Flexible Drive Equipment - Heavy Duty Bench Grinding

The K.F.D. Flexible Drive Equipment has been well proven and has become well know for its rugged efficiency, ease of use and versatility for labour intensive heavy duty bench grinding, filing, lapping and polishing operations. It is ideally suited for today's needs in engineering workshops, toolrooms, laboratories, laboratory workshops, die and mould shops, etc.

Electric Motor: Heavy duty motor with high torque, even at low speeds. Robust construction for long and continuous service giving quiet running and vibration free operation. Maximum speed, 22000 rpm. Input 230V. Power outpit - 300W

Flexible Drive Shaft: High flexibility and resistant to looping and twisting with double ball races at the tool holder end. A slip joint is provided for the attachment of handpieces for rotating tools and also the Diprofil hand filing machine

Foot Control: Built in variable speed, 0-22000 rpm with increased torque at low speeds

Bench Stand: Simple to use variable height adjustment with free moving centre fulcrum, providing infinietely variable drive positioning

flexible drive system

TH-SZ

The TH-SZ, straight handpiece, drives a large variety of rotating tools, lightweight for easy manipulation with a ball race front and rear. The TH-SZ is supplied with 1/8" and 3/32" diameter collets. (1/4", 2.35mm, 3mm and 6mm diameter collets are available).

VTN Handpiece

A right angle drive unit for slot and recess preparation. The head can be readily swivelled and telescopically extended. Supplied with 1/8" and 3/32" diameter collets. (1/4", 2.35mm, 3mm and 6mm diameter collets are available).

VTN-S Handpiece

Similar to VTN, but larger construction without swivelling or telescopic facility. A 1/4" diameter collet is supplied as standard. (1/4", 2.35mm, 3mm and 6mm diameter collets are available).

Product Specification Model Code
Flexible-shaft driven machine Flexible-shaft driven machine The FXK-N, FXS-N and FXH-N models are driven by an electrical motor with speed control and a flexible-shaft with slip-joint (European standard) or ball-joint connection (US standard) e.g. Diprofil type DSE-47. Corresponding motors of other brands may also be used. FXK-N 332041
FXH-N Square Hole 332042
FXS-N Key hole 332043
diprofil Flexible-shaft driven machine Flexible Shaft Driven Machine These models are driven by an electrical motor with speed control and a flexible shaft with slip-joint (European standard) or ball-joint connection (US standard) e.g. Diprofil type DSE-47. Corresponding motors of other brands may also be used. FPK/R 331018
FPH/R Square Hole 332065
FPS/R Key hole 331033
Product Code Description Collet
3/32” 1/8” 1/4” 2.35mm 3mm 6mm
th-sz handpiece TH-SZ 322005 The TH-SZ straight is supplied with 1/8” and 3/32” diameter collets. 325007 325010 325011 325007 325008 325009
vtn handpiece VTN 322003 This head can be readily swivelled and telescopically extended. Supplied with 1/8” and 3/32” diameter collets. 325018 325013 - 325020 325012 -
vtn-s handpiece VTN-S 322004 Similar to VTN, but larger construction without swivelling or telescopic facility. A 1/4” diameter collet is supplied as standard. 325007 325010 325011 325007 325008 325009

Flexible Drive Kit

KFD. Kit 3E. Flexible Drive Kit for rotary action comprising: Motor, Variable Speed Foot Control Unit. 6mm Stainless Steel Flexible shaft, TH-SZ Handpiece with two collets 3/32” and 1/8”. Supplied with Bench Stand. Input voltage of 230 volt. (For input of 110/120 volts quote G.F.D.).
KFD Kit 3K. Electric Motor, Foot Controller and Flexible Shaft
Electric Motor, 230V
Flexible Drive Shaft, 5mm
Foot Control, 230V
Bench Stand
Support Cradle (alternative to bench stand)