Ring Adapters Remove Need for Machining
Hasco’s locating ring adapters Z7500/... enable tool-free adaption with no need for machining.
Where the machine and mold have different diameters, Hasco’s locating ring adapters Z7500/... enable tool-free adaption with no need for machining. The spring washers supplied with the adapter ensure its frictional tensioning. A large lead-in chamfer allows easy installation in the injection mould with an 8 mm guide. Lever slots are provided as a dismantling aid.
The stainless steel locating ring adapters are suitable for cleanrooms and come in inch and metric versions. All the locating ring adapters have an laser inscription to ensure rapid and error-free deployment of the correct adapter in production.
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