Centro-P featuring Spike assist from Ceratizit is a precision collet chuck that has been upgraded to an intelligent adapter using the latest sensor technology.
Until now, machine operators could only interpret machining forces by experience, noise or feeling. With Ceratizit’s intelligent adapter, these forces can be measured directly at the adapter and visualised via an app.
Smart factories alone are not enough if the global manufacturing sector is going to fully embrace the opportunities presented by Industry 4.0. Instead, businesses need to concentrate their efforts on creating smart value chains, which connect people, products and communities.