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Internally-calibrated Collet Setup Tool Disclosure Number: IPCOM000065718D
Original Publication Date: 1985-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-19

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Moschak, PA Richards, TE Wagner, F [+details]


Recalibration of an old-style tool, used for setting up Trudril collet assemblies, previously required complete replacement and readjustment of the drill stop. The new-design setup tools incorporate a laterally-movable drill gage block 11, where turning a positioning screw 12 moves worn spots on the gage surface "off-site", while simultaneously moving an unused portion of the drill gage surface "on-site".