Finishing of FRP Components

The last steps in processing give the workpiece its final shape. The workpieces must be held securely for processing in CNC machining centers or water jet cutting systems. These free-form surfaces are more difficult to process and present new challenges for clamping technology in particular.


Schmalz Inc.
5850 Oak Forest Drive
Raleigh NC 27616
United States of America

T:. +1 919 713-0880
F: +1 919 713-0883
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Products for the Finishing of FRP Components

Basic Holding Fixture BHF

  • Clamping solution consisting of the Uni-Base suction pad mount and suction cups
  • For smooth surfaces with a hose connection (UB…G) or for Innospann Steel-Plate (UB…ISST)
  • Prefastening on machine table using vacuum or magnetic force
  • A range of suction cups with angle compensation are available

Suction Cup Balance SSCB

  • Flexible design of the gripping and clamping systems, for instance, in joining processes
  • Automated setup process for gripping and clamping systems
  • Automated and direct adaptation of gripping and clamping systems to the workpiece contour
  • Reliably and precisely secures sheet metal and other complex parts

More information about the SSCB