Dillon Manufacturing, Inc.
2115 Progress Drive
Springfield , OH 45505 US
A Message from Dillon Manufacturing, Inc.
As Seen In Modern Machine Shop
Choosing Workholding to Meet Machining Challenges
When it comes to workholding, shops can choose from options that can provide flexibility, help increase throughput and enable five-axis machining.
Dillon Pin Location Jaws Hold Deformation-Sensitive Parts
Dillon Manufacturing CNC mills its pin location jaws for air chucks to the highest possible workpiece location accuracy, better enabling them to hold thin-wall and deformation-sensitive parts.
Dillon's Full Chuck Line Meets Many Workholding Needs
Dillon Manufacturing offers a full line of chucks to meet manufacturers’ needs for a variety of workholding applications.
Dillon Manufacturing Promotes Comprehensive Chucks and Jaws
Dillon Manufacturing’s line of application chucks includes a wide variety of solutions for many workholding challenges.
Dillon Carbinite Coating Improves Jaw Gripping Strength
Dillon’s Carbinite is a wear-resistant, textured carbide coating that’s designed to improve grip on workpieces.
Dillon Stocks Large Selection of Standard, Custom Hard Jaws
Dillon Manufacturing Inc. stocks a large selection of standard and custom hard jaws, including steel top and full grip jaws for serrated, Acme Key, square key and tongue-and-groove systems.
Dillon's Fast Trac Jaw Nuts Grant Quick-Change Capability to Standard Chucks
Dillon Manufacturing’s Fast-Trac jaw nuts convert standard chucks into quick-change chucks, reducing jaw change time by 50% or more, according to the company.
Large-Diameter Chuck Jaws Enable Faster Setups
Eastec 2019: Matching workholding to Dillon Manufacturing’s large-diameter (15" to 60") chucks is said to enable faster setups.
Diamond Serrations Reduce Hard Jaw Slippage
Hard jaws from Dillon Manufacturing are designed to center the workpiece and grip it equally with each jaw.
Collet Pad Top Jaws Expand Chuck Workholding Capabilities
Collet pad top jaws from Dillon Manufacturing is said to enable aggressive machining to reduce cycle times and provide consistent repeatability.
Hard-to-Find Pitches Added to Soft Top Jaw Lineup
A major facilities upgrade now enables Dillon Chuck Jaws to add the manufacture of serrations of 2 mm × 60 degrees and 2.5 mm × 60 degrees for hard-to-find top jaws, hard jaws and full grip jaws that fit the corresponding chuck master jaws of the same hard-to-locate pitch.
Jaw Nuts Minimize Jaw Change Time
Dillon Fast-Trac jaw nuts are designed to convert standard chucks into quick-change chucks, reducing jaw change time by as much as half.
Full-Grip Pie Jaws Now Available in Extended Diameters, Heights
Dillon Manufacturing is now producing large-diameter (up to 24") full grip jaws from 1018 CRS, 6061 Aluminum and Dura-Bar cast iron.
Chuck Jaws Now Available in 6061 Aluminum
Dillon’s full grip jaws, machined from 6061 extruded aluminum, provide added options for full grip jaw customers who have traditionally used cast aluminum jaws.
Full-Grip Pie Jaws Available Ranging to 15" in Diameter
Dillon Manufacturing full-grip pie jaws are made of 1018 CR steel and are available in diameters from 6" to 15", with heights of 2", 4" and 6".
Soft Jaw Blanks Achieve Dimensional Matching of Jaw Sets
Soft jaw blanks from Dillon Jaws feature a milled surface on the jaw end, providing an established surface aiding in positive serration alignment with the front edge of the jaw.
Jaw-Forming Ring Provides Uniform Grip on Workpieces
The Dillon jaw-forming ring is designed to be an easy-to-use tool providing a more uniform grip on the workpiece, maximizing jaw life for cutting and forming operations.
Pie Jaws Available in Multiple Materials
Dillon Manufacturing’s full-grip jaws are available in diameters ranging from 6" to 24", heights of 2", 4" and 6", and metric sizes ranging from 140 to 630 mm in diameter.
Forming Rings Ensure Soft Jaws Are Machined True to Centerline
Dillon’s jaw forming rings are intended to serve as easy-to-use tools enabling the precise machining of soft jaws for firmer workpiece clamping.
Custom Top Jaws Hold Workpiece ID, OD or Both
Special top jaws from Dillon Manufacturing can grip a workpiece’s ID, OD or a combination of both, to suit a variety of workholding applications.
Collet Pads, Jaws Hold Hexagonal, Square Workpieces
Dillon’s quick-change collet pads and collet pad jaws are intended for small-diameter workpiece machining applications.