Elesa’s new GN928 is a novel clamping device to be incorporated into equipment mountings, e.g. machine vice or similar, where frequent readjustment is required for the quick and precise operation of a mounting shaft/tubular shaft.
The GN928, in 8–30mm diameter sizes, fits into a hole tangential to the relevant shaft; by appropriate positioning the two spring-loaded clamping elements can then be adjusted by hexagonal key to clamp gently or strongly on the round mounting shaft. This design offers delicacy of control with a high degree of ultimate grip on a very wide range of shaft sizes from 6mm to 125mm diameter.
For fast, frequent operation, and for convenience, for example in difficult orientation either vertically or horizontally, a clamping handle may be substituted for the normal recessed hexagonal head screw. The integral spring aids the sensitivity of clamping and ensures easy release of the clamping elements.
Further information regarding Elesa products, including the GN928 clamping device, may be found at www.elesanow.co.uk.