Modern Machine Shop

NOV 2017

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128 MMS November 2017 TOOLING AND WORKHOLDING TOOLHOLDING COLLET ACCOMMODATES LONG TOOL OVERHANGS Rego-Fix's PowrGrip toolholding collet system can generate clamping forces higher than those of shrink-fit holders. The system can help aero- space, f ire arms and defe nse manufacture rs overcome the challenges of difficult-to-machine materials, aggressive metal removal requirements and machining situations involving long, awkward tool overhangs. T h e sys te m's h o l d e r, c o l l et a n d p re s s-f i t assembly mounting unit generate clamping force, h i g h -v i b r a ti o n d a m p i n g a n d p re c i s i o n. T h e mechanical proper ties of the holder material generate gripping force with tool runout below 0.0001". Interchangeable collets are available from 0.125" to 1", including metric sizes, and are capable of holding car- bide and high strength steel tools. A c c o r d i n g t o t h e c o m p a n y, u s e r s c a n press in a tool or remove i t f r o m t h e h o l d e r i n less than 10 seconds. Because it does not use heat, tools can be used i m m e d i a t e l y a f t e r a tool change. T he company also of fe r s a nc ill a r y te c h- nologies, accessories and specific sizes for the aerospace and fire- a r m s i n d u s t r i e s . F o r aerospace applications, larger PG 32 collets are suited for Inconel and titanium components. The company's Secur- Grip technology, which *$20 off product purchases totaling $50 or more, excluding tax and shipping. May not be combined with any other promotions or discounts, nor applied to previous purchases. Some exclusions may apply. Offer valid until December 31, 2017. OR CALL 844 GO GAMUT VISIT Free shipping on orders of $99 or more Smart search—exactly what you need Every tool for the modern machine shop USE CODE: MACHINE WHEN YOU SPEND OVER $50* $20 OFF A New Way to Buy for the Modern Machinist

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