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Measuring & Levelling
Equipment Toggle Clamps
Dawn manufactures a large range of quality toggle clamps
and is also the australasian distributor of Destaco toggle
clamps offering the world’s largest range of toggle clamps
suitable for numerous holding operations in industrial
jigs and fixtures where components must be clamped
precisely and securely.
Tapes & packaging each clamp uses the tremendous force multiplication and
locking feature of the over-centre toggle locking principle.
there are four basic toggle actions available:
1. Hold Down Action –
Dawn Tools & Vices holds workpiece with a downward clamping action.
2. Latch (Hook) Action –
are the australasian agent for operates with a pulling action for closing door lids, etc
3. Plunger Action –
carver clamps. the carver range
Other straight line clamp that can be locked in a pull
includes standard duty through or push action.
4. Squeeze (Plier) Action –
to heavy duty clamps with short holds parts with a pinching action between 2 jaws.
and long reach. Within these 4 groups, clamps are available in a variety
of designs and styles with differing clamping pressure
ratings, handle designs and placements, and clamping
A number of
manual operated toggle clamps are the most common
but power toggle clamps are available which can be
are proudly activated by pneumatic (air) pressure or hydraulic
Australian made. fluid.
Look for this Stainless Steel clamps are also available for increased
resistance to chemical and acid attacks. these are used
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which products. food processing industries.