Swiss precision tool holding expert Rego-Fix has released its fl exible Zero-Z tool holder which features an incredibly short projection, allowing for more z-axis stroke and greater work piece size. Ideal for multiplex turning machines and small vertical machining centres, the Zero-Z offers improved surface fi nish, unsurpassed accuracy and complete tool rigidity.

The toolholder’s unique design features a fl ush collet nut, whereby tool overhang is virtually eliminated. Like all Rego-Fix steep taper toolholders, the Zero-Z is pre-balanced to G2.5 at 22,000 rpm. For added clamping force, the Zero-Z comes standard with Rego-Fix’s unique AX Hi-Q clamping nut. This unique nut design allows for the highest clamping forces in the industry and unmatched safety – virtually eliminating dangerous wrench slippage.