JIG & FIXTURE HANDBOOK
CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK. REVISED VERSION COMING IN 2015.
You'll refer to this 10-chapter 430-page, completely illustrated, hardbound reference manual again and again, with step-by-step instructions on jigs and fixtures. This quality, comprehensive applications manual will help you choose between modular, permanent and hydraulic fixtures, and provides information and photographs of hundreds of components. You'll find yourself turning to the handy reference charts on a regular basis, with comparisons of decimals and fractions, units of measure, trigonometry calculations, clamping forces, surface finishes, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, thread sizes, machinability comparisons of metals, hardness conversions and much more.
This 216-page guide aids you in the step-by-step building of modular fixtures. We help you in deciding which fixtures and components are best and even provide a chart of break-even calculations comparing modular fixturing and permanent tooling.
Modular Fixturing is perfect for short or prototype production runs, or while permanent fixtures are being built or repaired. Its popularity is a result of its durability and reusability, making it a very cost-effective choice in tooling.
The modular fixturing design checklist, included in the book, helps you avoid problems caused by missing important steps in the building of fixtures.
This comprehensive guide will take you from the basic fundamentals to the step-by-step design of a modular fixture, with a variety of illustrated examples of fixtures, components and applications.
You'll refer to this handy pocket reference time and time again. It contains: