Tips for using zero-point clamping systems

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If your shop is looking for a low-cost, simple and effective way to reduce setup time, consider zero-point clamping. Similar to the mechanism that grips rotary toolholders on many machining centers, zero-point clamps employ a mounting knob and clamping wedge lock to pull a pallet, fixture or other workholding device—or even the part itself—against the […]