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No.000011 Clamping Mechanism

Clamping mechanism using toggle clamps

Relevant category

Toggle Clamp

Product name Toggle Clamps -Horizontal Handle- 
Part number MC01-2B
Features With flanged base for easy mount.
* Orange colored cells in the table below indicate the part numbers used in this example.

Selection criteria

Easy to use with one-touch open/close action.

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Available sizes

Toggle Clamps -Horizontal Handle-

Body material 1018 Carbon Steel 304 Stainless Steel
Surface treatment Trivalent Chromate -
Clamping force(N) 264.6 264.6 400 882 2352 264.6 264.6 882 2352
Weight(g) 30 35 60 130 265 30 35 130 265
Arm open-close angle 90° 90° 90° 85° 90° 90° 90° 85° 90°
Handle open/close angle 75° 75° 75° 73° 65° 75° 75° 73° 65°
Overall width 23.8 23.8 23.8 36 35 23.8 23.8 36 35
Overall height(Clampled) 17.3 17.3 34.6 37.8 47.6 17.3 17.3 37.8 47.6
Overall height(Unclamped) 48.3 48.3 78 96.8 110.2 48.3 48.3 96.8 110.2
Overall length (Clamped) 71 69.1 100.6 143.5 173 71 69.1 143.5 173
Clamp position Fixed Variable Variable Variable Variable Fixed Variable Variable Variable
Accessory Nylon Bolt Bolt with rubber
Material: NBR
Hardness: Shore A70
Stainless steel bolt

* Please see the product pages for shape details and dimensions.

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Stopper Bolt with Urethane

Product name Stopper Bolts With Bumpers- Straight Type 
Part number USUS6-25
* Orange colored cells in the table below indicate the part numbers used in this example.

Selection criteria

Urethane tips are used to prevent workpiece damage

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Available sizes

Stopper Bolts With Bumpers- Straight Type

Stopper Bolt
Material Hardness Material Strength classification Surface treatment
Urethane
(Black)
Shore A90 4137 Alloy Steel 10.9 Trivalent Chromate
304 Stainless Steel - -
Polyacetal (White) - 4137 Alloy Steel 10.9 Trivalent Chromate
304 Stainless Steel - -

■Sizes and Dimensions

Screw DIA. (Coarse) Threaded section length (Length under head) Stopper
10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 60 70 O.D. Height
M4 φ3.1 4.5
M5 φ4
M6 φ4.8
M8 φ6.5 5.5
M10 φ8.3
M12 φ10 6

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Support Pin

Product name Support Pins- Pilot Shape Selectable, Stepped Pilot 
Part number SRPAC8-L15.00-P3.00-F2.0
Features This can be used for horizontal / vertical positioning on high locations.
* Orange colored cells in the table below indicate the part numbers used in this example.

Selection criteria

Good height accuracy, and pin configuration makes suitable for workpiece guide.

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Available sizes

Support Pins- Pilot Shape Selectable, Stepped Pilot

Material Surface treatment Hardness
1045 Carbon Steel Black oxide
Hard chrome plating Hardness 750HV〜
Chrome thickness 3μm or more
Black oxide Heat treated hardness 45〜50HRC
Hard chrome plating Heat treated hardness 45〜50HRC
Chrome thickness 3μm or more Hardness 750HV〜
440C Stainless Steel Heat treated hardness 50〜55HRC

■Sizes and Dimensions

Hex size Hex shaft length Pin diameter Pin length (Pin section height) Screw hole
Straight section Tapered section Screw diameter Depth
Specify in 0.01mm increments Specify in 0.01mm increments Specify in 0.1mm increments (Coarse)
6 10.00〜50.00 φ3.00〜φ4.00 2.0〜12.0 1 M3 6
7 φ3.00〜φ6.00 2.0〜15.0
8 15.00〜50.00 M4 8
10 20.00〜80.00 φ4.00〜φ8.00 2.0〜20.0 2 M5 10
12 φ4.00〜φ10.00
13 φ5.00〜φ10.00 2.0〜25.0 3 M6 12
14
17 φ8.00〜φ15.00 2.0〜30.0
19 M8 16
24 φ10.00〜φ15.00 4

*Manufactuable sizes are limited by the material. Please see the product pages for details.

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Accuracy Info

Accuracy of Stepped and Tapped Hex Support Pins

  • Pin diameter tolerance: 0/-0.01
  • Hex shaft length tolerance: +0.05/0

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IDEA NOTE Two toggle clamps hold down at four points

Two stopper bolts are provided on each toggle clamp, enabling supporting at four points.

IDEA NOTE Stopper bolts are used.

The workpiece is protected from scratches or damage by resin tipped clamp tips.

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    1. CAD Data
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Application Overview

Purpose

  • Workpiece holding is ensured by 4 point clamping near locating features.

Points for use

  • Manually operated toggle clamps.
  • Urethane rubber tipped stopper bolts are used to prevent damage to the workpiece.

Target workpiece

  • Substate
    External dimensions W130 x D110 x t1.6

Design Specifications

Operating Conditions or Design Requirements

  • Toggle clamp arm open/close: Angle: 90°
  • External dimensions: W300 x D150 x H54

Selection Criteria for Main Components

  • Toggle clamp
    • Clamp is hold down type with a horizontal handle since the clamping is vertical to restrain the workpiece.
    • Wide opening clamps are used to ease workpiece loading and unloading.
    • The clamps apply a light force on the workpiece during operation so standard handles are used.
  • Stopper bolts with urethane bumpers
    • Resin type is selected to prevent workpiece damage.

