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Rectilinear Chuck

Historical Rectilinear Chuck

A Rectilinear Chuck is a larger version of the eccentric chuck. As it has more divisions on it, the rectilinear chuck provides for rotations via the nosewheel that are not as easy to set using the eccentric chuck.

The rectilinear chuck is useful as a platform for the oblique chuck.

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