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Jergens Manufacturing Efficiency Blog : November-2014

Welcome to our news and resource blog. Here you will find our recent developments relating to people, products and processes for three business units - Workholding Solutions, Specialty Fasteners and Lifting Solutions. To keep pace with industry, we are continually introducing new technologies, increasing our reach and sharing our successes.
Jergens Announces Two New Universal Multi-Axis Rotary Adapters

Monday, November 17th, 2014, Cleveland OH– Jergens Inc. announces its universal Multi-Axis Rotary Adapters for a range of 3, 4 and 5 axis applications. The two additions, first unveiled at IMTS 2014, are designed with FixturePro® QLS mounting system or Jergens Zero Point System (ZPS) which provide easy implementation on a wide range of standard rotary indexers and tables.
Trends in Multi-Axis Workholding and Quick Change Fixturing

Long term industry trends to lean manufacturing, shorter lead times, smaller batch sizes and more setups have led to the growing use of 5 axis and multi-axis machines and accessories to eliminate multiple operations. And, after putting significant effort into cycle time reduction through advanced application of cutting tools, users are also paying more attention to set-up time reduction and quick change fixturing to improve their operations.