps small tool shanks consistently along the entire axis for challenging applications including medical, dental and micro-level parts.

Toolholder Enables Concentric Clamping for Improved Tool Performance
Schunk’s Tendo Platinum toolholder is designed for durability and precision in most milling, drilling and reaming applications.

Vise for Minimum Clamping Surfaces
Schunk’s Kontec KSX NC vise for simultaneous five-axis machining is designed to handle tool-free adjustable clamping forces between 4 and 40 kN measured directly at the workpiece.

Change is a Good (Actually, Necessary) Thing
Schunk’s IMTS 2012 theme is “Change leads to success in manufacturing.” The company wants manufacturers to realize that the process upgrades they make today will enable them to become more competitive, profitable and successful in the future.

Quick-Change Pallet Toolbox Components Made of Stainless Steel
The Schunk Vero-S quick-change pallet toolbox features functional components made of hardened stainless steel, including the base body, clamping pin and clamping slide.

Schunk Celebrates 20 Years in North America
The company opened its U.S. headquarters in Morrisville, North Carolina in 1992.

Manual Chuck for High-Precision Clamping
Schunk’s Rota-S plus 2.0 manual chuck for high precision clamping features a manually actuated expansion arbor that can be quickly retrofitted for ID clamping from 20 to 80 mm.

Upon Further (A3) Review
Using lean manufacturing’s A3 problem-solving process, Genesis Attachments found that magnetic workholding could provide greater benefits than simply getting parts on and off machines faster.