Press kit for Holz-Handwerk Show 2016

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Aluminum Vacuum Blocks from Schmalz: A Strong Hold on Shear Forces

 The machining of solid core plastic sheets and hardwood workpieces requires high cutting forces. This posed a challenge for the Eibl joinery firm, who found that workpieces kept slipping during the clamping process, thereby jeopardizing a safe machining process. Help finally came in the form of a solution provided by vacuum specialist Schmalz. Efficient aluminum vacuum blocks ensure the sheets are held securely in place and control the shear forces that are at play, allowing rapid and reliable processing.

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Powerful Vacuum Blocks for Clamping Solid Wood Workpieces

J. Schmalz GmbH has produced a new range of aluminum vacuum blocks for machining structured solid wood workpieces. The hose-free vacuum clamping system for CNC machining centers with a console table ensures the workpiece is held securely in place, enabling high precision in the production process.

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