Work Holding Devices Used in Shaping Machine

There are many ways in which work may be held while it is being machined on the shaping machine. The common methods are mentioned below: Chucks – Three jaw and four jaw chucks are mounted on shaper with suitable means to hold the work pieces. Special Jig – Jig accurately locates the work in position for machining and holds it securely in position by means of clamping bolts, studs and screw. Angle Plate – The work is securely fastened to an angle plate with clamps or bolts. Plain Vice – Plain vice is bolted to the machine…

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