Design Evaluation

Other Design Consideration

  • A dual point contact arm is mounted on the toggle clamp to better utilize one clamp.
  • The brackets included with the toggle clamps are used to mount the dual contact arm.

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Part List

No. Part Name Sample Picture MISUMI Part Number
For Price and Days to ship click on Part No.
Quantity
1 Toggle Clamps MC01-2B 2
2 Stopper Bolts USUS6-25 4
3 Locating Pins SRPAC8-L15.00-P3.00-F2.0 4
4 Collars KNCLSS4-6-10 8
  • The part list above only contains MISUMI parts.
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    Your access to the CAD data that MISUMI Corporation (hereinafter referred to as the Company) posts on this site (including 3D CAD data, intermediate 3D CAD data and 2D CAD data; hereinafter referred to as the Data) are of products manufactured and/or sold by the Company (hereinafter referred to as the Products) assumes that you have read and accepted these terms and conditions which govern your use of the Data. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you must stop using this website and the Data. You must not use the Data for any unlawful purpose or in any manner inconsistent with these terms and conditions.
    1. CAD Data
    The Data is prepared for assisting the Company's users in the CAD design process by providing dimensions and other Product information. In order to provide the best speed and stability working within this site, the Product drawings were simplified to reduce the size of the Data. For instance, some of the Products are shown without the oil groove shape, screws or spring shape. Also, please be aware that the tolerance, surface roughness and/or chamfer of the Data may vary from the actual Products.
    2. Disclaimer on Data
    While the Company has carefully prepared the Data, accuracy of the Data is not guaranteed and is subject to the variances as described above. The Company may also modify, add or delete the Data at any time without prior notice. The Company assumes no liability for any direct, indirect, consequential or special damages that you may claim resulted from your use of the Data or any changes to or deletions of the Data regardless of the reason. The Company provides no warranty as to the quality, accuracy, functionality, safety or reliability of the combination of Products and parts. Example applications and combinations of the Products are provided for illustrative purposes only.
    3. Copyright
    Copyrights to the content and the Data belong to the Company or the manufacturers of the Products. The said copyright is protected by the Copyright Act and international treaties. The use (including duplication, modification, uploading, posting, transmission, distribution, licensing, sales and publishing) of the Data except for the purpose to use the Data described above without prior approval of the Company is not allowed. The Data cannot be used for any purposes (including sales promotion) except for designing your machine. If you violate this provision or the laws or regulations, the Company may prohibit you from the use of the Data, the Company’s site and/or take legal action. So long as you comply with these terms and conditions, the Company grants to you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use the Data for the sole purpose of assisting you in designing machines that incorporate products.
    In case that the CAD data is found to have been to be used for any purpose other than mentioned above or against the related laws, MISUMI may take legal actions, including the one for blocking the involved user from using CAD data and from accessing to the MISUMI site.
    4. Disclaimer of Warranty
    ANY AND ALL CONTENT APPEARING ON THIS WEB SITE IS PROVIDED FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. THIS WEB SITE, ITS CONTENT AND ITS LINKS ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS AND ARE USED ONLY AT YOUR SOLE RISK, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW. THE COMPANY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF ANY KIND, REGARDING THIS WEB SITE (INCLUDING ITS CONTENT, HARDWARE, SOFTWARE AND LINKS), INCLUDING AS TO FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, NON INFRINGEMENT, RESULTS, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, ACCESSIBILITY, COMPATIBILITY, SECURITY AND FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS. THE COMPANY WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES AND/OR LOST PROFITS, IN CONNECTION WITH USE OF THE INTERNET, THIS WEB SITE, ITS CONTENT OR ITS LINKS
    Further, the Company will not be liable to you for any failure or delay by the Company to provide access to the Data or any of its obligations under these terms and conditions where such failure or delay is the direct or indirect result of any circumstances beyond the Company's reasonable control (and the Company's obligations will be suspended for the duration of such circumstances).
    5. Policy of Third Parties
    You may be required to separately agree to third party's policies if you use third party software to create or browse the Data or use a third party’s CAD data. In this case, the Company does not assume any responsibility for defects of such CAD data or the software of the third party or violation of their rights. Understand them before use.

    CAD Download (Unit Assembly)

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    Thank you for downloading the data.

    Click the Good IDEA! button when you find interesting design tips.


    This data is utilized in order to list more useful application examples in the future.

    CAD Data Limitations

    1. Assembly data shows the assembly drawings in the concept design phase. The sole purpose of the data is to explain the structure and functionality of the assembly and is not considered nor to be used as a final design.
      You will need to edit the Data so that it meets your specific design conditions.
    2. Unit assembly Data consists of some sub-assemblies.
      It is configured so that each sub-assembly unit can be used as it is or edited.
    3. * The part in the frame is a sub-assembly unit.

    4. The Data for fabricated parts is based on easy-to-edit dimensions and shapes in sketches and histories.
    5. The dimensions of the MISUMI parts in the Data, which can be specifed at 1mm intervals, can be edited under historical data.
    6. The Data including the third-part components are made by the Company.

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