indexing fixture

indexing fixture

[′in‚dek·siŋ ‚fiks·chər]
(mechanical engineering)
A fixture that changes position with regular steplike movements.
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Tenders are invited for Supply of Plate Indexing Fixture To Drg.
An indexing fixture is used to lock the spindle in position for each cut.
Positioning of the crankshaft for grinding each pin is accomplished using a complex indexing fixture that re-positions the shaft to the predetermined location before each plunge of the grinding wheelhead.
In the orbital grinding process, a highly responsive CNC-controlled wheel-feed system permits the wheel to precisely follow the orbit of each pin about the main journal axis, thereby eliminating indexing crankheads and special indexing fixtures.
Positioning of the crankshaft for grinding each pin is accomplished using a complex indexing fixture that repositions the shaft to the predetermined location prior to each plunge of the grinding wheelhead.
Along with the robot and indexing fixture station, the robot cutter cell system includes a comprehensive cell safety system plus an operator work station with a vivid flat screen display and touch screen controls.
An on-board robotic parts handling system/automatic gauging system loads the part onto an automatic indexing fixture," explains Randy Roberts, Zagar vice president.
Tenders are invited for Plate Indexing Fixture To Drg.
The Japanese company needed a horizontal indexing fixture.