WORKHOLDING

Workholding

Palmgren's Dual Force Precision CNC Vises Excel in Parallel

Palmgren says its Dual Force Precision CNC Vises excel in workholding situations where parts require multiple vises in parallel.

NEWS

CEO Linda Pilvelis Retires from Dapra Corporation

Dapra CEO Linda Pilvelis has retired, with Shawn Lawlor succeeding her in the position.

Workholding

Roemheld PC 80 Holds Prismatic and Round Parts

Roemheld’s PC 80 manual vises are compatible with prismatic and cylindrical components, changing between the two in minutes.

NEWS

Industrial Magnetics To Acquire Walker Magnetics

Industrial Magnetics Inc. plans to acquire nearly all the assets of Walker Magnetics Group Inc.

Workholding

SMW TX Series Chucks Operate Six Months Without Lubrication

SMW Autoblock TX Series three-jaw pull-down chucks features a symmetrical master-jaw design that promotes a long lifetime and consistent part quality.

Workholding

Save Time When Mounting Jaws on Three-Jaw Chucks

Precisely placing jaws on three-jaw chucks for CNC turning machines is difficult, but a laser pointer and clever programming can ease the issue.
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Automation

Teknics's Zerolox Nano XP 80Z Provides Powerful Workholding

Teknics ZeroClamp says its Zerolox Nano XP 80Z Zero Point Workholding automation console provides over 5.5 tons of clamping force — and supports simple automation.

NEWS

Kitagawa North-Tech Promotes Shawn Luschei to COO

Kitagawa North-Tech has promoted Shawn Luschei to COO of its North American operations. He was most recently the company’s VP of Sales and Marketing.

Workholding

Innolift Streamlines Pallet Loading with XXL Straddle Loader

InnoLift USA says its XXL Straddle Loader simplifies pallet-load deliveries, its hydraulic self-lifting design improving employee safety and efficiency.

Workholding

SMW's ZeroAct Offers Automated, Zero-Point Workholding

SMW Autoblok’s ZeroAct provides zero-point clamping across many applications, and features optimizations for applications requiring z-axis travel.