The Microconic™ cartridge fits into your CNC lathe or swiss machine and transforms the spindle into a highly accurate miniature work holding system. Installing the Microconic cartrdige enables your shop to convert all of your facilities turning machines spindles to a one universally sized Microconic collet for your small diameter workholding. All cartridges are precision groundhigh-chromium tool steel. Our manufacturing tolerance is 3µm (.0001") and we guarantee our cartridges to be within 5µm (0.0002") in production use in your machine . The robust design and materials ensure reliability and longevity in the most demanding production environment, while providing extreme accuracy.
Advantages of the Microconic™ Cartridge
NEW!! The F20M10 cartridge features:
The F25 Cartridge is the basis of the Microconic work holding system.
It is a mechanically actuated micro-workholding system for use in high precision, small diameter CNC turning applications. that fits directly into your TF25 spindle. Compatible to Schaublin spec F25-64
NEW!!! The 5C cartridge features:
If you have any secondary gang-tool or turret lathes with 5C collet system you will LOVE the Microconic 5CM10 cartridge. Better tool clearance with the extended nose. Micrometer control of collet closure regardless of hydraulic/pneumatic/manual collet closing mechanism of the machine. Unbeatable concentricity.
Our Micrograd™ Graduated Collet Wrench (CW10) is included with Microconic™ Cartridge purchase. All UM10, 10mm systems are supplied with a CW10 Micrograd Wrench while all UM6 collet systems are supplies with a CW6 Micrograd Wrench
The Micrograd™ Graduated Collet Wrench provides a method of precisely setting clamping pressure on both the Microconic collets and an Microconic overgrip collets . It can be adjusted in metric increments of 0,02mm and imperial increments of .001"
Please see our installation procedures for more details on how to set up and replicate your clamping pressure on every machine in your shop.
Each Micrcoconic™ Cartridge is supplied with a 1.5mm Hex ball tip Screwdriver (HSD15)