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Kitagawa

 Optimization
process arrows_blueMcKenna Service has joined Kitagawa NorthTech as an authorized dealer.  Kitagawa is globally recognized for its world-class work holding solutions.  Kitagawa-NorthTech, Inc. has launched a business consultancy group that brings years of machining and engineering experience to assist the leadership of North America’s manufacturers.
To attain growth and profitability requires a strategic review of shop floor machines, materials,  methods and tools utilized for specific machining operations.  A diagnostic approach is employed with each client to identify areas to update and formulate solutions that will improve these processes. This optimization analysis can resolve a wide range of challenges experienced by machine shops, depending on the size and the needs of the operation.

Operation Analysis

  • Improve production rates / work flow
  • Capacity liberation (latent capacity)
  • Resolve scheduling issues and on-time rates
  • Project based scheduling systems
  • Reduce cycle times
  • Reduce scrap
  • Set-up reduction
  • Reduce planned and unplanned downtime

Product Application


 

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Chucks

Quality lathe chucks preferred by the majority of major manufacturers from
standard chucks and collet chucks to advanced work holding solutions.

 

 


Cylinders


Cylinders

Kitagawa cylinders are designed to meet the demands of today’s high-speed applications. Cylinder selection includes lightweight cylinders, compact cylinders, two-stage cylinders and more!

 

 


Steady Rests

 

Steady Rests

Select from a variety of steady rests designed for standard and specialized work holding applications.

 

 

 


NC Rotary Tables

 

NC Rotary Tables

Kitagawa rotary tables feature superior technology ensuring high clamping torque, accuracy and rigidity over conventional models. Select from a wide variety from 4th or 5th axis, heavy machining, compact options and many more!

 

 


Promano Automation Grippers by Kitagawa

 


Promano Automation Grippers by Kitagawa

KITAGAWA’s continuing innovations present PROMANO – the ultimate automation solution.

 

 


Accessories
Accessories

Full line of high quality accessories for Chucks, NC Rotary Tables, Vises and more!
 

 

Vises

 

 Vises