| 1 MINUTE READ

Large Workholding Chucks Available in Various Configurations

Eastec 2019: Kitagawa NorthTech will be displaying its Nobel brand of workholding chucks for vertical turning lathes (VTLs), available up to 3.5 m (11.48 ft.) in size.

Share

Facebook Share Icon LinkedIn Share Icon Twitter Share Icon Share by EMail icon Print Icon

Kitagawa NorthTech will be displaying its Nobel brand of workholding chucks for vertical turning lathes (VTLs), available up to 3.5 m (11.48 ft.) in size. The chucks are offered in an assortment of sizes, styles and configurations including large face plates with boring mill jaws; manual independent four-jaw; three-jaw scroll; power combination chucks; indexing chucks; pull-down chucks; and special-application six-jaw (2+2+2) chucks for thin-wall machining. Said to be popular for their forged steel bodies, large bore sizes and performance, large Nobel power, manual and special VTL face plates and chucks are designed for applications in the large bearing, aerospace and power generation sectors, among others. 

RELATED CONTENT

  • Bar Puller Basics

    Bar pullers are cost-effective alternatives to enable automated turning on CNC lathes. This article explains how they work and how shops can benefit from using them.

  • Multitasking's "Big" Advantage

    As demonstrated at this Cincinnati-area shop, machines that both mill and turn shine brightest when workpieces are massive.

  • A Study Of The Steady Rest

    When the length and stiffness of a workpiece make it difficult to machine, many turn to the steady rest.