This is the original Rose-Index with a range of 1” to 2” diameters. This robust tool does not require any collets and maintains a firm and stable grip on your work piece through the entire size range. It is 100% machined from solid steel. All three shapes are machined during the same fixturing to maintain accuracy. This unique version of an indexer is not intended to hold your workpiece, which allows you to turn your machine vise into an indexer in seconds. It is also Removable which gives you almost obstruction free machining of your part.
Easily re-position your workpiece in various ways.
-Rotating 45, 60, or 90 degrees is very easy to do. 30 degrees can be achieved by alternating between a square and adjustable parallels on the Hex. Using angled parallels or upgrading to the “Degree Wheel” allows for 1 degree increments.
-Referencing. The Rose-Index is a quick easy way to maintain a reference on your round part so you can remove it for inspection, going from machine to machine, or even for deburring.
-Repositioning by shifting over if you need that couple inches of extra machine travel or even flip the part end for end for a drastic increase to your machine’s work envelope.
The Rose-Index is a must have for any machinists tool box and is growing in popularity quickly. The Rose-Index is a tool that you will wish you had years ago. Check out videos on YouTube.