BIG KAISER

2600 Huntington Boulevard

Hoffman Estates, IL 60192 US

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BIG KAISER is a worldwide leader in high precision tooling systems and solutions for the metalcutting industry that guarantee extreme accuracy and repeatability.

BIG KAISER Expands Smart Damper Lineup with the Addition of EWN & EWD Smart Damper Boring Heads

BIG KAISER introduces the EWN & EWD Smart Damper - precision boring heads with a patented damping system to eliminate vibration in deep-hole finish boring.

BIG KAISER’s Mega Perfect Grip Milling Chuck Eliminates Pullout During Heavy Duty Milling

BIG KAISER introduces the Mega Perfect Grip from BIG Daishowa, a simple to handle, heavy-duty milling chuck for heat resistant super alloys (HRSA) that eliminates end mill pullout under heavy torque loads.

As Seen In Production Machining

Big Kaiser Ramps Up Green Initiatives
By switching to unleaded steel and recyclable packaging, the company will reduce both its own environmental footprint and that of its customers.

Big Kaiser Offers Chip Blower for Cleaning Parts and Tables
  Big Kaiser’s Chip Blower is designed to make removing chips and coolant from parts and machine tables fast and easy, the company says.  The Chip Blower automates in-machine cleaning of coolant and chips by delivering high-volume air flow with spindle rotation.

Big Kaiser Expands BBT30 Toolholder Offering
Big Kaiser has added inch standard sizes for the U.S. market to the production of its Big-Plus BBT30 basic arbors (shell mill holders, end mill holders, shrink fit and blanks).

Big Kaiser’s CAT50 Smart Damper

Big Kaiser Moves Production of CAT50 Smart Damper for Milling to U.S., Expands Offering
The Smart Damper is a damping system that eliminates vibration to enable fine surface finishing and higher metal removal rates.

HDC Straight Shank

Setup Options for Swiss Automatic Lathes
A hydraulic chuck and a counter-balanced centering tool, originally developed as in-house solutions, are now available to address the limited working space that is common in Swiss machining.

Big Kaiser's Stainless Steel and Aluminum Insert Grades for Milling and Chamfering
Big Kaiser’s set of insert grades for its indexable tools—C-Cutter Mini, C-Centering Cutter and Fullcut Mill—are optimized to extend tool life in stainless steel or aluminum.

Improve Efficiency with Big Kaiser’s ChipFans and T-Slot Covers
Big Kaiser’s ChipFans and T-slot covers are accessories that help machines reach maximum levels of productivity, even during downtime.

cutter heads

Index Cutter Heads with Big Kaiser’s Contact Grip
With the addition of the Fullcut radius mill (FRM) and the ball end mill (BE), the Fullcut mill contact grip series now features four connection sizes and seven cutter types.

Lollipop end mill cutter from Sphinx

End Mill Cutter Ideal for Machining Undercuts, Deburring and Multi-Axis Machining
The Lollipop can be used in three-axis and five-axis applications, although five-axis applications are more common.

Big Kaiser's Twin Cutters Help Minimize Tooling and Cycle Times
Big Kaiser’s Series 319SW twin cutter boring head is said to solve virtually any other holemaking problem for the range of 0.787-8.000”, according to the company.

four men standing, holding a check for the NRL

Big Kaiser Donates to NRL Three Years in a Row
Big Kaiser presented a donation for $6,675 to benefit the NTMA’s National Robotics League (NRL). The donation was the result of a year-end promotion by Big Kaiser, giving back to the association a percentage of every order by an NTMA or AMT member company.

dyna force device

Big Kaiser Dyna Force Corrects Retention Force
Big Kaiser’s Dyna Force is a device for measuring the retention force of machine tool spindles.

stabilizer system

Big Kaiser UniLock Stabilizer Supports Tall Parts
Big Kaiser’s UniLock stabilizer system provides lateral support for tall parts during machining, welding or assembly processes and enables the transfer of loads down to the table or base. 

American and Swiss flag with Heule Tool logo in the background

Heule Tool Line Selected for Award
Heule Precision Tool’s BSF tooling has been selected as a finalist for the Swiss-American Business Council (SABC) Innovation Award for 2018. The automated Back Spot Facing tool was chosen for its ability to reduce production costs while improving product quality in high production manufacturing environments. 

hydraulic chuck

Big Kaiser Hydraulic Chucks Change Tools Quickly
PMTS 2019: Big Kaiser’s hydraulic chucks use a single wrench, enabling quick change of cutting tools on a gang slide.

coolant nut diagram

Jet Coolant Nut Improves Surface Finish
Big Kaiser’s Mega Micro-Coolant Nut is designed to provide precise coolant supply to micro-cutting tools applications at high speeds.

Big Kaiser Boring Kit

Buy a Precision Boring Kit; Gift One to a School
Until the end of the year, purchase a precision boring kit from Big Kaiser and the company will send an identical one for free to the educational institution of your choice.

mini boring bar

Mini Indexable Bar Bores Small Parts
Big Kaiser’s 4-mm mini indexable boring bar is especially useful for small component machining.

Students participating in the National Robotics League

Big Kaiser Raises Money for Workforce Development Program
The company will donate 2 percent of orders made by NTMA companies through the end of the year directly to the National Robotics League.

Capto C4

Capto C4 Toolholder Rotates and Turns for Lathes
Big Kaiser expands its range of Big Capto toolholders with a size addition, C4, which is a quick-change system for turret tooling on lathes.

hydraulic chucks

Hydraulic Chucks Clamp in Three Turns
Big Kaiser introduces hydraulic chucks for Swiss lathes.

Product Categories of BIG KAISER

All Other Workpiece Handling, Loading & Feeding Equipment not specified
Angle & Sub Plates
Arbors (for Cutters)
Boring Tools
Boring Tools & Heads for Machining Centers
Boring Tools for Turning Machines
Chamfering Tools
Chuck Jaws & Collets
Chucks, Collet Type (for Workholding)
Chucks, Index
Chucks, Precision
Chucks, Special
Clamps & Fixturing Devices
Collets for Toolholding
Collets for Workholding
Collets, Solid & Master
Counterbores/Countersinks
Couplings
Drill Chucks
Drilling Attachments
Drills
End Mills
Facing Tools/Heads
Fixturing Systems
Grooving Tools
Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
Maintenance & Repair
Milling Cutters
Milling Heads/Attachments
Pedestal Type Fixtures & Tombstone Blocks
Probes, Electromechanical
Retention Knobs
Robot Tooling/Grippers
Tap Drivers & Attachments
Tool Blanks
Tool Condition Monitoring Systems
Tool Conditioning Equipment
Tool Presetters
Tool Repair, Coating & Treatment Services
Tool Storage & Handling Systems
Toolholders
Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change
Vises & Vise Jaws
Workholding, Custom

Trade Names

BIG DAISHOWA
BIG KAISER
Diaset
Innotool
KAISER
mptec
Speroni
Sphinx
Tekusa
Tool Pro
Unilock