The Answer for Lathe Turret misalignment

Until NOW there has not been a simple off-the-shelf solution to bringing your lathe turret back on center!

The Answer for Lathe Turret misalignment

Until NOW there has not been a simple off-the-shelf solution to bringing your lathe turret back on center!

Dial-Ables is a fully adjustable collet tooling system for bringing the turret of your lathe back into centerline alignment

Dial-Ables tooling systems allows for an economical solution for adjusting turret tooling (drills, reamers, end-mills etc), to the spindle centerline.  Saving on costly tool breakage and premature tool wear.  Reduces set-up time, and the need for costly service calls.

Dial-Ables Features:

  • Adjust turret end working tools to the spindle centerline.
  • Improve cutting tool life.
  • Reduce lathe setup time.
  • Utilizes standard ER Collets.
  • Full 360° X .025″ adjustment.
  • Two coolant ports standard; side – 1/8 NPT; Rear 1/4 NPT.
  • All tools interchangeable within group sets.
  • Heat treated and black oxide coated for long service life.
  • Collet to shank squareness 0.0002″.
  • All collet chucks use standard ER nose piece and thread sizes.

 

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Without Dial-Ables…

With Dial-Ables

The Dial-Ables Advantage:

  • Dial-Ables tooling system provides an economical solution for adjusting cutting tools to spindle centerline.
  • Saves on costly tool breakage and premature wear.
  • Reduces set-up time.
  • Fast and easy precision alignment for round shank tooling on lathes. Perfect for setting up carbide drills, reamers, taps, boring bars, etc.
  • Dial-Able holders have a .0250″ x 360° range of adjustment for accuracy.
  • Properly aligned tools reduce breakage plus give longer tool life.
  • Holders have side & rear coolant ports for coolant fed tooling.
  • Shanks come in standard sizes to fit turret blocks, eliminating sleeves.

Adapter heads are available in two forms:

  • Standard ER Collet in sizes:
  • ER11, ER16, ER20, ER25, and ER32.
  • Set screw for boring bars:
  • 1/8″, 3/16″, 1/4″, 5/16″, 3/8″ and 1/2″.

 

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