2155 Traversefield Dr
Traverse City,  MI  49686-8699

United States
  • Booth: 2935

Forkardt Incorporated is an international standard and special design and build workholding supplier.  Forkardt Inc's world headquarters along with its primary engineering and manufactuaring is located in Traverse City, MI.  Additionally regional facilities capable of Engineering, Manufacturing and Sales are also located in Germany, France, India and China.   Forkardt is the premier company for engineered solutions to our customers toughest workholding issues.  In it's current form the company has grown into a strong, unified, interational entity from the beginnings of several smaller entities, such as Forkardt in Germany, N. A. Woodworth, SP Sheffer, Sheffer Collet, Logansport Cylinder and the Buck Chuck Company in the USA.  For workholding from a .060" diameter collet to an 80" power chuck Forkardt is the "go-to" company.


  • DD125 Direct Drive Rotary
    Forkardt's DD125 is a direct drive motor-spindle type rotary indexer with high speed spindle capable of 1000 RPM. Index positioning within +/- 4 arc seconds....

  • The Forkardt DD125 Direct Drive rotary features an integral motorized spindle, which eliminates the traditional gear drive of compettitors rotary indexers.  This allows it to achieve exceptional positional accuracy and ZERO Backlash for your most precise machining needs.   The motorspindle is also capable for 1000 RPM which allows you to process parts thru mill and turn operations in one fixturing.  The spindle features a 5C collet ready taper, and also an A2-4 spindle taper for mounting faceplates, sliding jaw chucks or interfacing with a trunion table.

  • UVE630-265 Pneumatic thru-hole chuck.
    Forkardt all new Pneumatic Thru-hole chuck the UVE630-265 is an excellent choice for machining oilfield tubular goods.


  • The UVE630-265 features a 630 mm OD with a 265 mm thru bore.  25 mm of total stroke per jaw with rapid and clamp ranges.  This chuck also features 3/32" x 90 degree master jaw serrations and utilizes industry standard air feed rings and seals to allow easy transition from compettitor models.  Robust and made in the USA!

    Contact Forkardt for more information. 231-995-8303

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