• MMS Youtube
  • MMS Facebook
  • MMS Linkedin
  • MMS Twitter
6/11/2008

Side Clamps Improve Accessibility

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

Share

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

Related Suppliers

The company offers a range of clamping, gripping, locating, positioning and support products that allow manufacturers, OEMs and end-users to create custom workholding devices and machine accessories with the economy of standard parts. Featured are a variety of Imao side clamp designs for workholding applications. The side clamps generate simultaneous lateral and downward clamping forces to 10,340 lbs to the sides of a workpiece, thereby providing access to the top surface. The 30-plus styles of side clamps offered minimize clamping space requirements and allow for greater machine clearances, the company says. Options include clamps with wide, swiveling jaws for clamping on uneven surfaces; low-profile side clamps; and adjustable side clamps.   Other featured manufacturers/products include Fairlane Products grippers and rest pads; Swivots swivel/pivoting positioning components; Quick Release ball-lock pins, rollers and bumpers;  Imao stops, supports, risers, T-nuts, sliding mounts, springs, grid plates and blocks; Kipp spring plungers, tension levers, torque handles, knurled nuts, ball knobs, and handwheels; OK-Vise single- and double-wedge clamp designs; and Mitee-Bite edge, slot, Uniforce, toe, low-profile and expansion clamps.

Hand holding a crystal ball

We’d rather send you $15 than rely on our crystal ball…

It’s Capital Spending Survey season and the manufacturing industry is counting on you to participate! Odds are that you received our 5-minute Metalworking survey from Modern Machine Shop in your mail or email. Fill it out and we’ll email you $15 to exchange for your choice of gift card or charitable donation. Are you in the U.S. and not sure you received the survey? Contact us to access it.

Help us inform the industry and everybody benefits.

RELATED CONTENT

  • Choosing The Right Bar Feeder

    Take a look at some of the options, and find out how some shops make their decisions.

  • Holding Small Parts for Effective Machining on a CNC Router

    A non-woven porous material with a special coating enables vacuum chucks and tables to hold sheets of metal and other materials more effectively on CNC routing machines. The material, called Vilmill, is used as a substrate between the sheet or plate material to be machined and a suitable vacuum table or vacuum chuck where it is held securely in place by the vacuum.

  • Dispelling Small Machine Shop Myths

    Many job shops start in a garage with a used mill and a manual lathe. The owners of this Utah job shop took a different tack. Along the way to a very successful business, they've debunked a bunch of myths commonly held about job shops.

Related Topics

Resources