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With our
Centric vice C3

Easy handling for small workpieces! 5-axis C3 centric vice in mechanical design with high clamping force and quick jaw change system. Ideally suited for workpiece blank and finished part machining, multiple clamping on pallets, clamping towers and pyramids. As a small part centering vice , the C3is also excellent for various types of machine tool automation.

Best accessibility

Large clamping range –
grip or smooth step

Stainless and hardened base body HRC 45

Jaws quick change
without tool

High clamping force - 16 kN with 50 Nm

Compact design - Ideal for pallet automation

Advantages that will
inspire you

✓ Economy
fast set-up and easy handling
simple and fast conversion to enlarged clamping range
Short changeover times due to quick-change jaws

✓ Safety
shorter machining times due to higher cutting performance thanks to high clamping force
Safe clamping with GRESSEL grip jaws

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Our designs

C3 L-80 grip
with quick change jaw grip 3 mm
Width 45 and 70 mm
C3 L-80 steel soft
with quick change jaw steel soft
Width 45 and 70 mm
C3 L-80 smooth VS
with quick change jaw smooth
VS = increased clamping range
Width 45 and 70 mm
C3 L-100 smooth
with quick change jaws smooth
Level 5 mm
Width 45 and 70 mm
C3 L-100 grip VS
with quick change jaw grip
VS = increased clamping range
Width 45 and 70 mm
C3 L-100 grip VS
with quick change jaw LANG embossing profile
grip VS = increased clamping range
Width 45 and 70 mm

Centric vice C3
Important data at a glance

SizeClamping forceDimensions (Base Body)Clamping range maxWeight
C3 L-800 – 16 kN80 x 70 x 20 mm 0 – 57 mm0.9 kg
C3 L-1000 – 16 kN100 x 70 x 20 mm 0 – 77 mm1.1 kg

Four clamping options

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The right clamping device
for your tasks

The C3 offers the following options for mounting on the machine table integrated in the centering vice. Optional: positioning and mounting holes on customer request.
Clamping with 2 screws from above through the base body
Clamping with 2 screws from above through the base body. Alignment can be done via Ø12 H7 precision holes
Both versions are equipped with the mounting holes for the Zero Point (LANG), Solid Point (HWR), RockLock (5thaxis) and others. (HWR), RockLock (5thaxis) and others.
The C3 L-100 is equipped with a SCHUNK VERO-S NSE mini interface This allows the clamp to be used on NSE mini modules as well as clamping stations with integrated anti-rotation V1.
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Gressel centric vice C3 in action

Video Playlist
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GRESSEL C3 – Zentrischspanner / centric vice
GRESSEL C3 – Zentrischspanner / centric vice
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Small, strong, robust – centric vice ZSG mini makes a big difference
Small, strong, robust – centric vice ZSG mini makes a big difference
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BEHIND THE SCENES OF C3 – Zentrischspanner
BEHIND THE SCENES OF C3 – Zentrischspanner
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GRESSEL C3 – Zentrischspanner: klein, stark, robust – der C3 packt kräftig zu!
GRESSEL C3 – Zentrischspanner: klein, stark, robust – der C3 packt kräftig zu!
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GRESSEL C3
GRESSEL C3
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