WORKHOLDING

Craftsman Tools has over 60 years experience supplying Workholding products and solutions.

We offer an extensive range of standard workholding equipment and are able to provide bespoke solutions to meet your exact requirements.

All our design and manufacture is undertaken in-house and we pride ourselves on our technical expertise.

By keeping machining, fitting and inspection in-house we are able to keep a tighter control over price, leadtime and quality than possible when outsourcing.

mandrels

EXPANDING MANDRELS, COLLETS & SLEEVES

For accurately locating and gripping either the inside or outside diameters of cylindrical parts via uniform expansion & contraction.

hydraulic

HYDRAULIC & PNEUMATIC FIXTURES

Automated fixtures, typically used to facilitate the production of high volume parts with little to no human intervention.

manually

MANUALLY OPERATED FIXTURES

Innovated fixtures and jigs to facilitate the production of low to med volume parts and awkward geometry parts.

 

cubetype

CUBETYPE WORKHOLDING

Mounting blocks designed for horizontal machining centres. Adaptable for automated and manual fixturing.

rotating

ROTATING CENTRES

For positioning and loading cylindrical parts for turning applications, available for various morse taper sizes.

025

CRAFTSMAN CAPTO WORKHOLDING

Modular system to facilitate the quick change over of various workholding tools and sizes.

OUR WORKHOLDING SYSTEMS ARE USED FOR A WIDE RANGE OF PRODUCTION APPLICATIONS IN INDUSTRIES WHICH INCLUDE;