About us

Zither Machine Tools Industries is an ISO 9001 certified company and Zither Self Centring chucks represent a renowned Gripping Force since 1959. This experience of more than 40 years is behind Zither in the development of Precision Chucks comparable to International Standards. Our chucks are manufactured at a most sophisticated plant well equipped with modern CNC machines and with updated measuring instruments. Strict quality control measures applied from raw materials purchase, its inspection, machining, heat treatment, fitting, final inspection and despatch assure international level quality to the satisfaction of our valued customers.

No doubt CNC machines have become popular in these days, but still manually operated chucks form a major chunk in the industries because a lot of development has been made in Tooling Systems which can be used on conventional machines which help in obtaining more production with minimum of cost which is the need of the day. So the customer expects following features from manually operated Self centring Chucks

  • Economy
  • High Gripping Power
  • High Accuracy
  • Long Service Life
  • Safety

Continuous Research & Development at Zither has helped to fulfill the above mentioned expectations. Improvements are being made from Time to Time so that our customers get best value for their money. We offer manually operated self centring chucks with

  • Cast Iron Bodies
  • Steel Bodies
  • Spheroidal Graphite (SG) Iron Bodies

Chucks with Cast Iron Bodies are economical but their only limitation is that the same cannot be used at high rotational speeds. However where high rotational speed is required, Steel Body Chucks are recommended.

We have tried our best to include every information regarding the manually operated self centring chucks available with us. The chuck sizes and mountings specified in the tables of dimensions represent the popular requirement. Due to continuous Research & Development, the dimensions in tables can be changed without prior notice. Variations in Sizes and Special type of Jaws can be available on request.

All Parts of Chucks are Interchangeable. The chucks come with a Guarantee of One Year against any manufacturing defect.