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Page 17 of 161 Boring Tools • Tool Holders • Cutting Tools • Presetting • Workholding • Accessories ULTRA-HIGH PRECISION ACCESSORIES AREN'T NECESSITIES FOR MY TOOL BOX; I GET BY FINE WITHOUT THEM Misconception #31 The Truth Is: Just because your tried-and-true accessories for machine tool installation and inspection have gotten you this far, that doesn't mean you shouldn't be looking for better solutions. Every second of down time means money wasted, and so does a machine tool not performing up to its potential. Ultra-high precision accessories are at your fingertips and are a wise investment for your tool box. An eyeball test on a bubble level is no longer good enough. It's time to re-evaluate your methods and tools for install and maintenance. Some of our unique, time-saving and accuracy-enhancing accessories include: ATC Alignment Tool – Ensure alignment between the spindle and ATC gripper to avoid spindle damage. The plug features a built-in stylus that determines the eccentric direction when rotated. The values are displayed on a 10 micron/div. dial indicator for easy adjustment. Dyna Test – Precision test arbor to identify potential spindle runout problems. Certified bar tolerances include 1-micron roundness, 2-micron runout, 3-micron cylindricity, 5-micron diameter tolerance, AT1 taper contact and a roughness of .6µm Ra. Dyna Force – Accurately measures and identifies potential problems of spindle retention force. The digital measurement unit displays the clamping force with an accuracy of .1kN (22.5 lb-force). Level Master – Simultaneous 2-axis detection with LED and buzzer indication for leveling machine tool tables. The optical level sensor technology allows for 10-micron-per-meter precision. ATC Alignment Tool Dyna Force SEE OUR ACCESSORIES Dyna Test Level Master Learn about more common misconceptions and productivity Truth solutions at or call 888-866-5776. We'll improve your most demanding applications or we'll take back our products – Guaranteed. R

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