Nobel Brand Workholding for Oil & Gas, Aerospace and Power Generation

Introducing Nobel Brand Workholding

We are proud to announce that we have acquired the exclusive distribution rights for Nobel Brand Workholding in North America. Nobel Workholding products complement and extends our range of Kitagawa Workholding solutions for North American customers. Our New Nobel Brand Workholding offering begins at 40” and goes up to 11.5’ in diameter.

Covering All Your Oil & Gas Large Workholding Requirements

The Nobel offering includes 3-Jaw and 4-Jaw, Large Through Hole, Manual Chucks and Large Through Hole Power Chucks, Specialized Large VTL Chucks, Face Plates, Boring Mill Jaws and Index Chucks. Many Nobel Oil & Gas Chuck models are currently available, inventoried and in stock at Kitagawa NorthTech headquarters and manufacturing facility in Schaumburg, IL.

Nobel 31/32 and 41/42 Series Manual Chucks

Our most popular Nobel models, the 31/32 and 41/42 have become the industry standard for Large Diameter Pipe Threading, Large Shaft Turning and other Large Diameter Turning Applications. The 31 Series are Heavy Duty scroll style chucks that feature a 3 jaw, self-centering chuck configuration and are available up to 42”. The 41 Series are Heavy Duty, 4 jaw independent chucks popular for out of round and irregular shaped parts. The 41 Series are also available up to 36”. Larger sizes are available upon request.

31/32 Series Heavy Duty Chucks
41/42 Series Heavy Duty Independent Chucks

Nobel CVH & CVB Series VTL Power Chucks

This Nobel VTL Power Chuck Series begins where our Kitagawa NV Series leaves off. Starting at 40”, with size alway up to 11.5’, these VTL chucks are for the largest turning applications. Available in standard 3 or 6 jaw self-centering, power chuck configurations, the CVH Series VTL Chucks are the perfect platform for your large turning requirements. Our CVB VTL Chucks combine a 3 jaw power chuck with 4 Boring Mill Jaw for the ultimate in application flexibility for large Workholding projects.

CVH Series, 3 Jaw Power Chuck
CVB Series Combination VTL
CVH Series, 6 Jaw Power Chuck

Nobel Boring Mill Jaws

Typically used in conjunction with large diameter faceplates, Nobel Boring Mill Jaws are the suitable solution for creating a custom 4 or more jaw independent chuck for large vertical lathes. These large assemblies allow independent radial adjustments and customization to build a Workholding system to meet unique application requirements.

BM-3T Boring Mill Jaws
BM-4T (2 Piece Jaw Type)
BM-4T Boring Mill Jaws
BM-7T Boring Mill Jaws

Nobel Brand Workholding Industries & Applications

  • Any Large Parts Turning Over 40” up to 11.5’
  • All Oil & Gas Country applications including: Large Diameter Pipe Threading, Couplings, etc.
  • Large Bearings in Aerospace & Commercial Applications 
  • Large Valve Bodies in Hydro power
  • Large Castings for Wind & Solar Energy

Learn More About Nobel Brand Large Workholding Products