MicroCentric Blank Top Jaws are manufactured to extremely close tolerances to assure proper fit onto MicroCentric chucks.
Blank jaws are typically machined on the chuck under load to suit the workpiece to be clamped. Detailed instructions on the design and preparation of top jaws is given in MicroCentric's installation and operat ing manual.
Steel jaw blanks can be carburized after rough machining, and then finish ground on the chuck.
Blank jaws are available in other configurations and materials. Contact our sales department for additional information.
MicroCentric specializes in design ing and manufacturing custom top jaws for specific workpiece and machine applications. Fax a drawing of your part ...
Jaw turning fixtures simulate the locating pattern of standard air chucks. They are used to rough turn blank top jaws off the chuck. It is recom mended that jaws be finished bored on the chuck for best accuracy.
The clamping position of the jaw turning fixture is set in the middle of the chuck's stroke. Other positions are available upon request. Specify chuck model when ordering.