indexing fixture

indexing fixture

[′in‚dek·siŋ ‚fiks·chər]
(mechanical engineering)
A fixture that changes position with regular steplike movements.
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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.
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.
The Japanese company needed a horizontal indexing fixture.
Hardinge is a machine tool manufacturer, which designs and manufactures computer-numerically controlled cutting lathes, machining centers, grinding machines, collets, chucks, indexing fixtures and other industrial products.
The Company designs, manufactures, and sells computer controlled metal-cutting lathes, machining centers, and grinding machines together with collets, chucks, indexing fixtures, and other industrial products.
It will allow us to provide our worldwide customers with a broader range of solutions to their machining needs, with the Hardinge branded high precision lathes, Kellenberger cylindrical grinding machines, Hauser jig grinding machines, Tschudin high production cylindrical grinding machines, Tripet high production internal grinding machines, Hardinge branded collets, chucks, indexing fixtures and other industrial products as well as Bridgeport knee mills and machining centers.