Hardinge Inc. Announces New Workholding Products

ELMIRA, NY November 23, 2015: Hardinge Inc. (www.hardinge.com) a leading international provider of advanced metal-cutting solutions announces the release of a new Low-Profile 65mm Dead-Length FlexC™ Quick Change Collet Chuck.  This new collet chuck is available in four popular spindle sizes including A2-5”, A2-6”, A2-8” and 140MM and can be customized to fit any spindle.   

The new Low-Profile 65MM DL features a reduced nose diameter as compared to the current design.  This new redesign gives users the industry’s best tool clearances when compared to other similar alternatives.  Additional enhancements include reduced hang weight, installation simplifications and a new work stop and accessories. 

Ryan Ervin, Manager, North American Workholding Sales &
Product Development comments, “This new design is a direct
result of feedback from our customers and distributors. They wanted a FlexC product that offered more tool clearance, and this new collet chuck provides that capability better than anyone else in the market. Hardinge is known as the collet company for decades, and we are pleased to continue this trend with our FlexC quick-change collet system.”

Pricing and delivery can be found online at shophardinge.com. 

About Hardinge Inc. 

Hardinge is a leading global designer and manufacturer of high precision, computer-controlled machine tool solutions developed for critical, hard-to-machine metal parts and of technologically advanced workholding accessories.  

The Company’s strategy is to leverage its global brand strength to further penetrate global market opportunities where customers will benefit from the technologically advanced, high quality, reliable products Hardinge produces. With approximately two thirds of its sales outside of North America, Hardinge serves the worldwide metal working market. Hardinge’s machine tool and accessory solutions can also be found in a broad base of industries to include aerospace, agricultural, automotive, construction, consumer products, defense, energy, medical, technology and transportation.  

Hardinge applies its engineering design and manufacturing expertise in SUPER- PRECISION(TM) and precision CNC Lathes, high performance Machining Centers, high-end cylindrical and jig Grinding machines, and technologically advanced Workholding Products. Hardinge is also the world’s largest manufacturer of collets (5C Collets, 16C Collets, 20C Collets, Swiss Collets and other styles) for all brands of machines including custom engineered solutions. Hardinge has manufacturing operations in the United States, China, France, Germany, India, Switzerland, Taiwan, and the United Kingdom.  

For more information, please visit http://www.hardingeus.com.