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Jergens Introduces New Online Configurator wizard for specifying Ball Lock® Quick Change Fixturing System

 

Cleveland, OH – August 23, 2011-

Jergens, Inc. has extended its online capabilities once again, building on the success of its robust, industry-leading website. Available now from Jergens is the new Ball Lock® Wizard, an online interactive configurator that provides simple step-by-step instructions for designing a Ball Lock® Quick Change Fixturing System.

 

Jergens’ new Ball Lock® Wizard, available at http://jergens.configurators.com, simplifies the system design and specification process, enabling the user to build a system and generate a quote, bill of materials, CAD drawings, and system images.

 

Jergens’ extensive experience and knowledge of the machine tool industry has resulted in a wealth of data that will help users customize a Ball Lock® system for their particular machine tool and application. Using the Wizard’s graphical interface, users can select components and lay out their system. The Ball Lock® Wizard includes options for a limitless number of set ups comprised of fixture plates, subplates, shanks, liners, receiver bushings, and vises. Jergens offers detailed documentation and support for customers who need assistance through the online specification process.

 

Ball Lock® is the industry’s leading and most widely used quick change fixturing system for fast set ups and changeovers. Thousands of shops worldwide use Ball Lock® to help reduce downtime, improve throughput and quality, increase productivity and capacity, eliminate overtime, and establish lean cells.

 

Founded in 1942 to help American manufacturers operate efficiently, Jergens, Inc. is comprised of 3 distinct business units: Workholding Solutions, Lifting, and Specialty Fasteners. Jergens, Inc. is committed to helping its customers achieve leaner, more profitable manufacturing, and continues to add products and engineered solutions for an integrated approach to “Manufacturing Efficiency.” Jergens, Inc. is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company. For more information, please contact Jergens, Inc. at 15700 S. Waterloo Road, Cleveland, OH 44110-3898. Phone: 877-486-1454; Fax: 216-481-6193. On the Web: www.jergensinc.com. E-mail: info@jergensinc.com.