211 Kitty Hawk Dr.
Morrisville, NC 27560 US


A Message from SCHUNK

Company Profile

SCHUNK is a German family-owned company and global player in one.

SCHUNK Clamping Technology

SCHUNK offers the best solutions for the best results - for over 50 years.

SCHUNK Gripping Systems

Since 1983 we have set the trends from micro assembly to heavy lifting The first industrial-suited grippers from SCHUNK were a milestone in assembly and handling automation.

As Seen In MoldMaking Technology

Bizjan products

Moldmaking In the Heart of Europe
Culture, technology investment and industry involvement make this small Slovenian mold builder globally competitive despite a skills gap and rising labor costs.

Matt Steele

Schunk Announces New Director of Sales for the Midwest
Schunk USA is excited to announce the promotion of Matt Steele.

Heidenhain Visual Setup Control system

Automation and Connectivity Drive Machine-Tool Innovations
Machine tool and EDM suppliers are advancing their offerings to include automation, better controls, machine monitoring and new five-axis capabilities.

Tribos-SVL toolholder extension from Schunk

Slim Toolholder Precisely Machines Areas That are Difficult to Reach
The Tribos-SVL from Schunk is combinable with a variety of toolholders for versatility.

Bo Shomaker, new Vice President of Sales, Tooling and Workholding at Schunk

Schunk Announces New Vice President
Bo Shomaker, new Vice President of Sales, Tooling and Workholding, brings 27 years of industry knowledge to Schunk.

Alliance laser machines

Amerimold 2017: Multitudes of Metalworking Materials and Machines
Amerimold proved once again that it is THE event for moldmaking.

GPI prototype

SLIDESHOW: Technology Showcase, Amerimold Product Showcase (4)
Here at MMT, the excitement is building and we’re putting finishing touches on all things moldmaking so that attendees will get the most out of every aspect.

Schunk Tec-Center

Schunk Opens Service and Technology Center in Houston
Manufacturers in Houston will benefit from having this new Tec-Center local to them.

Schunk Tendo Slim 4ax hydraulic expansion toolholder

Hydraulic Expansion Toolholder Suited for Axial Operations
Schunk’s Tendo Slim 4ax hydraulic expansion toolholder is designed for axial operations and applications that require milling close to interfering contours, countersinking and reaming in five-axis centers, such as in the die and mold industry.

Mazak's Quick Turn-250MSY

SLIDESHOW: Technology Showcase - Machining
Here’s the drill (pun intended): This week’s technology blog throws a spotlight on machining.

Schunk Kontec KSC-F single-acting clamping vise

Vise Provides High Clamping Force at Low Torque
The Schunk Kontec KSC-F single-acting clamping vise with fixed jaw is designed to achieve high clamping forces at comparably low torque.


From Machining and Cutting Tools to Surface Treatment and Repair, Amerimold Exhibitors Aim Impress
With a record number of exhibitors at Amerimold 2016, supplier companies from all aspects of the moldmaking industry brought their A-games. We'd like to show you a few highlights!

milling magnet

May the Force Be with You
Unlocking the true potential of magnetic workholding for machining mold bases and inserts lies in understanding clamping and machining forces.

jack rensel

Schunk Apprentice Partnership Recognized Among Best in North Carolina
The NCTAP program, in which Schunk is a partner, was among those recognized as the best apprenticeship programs in North Carolina by North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory and the North Carolina Department of Commerce last week.

Schunk hydraulic expansion toolholders and arbors

Hydraulic Expansion Toolholders Provide Variety of Benefits
Schunk offers hydraulic expansion toolholders and arbors for high-precision applications in milling, boring, turning, grinding, mounting, inspection and balancing.

Magnetic Chuck Enables Simultaneous 5-Sided Machining in 1 Setup
Schunk’s Magnos magnetic chuck enables all five sides of a workpiece to be machined simultaneously in one setup.

amerimold 2015

Slideshow: Amerimold 2015 Preview
Considered THE event for mold manufacturing, Amerimold covers many facets of the industry, from its exhibits to its technical conference. Here's a small sampling of what will be highlighted for attendees.

Quick-Change Pallet System Provides Shop Standard
The NSL series of Schunk’s Vero-S quick-change pallet system is designed to enable shops to quickly and easily implement a standard for all machines regardless of their variety or table size.

clamping device with guide pillars

Reaching the Next Level of Efficient Machining
Clamping devices can help to achieve fast and efficient mold plate and cavity/core insert changes during machining.

workholding productivity

Plan Your Workholding for Improved Productivity
Choosing and organizing the right workholding can result in significantly improved machine efficiency, and it is essential for reaching any machine’s full potential.

KOMET and SCHUNK Synergy
Komet and Schunk honed in on their Synergy and held a joint distributor event last week at Komet of America’s facility in Schaumburg, Illinois.

Product Categories of SCHUNK

Cutting Tools
Grinding Machines
Lathe Tooling and Accessories
Machining Cells/Work Cells
Milling Machines
Pallet Changers
Workholding Equipment